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Encyclopedia > WWF Over the Edge

Over the Edge was a professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) in 1998 and 1999. For the video game, see Pro Wrestling (video game). ... 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. ...

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1998

Over the Edge 1998
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date May 31, 1998
Venue Wisconsin Center Arena
City Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Attendance 9,822
Pay-per-view chronology
Unforgiven 1998 Over the Edge 1998 King of the Ring 1998

Over the Edge 1998 was the 22nd In Your House PPV, taking place on May 31, 1998 at the Wisconsin Center Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... U.S. Cellular Arena (formerly the Milwaukee Arena, MECCA Arena and Wisconsin Center Arena) is an indoor arena located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... For other places with the same name, see Milwaukee (disambiguation). ... Unforgiven is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment, which has been held in September since the 1999 edition. ... King of the Ring logo (1999-present) King of the Ring is an annual World Wrestling Entertainment tournament first held in 1985. ... is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... U.S. Cellular Arena (formerly the Milwaukee Arena, MECCA Arena and Wisconsin Center Arena) is an indoor arena located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... For other places with the same name, see Milwaukee (disambiguation). ...


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1999

Over the Edge 1999
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date May 23, 1999
Venue Kemper Arena
City Kansas City, Missouri
Attendance 16,472
Pay-per-view chronology
No Mercy 1999 UK Over the Edge 1999 King of the Ring 1999

Over the Edge 1999 took place on May 23, 1999 at the Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Missouri. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 456 × 599 pixelsFull resolution (1904 × 2500 pixel, file size: 1. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... Kemper Arena American Royal Center is an 19,500 seat indoor arena in Kansas City, Missouri that has hosted NCAA Final Four basketball games, professional basketball and hockey teams, the 1976 Republican Convention, and is the ongoing host of the American Royal livestock show. ... Nickname: Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... This article is about the professional wrestling pay-per-view event. ... King of the Ring logo (1999-present) King of the Ring is an annual World Wrestling Entertainment tournament first held in 1985. ... is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... Kemper Arena American Royal Center is an 19,500 seat indoor arena in Kansas City, Missouri that has hosted NCAA Final Four basketball games, professional basketball and hockey teams, the 1976 Republican Convention, and is the ongoing host of the American Royal livestock show. ... Nickname: Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ...

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Aftermath

Over the Edge 1999 was remembered by professional wrestlers and fans alike, as the show where Owen Hart fell to his death during an in-ring stunt. The WWF made the decision to continue the show after Owen's death, a decision that was criticized by many and still is today. For the video game, see Pro Wrestling (video game). ... Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian professional wrestler who was most known for his time in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... An under 16s motorbike display team perform a potentially dangerous stunt Freestyle & Stunt Show 2007 - Landrévarzec A stunt is an unusual and difficult physical feat, or any act requiring a special skill, performed for artistic purposes in TV, theatre or cinema. ...


On May 24, 1999, a tribute to Owen Hart was held on Raw is War in St. Louis called RAW is Owen. It featured interviews from his fellow wrestlers. is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Missouri Coordinates: , Country State County Independent City Government  - Mayor Francis G. Slay (D) Area  - City  66. ... Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian professional wrestler who was most known for his time in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... In professional wrestling, a promo is short for promotional interview, a dialogue or monologue used to advance a storyline. ...


After only two years, the event was retired, apparently out of respect for Owen Hart. Over the Edge has not been held since. In addition, Over the Edge 1999 has never been officially released on VHS or DVD, although bootleg copies of Over the Edge 1999 (as recorded from the original broadcasts) have been known to pop up on eBay and on BitTorrent sites. Bottom view of VHS cassette with magnetic tape exposed Top view of VHS cassette with front casing removed The Video Home System, better known by its abbreviation VHS, is a recording and playing standard. ... Size comparison: A 12 cm Sony DVD+RW and a 19 cm Dixon Ticonderoga pencil. ... eBay headquarters in San Jose eBay North First Street satellite office campus (home to PayPal) eBay Inc. ... This article is about the protocol. ...


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WWF Over the Edge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (123 words)
Over the Edge was a WWF pay-per-view event, held in 1998 and 1999.
Over the Edge 1999 was an event that will be remembered by professional wrestlers and fans alike, as Owen Hart fell to his death during an in-ring stunt.
The WWF made the controversial decision to continue the show after Owen's death, a decision that was criticised by many and still is today.
Over the Edge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (188 words)
Over the Hedge (film), a 2006 comedy starring Bruce Willis and Eugene Levy.
Over the Edge (newspaper), a student newspaper ot the University of Northern British Columbia
Over the Edge (novel), a novel by Harlan Ellison
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