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Encyclopedia > WrestleMania 13
WrestleMania 13
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date March 23, 1997
Venue Rosemont Horizon
City Rosemont, Illinois
Attendance 18,197
Pay-per-view chronology
In Your House 13: Final Four WrestleMania 13 In Your House 14: Revenge of the 'Taker

WrestleMania 13 was the thirteenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event from the World Wrestling Federation. The event was held on March 23, 1997 at the Rosemont Horizon in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, Illinois. The tagline for the event was "Heat" Image File history File links Logo-wm13. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... The Allstate Arena is a sports arena in Rosemont, Illinois, which is home to the Chicago Wolves hockey club, DePaul University mens basketball, and the Chicago Rush Arena football team. ... Rosemont is a village located in Cook County, Illinois, founded in 1956. ... In Your House Logo For the song In Your House by The Cure, see Seventeen Seconds In Your House was a pay-per-view series created by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... In Your House Logo For the song In Your House by The Cure, see Seventeen Seconds In Your House was a pay-per-view series created by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... Official WrestleMania logo WrestleMania is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment since 1985. ... 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 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... The Allstate Arena is a sports arena in Rosemont, Illinois, which is home to the Chicago Wolves hockey club, DePaul University mens basketball, and the Chicago Rush Arena football team. ... Rosemont is a village located in Cook County, Illinois, founded in 1956. ...

Contents

Results

Bret Hart vs. Steve Austin

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Other on-screen talent

Commentators
Spanish commentators
French commentators
Interviewers
Ring announcer
Referees

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Notes

  • Steve Austin and Bret Hart entered WrestleMania 13 as in-ring rivals. Almost a decade later, at the 2006 WWE Hall Of Fame Induction ceremony, Steve Austin inducted Bret Hart into the Hall of Fame.
  • This is the second WrestleMania to use Arabic numerals.
  • This was the last WrestleMania to use the classic red, white, and blue ring ropes, blue mats on the outside, and plain colored steel barricades surrounding the area.
  • The match between Steve Austin and Bret Hart is remembered for its double turn: Austin turned face, and Hart turned heel simultaneously.
  • The Rock and The Sultan, who wrestled each other for the IC title, are cousins.
  • The Rock's father, former professional wrestler Rocky Johnson, appeared at the show.

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References

  • WrestleMania 13 Facts/Stats

External links

  • The Official Website of WrestleMania 13
WrestleMania
I 1985 • 2 1986 • III 1987 • IV 1988 • V 1989 • VI 1990 • VII 1991 • VIII 1992 • IX 1993
X 1994 • XI 1995 • XII 1996 • 13 1997 • XIV 1998 • XV 1999 • XVI 2000 • X-Seven 2001
X8 2002 • XIX 2003 • XX 2004 • 21 2005 • 22 2006 • 23 2007 • 24 2008

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WrestleMania 13 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (417 words)
WrestleMania 13, subtitled "Heat", was the thirteenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event from the World Wrestling Federation.
The event was held on March 23, 1997, with an attendance of 18,197 in the Rosemont Horizon in the Chicago suberb of Rosemont, Illinois.
This was the last WrestleMania to use the classic red, white, and blue ring ropes, blue mats on the outside, and plain colored steel barricades surrounding the area.
Epinions.com - WWF/WWE Wrestlemania Ranked From Worst To First (1470 words)
Wrestlemania V This was one of those Wrestlemanias that had a lot of matches, most of which were bad and were there to make the main event look even bigger.
Wrestlemania VII It was the red, white, and blue vs. the Iraqi sympathizer.
Wrestlemania X had two great matches, one that gets more credit than it should, and one that is underrated in Wrestlemania lore.
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