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American Wrestling Alliance - Omaha
World Heavyweight Championship
(June 14, 1957 - September 7, 1963)
Won By: Won From:     Date: Event: Location: Length of         
Title Reign:         
Edouard Carpentier Lou Thesz Jun. 14, 1957        -- Chicago, IL, USA 1 yr, 56 days     
Carpentier wins the title via forfeit when Thesz is unable to compete to due a back injury. A.W.A. offices begin recognizing Carpentier as champion in Omaha, NE, Boston, MA, Atlanta, GA and Los Angeles, CA. The N.W.A. soon withdraws recognition of Carpentier ever being champion and returns it to Thesz. A.W.A. Omaha continues to recognize Carpentier as world champion.
Verne Gagne Edouard Carpentier Aug. 09, 1958        -- Omaha, NE, USA 98 days     
Wilbur Snyder Verne Gagne Nov. 15, 1958        -- Omaha, NE, USA 120 days     
Dick The Bruiser Wilbur Snyder ???. ??, 1959        -- -- 132 days     
Wilbur Snyder (2) Dick The Bruiser Jul. 25, 1959        -- Omaha, NE, USA 70 days     
Dr. X Wilbur Snyder Oct. 03, 1959        -- Omaha, NE, USA 1 yr, 96 days     
Don Leo Jonathan Dr. X Jan. 07, 1961        -- Omaha, NE, USA 28 days     
Dr. X (2) Don Leo Jonathan Feb. 04, 1961        -- Omaha, NE, USA 58 days     
Don Leo Jonathan (2) Dr. X Apr. 03, 1961        -- Omaha, NE, USA 47 days     
** Title Vacated ** Don Leo Jonathan May 20, 1961        -- -- 0 days     
Don Leo Jonathan (3) Bobo Brazil May 20, 1961        -- Omaha, NE, USA 119 days     
Verne Gagne (2) Don Leo Jonathan Sep. 16, 1961        -- Omaha, NE, USA 318 days     
Fritz Von Erich Verne Gagne Jul. 31, 1962        -- Omaha, NE, USA 25 days     
Verne Gagne (3) Fritz Von Erich Aug. 25, 1962        -- Omaha, NE, USA 174 days     
Crusher Lisowski Verne Gagne Feb. 15, 1963        -- Omaha, NE, USA 155 days     
Verne Gagne (4) Crusher Lisowski Jul. 20, 1963        -- Minneapolis, MN, USA 7 days     
Fritz Von Erich (2) Verne Gagne Jul. 27, 1963        -- Omaha, NE, USA 42 days     
Verne Gagne (5) Fritz Von Erich Sep. 07, 1963        -- Omaha, NE, USA 0 days     
Gagne had earlier won the A.W.A. World Heavyweight Championship off of Fritz Von Erich on August 8, 1963 in Amarillo, TX. This win unifies the titles and recognition of Omaha's World Heavyweight Championship is dropped.