WWE's "Ace of Belts" Dave Millican's 10 favorite championship titles

NWA World Heavyweight Championship

At one time considered to be the symbol of excellence in professional wrestling, the NWA World Heavyweight Title was held by legendary WWE Hall of Famers like Dusty Rhodes, Terry Funk and, of course, Ric Flair.

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“It was originally made by a jeweler in Mexico in 1973 with a red velvet strap,” Millican said. “But the strap didn’t hold up, and they changed it over to the black lace leather while Jack Brisco was champion.”

While the same design remains with the National Wrestling Alliance and is still defended to this day, the original belt is now located in WWE’s Stamford, Conn., headquarters. According to WWE archivist Ben Brown, it’s definitely the genuine article because of a dent in the dome, courtesy of Harley Race’s skull.