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Encyclopedia > SummerSlam (1993)
SummerSlam 1993
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date August 30, 1993
Venue The Palace of Auburn Hills
City Auburn Hills, Michigan
Attendance 23,954
Pay-per-view chronology
King of the Ring 1993 SummerSlam 1993 Survivor Series 1993

SummerSlam 1993 was the sixth annual SummerSlam professional wrestling pay-per-view event from the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). It took place on August 30, 1993 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Image File history File links SummerSlam_1993. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 242nd day of the year (243rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... The Palace of Auburn Hills (a. ... Auburn Hills is a city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... King of the Ring logo (1999-present) King of the Ring is an annual World Wrestling Entertainment tournament first held in 1985. ... Survivor Series 1993 was the seventh annual Survivor Series pay-per-view professional wrestling event for the World Wrestling Federation. ... Official SummerSlam logo as of 2006 SummerSlam is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view event held in August by World Wrestling Entertainment. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Pay-per-view is the name given to a system by which television viewers can call and order events to be seen on TV and pay for the private telecast of that event to their homes later. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 242nd day of the year (243rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... The Palace of Auburn Hills (a. ... Auburn Hills is a city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ...

Contents

Results

Razor Ramon giving Ted DiBiase the Razor's Edge.
    • The "Rest in Peace" match meant that there was no disqualification and no count-out.
    • Half-way through the match Bearer brought out a black wreath. Bearer was confronted by Wippleman and, with one punch, knocked him out unconscious. Bearer then retrieved Undertaker's urn.
    • After the match, Gonzalez attacked Wippleman and ended their partnership.
  • Tatanka and The Smokin' Gunns (Billy and Bart) defeated Bam Bam Bigelow and The Headshrinkers (Fatu and Samu) (w/Afa) (11:15)
    • Tatanka pinned Samu with a roll-up.
  • Lex Luger defeated WWF Champion Yokozuna (w/Mr. Fuji and Jim Cornette) (17:58)
    • Luger defeated Yokozuna by count-out after Yokozuna was knocked out of the ring after being hit by Luger's steel-plated forearm, therefore Yokozuna retained the Championship.

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Other on-screen talent

Interviewers
Referees
Commentators
Other

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Notes

From left to right: Bart Gunn, Tatanka and Billy Gunn head back to the locker room after their match.
  • Randy Savage introduced Aaron Neville, who sung the American National Anthem before the main event match.
  • Akio Sato was one of the Japanese flag bearers in the pre-main event ceremonies.
  • This was the first Summerslam in which the WWF Intercontinental Championship was successfully defended. All others prior had resulted in the champion losing his title.
  • Tatanka with Sherri vs. Bam Bam Bigelow with Luna was changed to the 6-man tag team match.
  • Ludvig Borga replaced Rick Martel for reasons unknown.

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References

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