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WrestleMania VIII Facts & Stats
WrestleMania VIII marked the legendary Ric Flair's first WrestleMania appearance.
After an eight-month absence, the Ultimate Warrior made his return to World Wrestling Entertainment at WrestleMania VIII.
The Godfather - then known as "Papa Shango" - made his WrestleMania debut at WrestleMania VIII, making a surprise appearance during the main event.
Over 60,000 people attended WrestleMania VIII, held at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Ind.
Reba McIntyre sang "America the Beautiful" to open WrestleMania VIII.
Jake "The Snake" Roberts exited WWE after his loss to the Undertaker at WrestleMania VIII. He would return at the 1996 Royal Rumble, nearly four years later.
After vanishing several months earlier, the Legion of Doom returned to WWE at WrestleMania VIII.
Lex Luger did an interview at WrestleMania VIII, just weeks after signing with World Wrestling Entertainment.
The match between Hollywood Hogan and Sid Justice at WrestleMania VIII was billed as Hogan's retirement match. He competed again at the following year's WrestleMania.