The 25 best Intercontinental Champions

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First introduced to WWE on Sept. 1, 1979, the Intercontinental Championship has been held by a wide variety of unique and talented competitors from Don Muraco to "Rowdy" Roddy Piper to Santino Marella.

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For some Superstars, winning this coveted title was the pinnacle of their career. For others, it was just the beginning. Regardless, this list is not concerned with what was accomplished before or after a Superstar's title reign, but what they did during their time as champion. And of the many greats that have held the Intercontinental Title, these are the 25 greatest.