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American Wrestling Association
World Heavyweight Championship (Boston)
(February 21, 1928 - November 1952)
Won By: Won From:     Date: Event: Location: Length of         
Title Reign:         
Ed "The Strangler" Lewis Joe Stecher Feb. 21, 1928        -- St. Louis, MO, USA 0 days     
Lewis is recognized as A.W.A. World Heavyweight Champion in Boston after defeating Joe Stecher for the National Boxing Association's World Wrestling Heavyweight Championship.
Gus Sonnenberg Ed Lewis Jan. 04, 1929        -- Boston, MA, USA 1 yr, 340 days     
Ed Don George Gus Sonnenberg Dec. 10, 1930        -- Los Angeles, CA, USA 125 days     
Ed "The Strangler" Lewis (2) Ed Don George Apr. 14, 1931        -- Los Angeles, CA, USA 20 days     
Henri Deglane Ed Lewis May 04, 1931        -- Montreal, PQ, Canada 1 yr, 281 days     
Deglane defeated Lewis via disqualification after alleging that Lewis bit him during the match. He is recognized in Boston and Montreal as A.W.A. World Champion. Illinois still recognizes Lewis as N.B/W.A World Champion.
Ed Don George (2) Henri Deglane Feb. 09, 1933        -- Boston, MA, USA 2 yrs, 172 days     
Danno O'Mahoney Ed Don George Jul. 30, 1935        -- Boston, MA, USA 348 days     
O'Mahoney is recognized as the Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion as he is also the reigning New York State Athletic Commission's World Champion and the National Boxing/Wrestling Association's World Champion.
Yvon Robert Danno O'Mahoney Jul. 13, 1936        -- Montreal, PQ, Canada 1 yr, 155 days     
** Title Vacated ** Yvon Robert Dec. 15, 1937        -- -- 14 days     
Robert is stripped of the title for not willing to defend it against Lou Thesz.
Lou Thesz Everette Marshal Dec. 29, 1937        -- St. Louis, MO, USA 44 days     
Thesz is awarded the title after defeated Marshall.
Steve Casey Lou Thesz Feb. 11, 1938        -- Boston, MA, USA 1 yr, 19 days     
Marv Westenberg Steve Casey Mar. 02, 1939        -- Boston, MA, USA 14 days     
Gus Sonnenberg (2) Marv Westenberg Mar. 16, 1939        -- Boston, MA, USA 13 days     
Steve Casey (2) Gus Sonnenberg Mar. 29, 1939        -- Boston, MA, USA 20 days     
Ed Don George (3) Steve Casey Apr. 18, 1939        -- Albany, NY, USA 199 days     
Steve Casey (3) Ed Don George Nov. 03, 1939        -- Buffalo, NY, USA 191 days     
The French Angel Steve Casey May 13, 1940        -- Boston, MA, USA 2 yrs, 2 days     
Steve Casey (4) The French Angel May 14, 1942        -- Boston, MA, USA 79 days     
The French Angel (2) Steve Casey Aug. 01, 1942        -- San Francisco, CA, USA 14 days     
Steve Casey (5) The French Angel Aug. 15, 1942        -- San Francisco, CA, USA 2 yrs, 254 days     
In 1944, Casey enlists in the U.S. Army. A series of elimination matches declares Sandor Szabo as duration World Champion, however, A.W.A. doesn't recognize him as the legitimate world champion as he has not defeated Steve Casey. Casey returns from his tour of duty and in 1945, defeats Szabo in a consolidation match for the title.
Sandor Szabo Steve Casey Apr. 25, 1945        -- Boston, MA, USA 7 days     
Frank Sexton Sandor Szabo May 02, 1945        -- Boston, MA, USA 35 days     
Steve Casey (6) Frank Sexton Jun. 06, 1945        -- Boston, MA, USA 21 days     
Frank Sexton (2) Steve Casey Jun. 27, 1945        -- Boston, MA, USA 4 yrs, 331 days     
Sexton defeated Maryland World Heavyweight Championship Babe Sharkey on January 29, 1946 to unify the titles. Recognition of the Maryland championship is soon abandoned.
Don Eagle Frank Sexton May 23, 1950        -- Cleveland, OH, USA 3 days     
Gorgeous George Don Eagle May 26, 1950        -- Chicago, IL, USA 97 days     
Don Eagle (2) Gorgeous George Aug. 31, 1950        -- Columbus, OH, USA 2 yrs, 63 days     
The title is vacated in November of 1952 and abandoned after Eagle is unable to compete due to back injuries. The title is replaced with the A.W.A. Eastern States Heavyweight Championship.