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WrestleMania VII Event Venue
Los Angeles Sports Arena
The Los Angeles Sports Arena is formerly home to the NBA's Los Angles Clippers.
The Los Angeles Sports Arena played host to two WrestleManias - the third installment of WrestleMania 2 and WrestleMania VII.
On July 4, 1959, Vice President Richard M. Nixon dedicated the Arena in "recognition of all who served their country in all wars."
The first event in the venue was on July 8, 1959. It featured Bantamweight title fight between Jose Becerra and Alphonse Halimi before 13,657 fans.
Movies Filmed at the LA Sports Arena include Rocky I - III, "Space Jam" and "The Last Boy Scout."