Today In Pro Wrestling History (Feb 13): Smiles and Title Reigns Don’t Last Forever

Today In Pro Wrestling History: On February 13th, 1997, marks a memorable day in wrestling history. On a special edition of WWF’s “Thursday RAW Thursday,” Shawn Michaels, in a poignant moment, relinquishes the WWF World Heavyweight Championship. His heartfelt speech, famously known for the phrase “Losing My Smile,” resonated deeply with fans and wrestlers alike.

Today In Pro Wrestling History 13th February: Smiles and Title Reigns Don’t Last Forever

Today In Pro Wrestling History February 13
Shawn Michaels.

This pivotal moment led to Bret Hart claiming the title at “In Your House 13” in a four-way elimination match. However, the story didn’t end there. In a dramatic turn of events, Michaels would controversially regain the championship at “Survivor Series 1997” in what became known as the ‘Montreal Screwjob’, a moment etched in wrestling folklore.

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