WWE World Heavyweight Championship - Superstar Billy Graham

April 30, 1977 - February 20, 1978

"Superstar" Billy Graham had come up on the short end of the stick several times when it came to facing WWE Champion Bruno Sammartino, but he finally pulled out the victory in April 1977. Graham went on to hold the championship for almost a year. In that time he faced such legendary Superstars as Sammartino, Bob Backlund and WWE Hall of Famers Ivan Putski, Gorilla Monsoon and Chief Jay Strongbow.

This WeekIn 2001

March 5, 2001
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