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National Wrestling Association/
Mid-America
Heavyweight Championship
(May 1957 - October 1980)
Won By: Won From:     Date: Event: Location: Length of         
Title Reign:         
Buddy Rogers -- May 01, 1957        -- -- 0 days     
Recognized as champion in May of 1957, unknown when, where and whom he defeated for the title.
Mighty Atlas -- Apr. 01, 1958        -- -- 23 days     
Recognized as champion in April of 1958, unknown when, where or whom he defeated for the title.
Tor Yamata Mighty Atlas Apr. 24, 1958        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 252 days     
** Unknown ** -- Jan. 01, 1959        -- -- 12 yrs, 184 days     
Title history unknown between Yamata's win and Len Rossi's win in 1971.
Len Rossi -- Jul. 01, 1971        -- -- 336 days     
Recognized as champion in July of 1971, unknown when, where or whom he defeated for the title.
Tony Charles -- Jun. 01, 1972        -- -- 2 yrs, 122 days     
Recognized as champion in June of 1972, unknown when, where or whom he defeated for the title.
Don Kent Tony Charles Oct. 01, 1974        -- -- 95 days     
Recognized as champion in October of 1974, unknown when, where or whom he defeated for the title.
Jackie Fargo Don Kent Jan. 04, 1975        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 15 days     
Don Kent (2) Jackie Fargo Jan. 19, 1975        -- -- 17 days     
Recognized as champion in January, exact day or location of title win unknown.
Luke Graham Don Kent Feb. 05, 1975        -- Nashville, TN, USA 55 days     
Don Kent (3) Luke Graham Apr. 01, 1975        -- -- 36 days     
Recognized as champion in April, exact day or location of title win of title win unknown.
Luke Graham (2) Don Kent May 07, 1975        -- Nashville, TN, USA 55 days     
King Harley Race -- Jul. 01, 1975        -- -- 62 days     
Recognized as champion after Luke Grahame, exact date, location or opponent of title win unknown.
Magnificent Zulu Harley Race Sep. 01, 1975        -- -- 8 days     
Exact date or location of title win unknown.
Harley Race (2) Magnificent Zulu Sep. 09, 1975        -- Memphis, TN, USA 83 days     
Jackie Fargo (2) -- Dec. 01, 1975        -- -- 91 days     
Recognized as champion in December, exact date, location or opponent of title win unknown.
Dick Steinborn -- Mar. 01, 1976        -- -- 92 days     
Recognized as champion in March, exact date, location or opponent of title win unknown.
Roger Kirby Dick Steinborn Jun. 01, 1976        -- -- 74 days     
Recognized as champion in June, exact date, location or opponent of title win unknown.
Bob Armstrong Roger Kirby Aug. 14, 1976        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 18 days     
Big Bad John Bob Armstrong Sep. 01, 1976        -- -- 24 days     
Recognized as champion in September, exact day and location of title win unknown.
Bob Armstrong (2) Big Bad John Sep. 25, 1976        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 6 days     
Roger Kirby Bob Armstrong Oct. 01, 1976        -- -- 41 days     
Recognized as champion in October, exact day and location of title win unknown.
Tommy Rich Roger Kirby Nov. 11, 1976        -- -- 51 days     
Recognized as champion in November, exact date and location of title win unknown.
Russian Stomper Tommy Rich Jan. 01, 1977        -- -- 43 days     
Recognized as champion in January, exact day and location of title win unknown.
Ken Lucas Russian Stomper Feb. 13, 1977        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 61 days     
The Executioner Ken Lucas Apr. 15, 1977        -- Huntsville, AL, USA 43 days     
Jackie Fargo (2) The Executioner May 28, 1977        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 104 days     
** Title Vacated ** Jackie Fargo Sep. 09, 1977        -- -- 30 days     
Fargo vacates the title due to injury, exact date unknown.
Lanny Poffo Tournament Oct. 09, 1977        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 62 days     
Poffo defeated Dennis Hall in the finals of a tournament for the vacant title.
Don Kent (4) Lanny Poffo Dec. 10, 1977        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 24 days     
Randy Savage Don Kent Jan. 03, 1978        -- Birmingham, AL, USA 82 days     
Dutch Mantell Randy Savage Mar. 26, 1978        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 56 days     
Don Garfield Dutch Mantell May 21, 1978        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 7 days     
Dutch Mantell (2) Don Garfield May 28, 1978        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 45 days     
Whipper Watson, Jr. Dutch Mantell Jul. 12, 1978        -- Nashville, TN, USA 10 days     
Dutch Mantell (3) Whipper Watson, Jr. Jul. 22, 1978        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 21 days     
The Blue Yankee (2) Dutch Mantell Aug. 12, 1978        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 32 days     
** Title Vacated ** The Blue Yankee Sep. 13, 1978        -- -- 7 days     
The title is vacated after a controversial match against Dutch Mantell in September, exact day unknown.
The Mexican Angel Tournament Sep. 20, 1978        -- Nashville, TN, USA 52 days     
The Mexican Angel wins a 13-man tournament for the vacant title.
Dutch Mantell (4) The Mexican Angel Nov. 11, 1978        -- Nashville, TN, USA 0 days     
Randy Savage (2) Dutch Mantell Nov. 11, 1978        -- Nashville, TN, USA 82 days     
Bobby Eaton Randy Savage Feb. 01, 1979        -- -- 87 days     
Chris Colt Bobby Eaton Apr. 29, 1979        -- Nashville, TN, USA 24 days     
Ron Garfield Chris Colt May 23, 1979        -- Nashville, TN, USA 10 days     
Dennis Condrey Gorgeous George, Jr. Jun. 02, 1979        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 140 days     
Condrey defeated George, Jr. for the title, unknown why Ron Garfield was not involved in the match.
Dutch Mantell (5) Dennis Condrey Oct. 20, 1979        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 4 days     
Bobby Eaton (2) Dutch Mantell Oct. 24, 1979        -- Nashville, TN, USA 32 days     
Chris Colt (2) Bobby Eaton Nov. 25, 1979        -- Nashville, TN, USA 6 days     
Bobby Eaton (3) Chris Colt Dec. 01, 1979        -- -- 78 days     
Recognized as champion in December, exact day and location of win unknown.
Gorgeous George, Jr. Bobby Eaton Feb. 17, 1980        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 7 days     
Bobby Eaton (4) Gorgeous George Feb. 24, 1980        -- -- 7 days     
Recognized as champion in February, exact day and location of win unknown.
Tojo Yamamoto Bobby Eaton Mar. 02, 1980        -- -- 30 days     
Recognized as champion after Eaton, exact date and location of win unknown.
Steve Travis Tojo Yamamoto Apr. 01, 1980        -- -- 4 days     
Recognized as champion in April, exact day and location of win unknown.
Roger Mason Steve Travis Apr. 05, 1980        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 35 days     
Rocky Johnson Roger Mason May 10, 1980        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 20 days     
Great Togo Rocky Johnson May 30, 1980        -- -- 26 days     
Recognized as champion in May, exact day and location of win unknown.
Robert Gibson Great Togo Jun. 25, 1980        -- Nashville, TN, USA 28 days     
Bobby Eaton (5) Robert Gibson Jul. 23, 1980        -- Nashville, TN, USA 40 days     
The Great Mephisto Bobby Eaton Sep. 01, 1980        -- -- 26 days     
Recognized as champion in September, exact date, location and opponent of win unknown.
Tojo Yamamoto (2) The Great Mephisto Sep. 27, 1980        -- Chattanooga, TN, USA 33 days     
The title was abandoned in October of 1980 after Jerry Jarrett takes over the control of the Mid-American championships from Nick Gulas. The title is revived a year later as the C.W.A. Mid-American Heavyweight Championship