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Triple H reveals Bruno Sammartino statue at WrestleMania Axxess

A statue honoring WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino, the longest reigning WWE Champion in history, was unveiled at the opening session of WrestleMania Axxess in New Orleans.

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'I felt like we were all at a funeral': Remembering the night Bruno Sammartino lost the WWE Title

Veteran wrestling journalist Bill Apter makes his WWE.com debut with this inside look at what was once the most shocking moment in WWE history — the night Bruno Sammartino lost his WWE Title to Ivan Koloff in Madison Square Garden.

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From The Garden to an attic: How the original WWE Title was lost for 50 years — and found

Find out how WWE reacquired the WWE Title that Bruno Sammartino won on May 17, 1963, 50 years after it vanished from sight.

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10 Custom WWE Championship designs for classic Superstars

We've seen what John Cena and The Rock have done to customize the WWE Championship, but what stamp would classic Superstars put on the supreme prize? See WWE.com's dream designs here.

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An introductory guide to the early WWE Champions

The WWE Championship became a piece of pop culture when Hulk Hogan grabbed it in 1984, but what did the title mean when it was held by Superstars like Stan Stasiak and "Superstar" Billy Graham? WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel educates us all on the early WWE Champions.

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Watch the entire 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on digital pay-per-view

Watch the entire 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on digital pay-per-view

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Don't miss the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony tonight on USA Network!

The 2013 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony will be broadcast tonight on USA Network. Also, for the first time ever, the WWE Universe can access exclusive content on WWE Active during the WWE Hall of Fame special.

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2013 WWE Hall of Fame inductees react to epic Madison Square Garden enshrinement

As the epic 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony drew to its close, the evening's inductees, presenters, and guests of honor took a moment to share their thoughts with WWE.com.

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Bruno Sammartino honored with the key to Jersey City, N.J.

On the eve of his induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, Bruno Sammartino received a ceremonial key to Jersey City, N.J. Get the full details of The Living Legend's latest honor.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger to induct Bruno Sammartino into the WWE Hall of Fame

Bodybuilding icon, international movie star and two-time Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger will induct Bruno Sammartino into the WWE Hall of Fame.

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