United States Championship - Rick Rude

November 19, 1991 - December 01, 1992

When it comes to the United States Championship, Rick Rude is considered one of the greatest title holders of all time. Rude defeated Sting in November 1991. He went on to hold the championship for over one year. It wasn't until he was forced to vacate the championship due to injury that the title was taken from around his waist.