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Encyclopedia > WrestleMania VIII
WrestleMania VIII
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date April 5, 1992
Venue Hoosier Dome
City Indianapolis, Indiana
Attendance 62,167
Pay-per-view chronology
Royal Rumble 1992 WrestleMania VIII SummerSlam 1992

WrestleMania VIII was the eighth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). It took place on April 5, 1992 at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana. This was the last WrestleMania to be held in a stadium until WrestleMania X-Seven. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... The RCA Dome is a domed stadium located in Indianapolis, Indiana which is the home of the Indianapolis Colts NFL franchise. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: , County Founded 1821 Government  - Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area  - City  372 sq mi (963. ... Royal Rumble 1992 was the first annual Royal Rumble professional wrestling pay-per-view event from the World Wrestling Federation. ... SummerSlam 1992 was the fifth annual SummerSlam professional wrestling pay-per-view event from 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 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... The RCA Dome is a domed stadium located in Indianapolis, Indiana which is the home of the Indianapolis Colts NFL franchise. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: , County Founded 1821 Government  - Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area  - City  372 sq mi (963. ... WrestleMania X-Seven was the seventeenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view produced by the World Wrestling Federation. ...

Contents

Results

The Undertaker vs. Jake Roberts
The Undertaker vs. Jake Roberts

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Michael Shawn Hickenbottom (born July 22, 1965) is an American professional wrestler, better known by the ring name Shawn Michaels. ... Sherri Martel (born Sherri Russell)[1] (February 8, 1958 – June 15, 2007) was an American professional wrestler and valet, better known by her ring name, Sensational Sherri. ... Merced Solis (born May 10, 1953) better known by his ring name Tito Santana, is a semi-retired Mexican-American professional wrestler whose career spanned from the late 70s to the early 90s. ... For the Combichrist song, see Everybody Hates You Mark Calaway (born March 24, 1965[2][3]) is an American professional wrestler, better known by the ring name The Undertaker. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A piledriver is a professional wrestling driver move in which the wrestler grabs his/her opponent, turns him/her upside-down, and drops into a sitting or kneeling position, driving the opponents head into the mat. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Intercontinental Championship is a professional wrestling championship. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links WMVIIItaker. ... Image File history File links WMVIIItaker. ... Raymond (Ray) Traylor (May 2, 1963 – September 22, 2004) [1], was an American professional wrestler. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Nasty Boys were a professional wrestling tag team consisting of Brian Knobbs and Jerry Sags, active in the mid to late 1980s and throughout the 1990s. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Jerome Saganovich, better known as Jerry Saggs, is an American former professional wrestler, best known as one half of the tag team The Nasty Boys. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Jacques Rougeau (born June 13, 1960) is a French-Canadian professional wrestler from Saint-Sulpice, Quebec, best known for his appearances in the 1980s and 1990s with the World Wrestling Federation under his own name, and as The Mountie. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Elizabeth Ann Hulette (November 19, 1960 – May 1, 2003), known best as Miss Elizabeth, was a U.S. professional wrestling manager. ... Ric Flair (born February 25, 1949 [1] and named Richard Morgan Fliehr upon his adoption several weeks later), is an iconic American professional wrestler currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment on its RAW brand. ... Information in this article or section has not been verified against sources and may not be reliable. ... The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Championship is a professional wrestling world championship in World Wrestling Entertainment. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Tatanka (born Christopher Chavis on June 8, 1961), is a Native American professional wrestler best known for his work with World Wrestling Entertainment in the 1990s. ... Richard Vigneault (born March 18, 1956) is a Québécois former professional wrestler, best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) between 1980 and 1995 under the ring name Rick Martel. ... The Natural Disasters Earthquake & Typhoon The Natural Disasters was the tag team comprised of Earthquake & Typhoon in the World Wrestling Federation. ... John Anthony Tenta (June 22, 1963 – June 7, 2006) was a Canadian professional wrestler, best known for his work in the World Wrestling Federation as Earthquake. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The World Tag Team Championship is a professional wrestling world tag team championship in World Wrestling Entertainment. ... Money Inc. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Lawrence Michael (Mike) Rotunda (born March 30, 1958), also known as Captain Mike Rotundo and Irwin R. Schyster, is a former American professional wrestler. ... The Mouth of the South Jimmy Hart (also known as The Colonel) (born January 1, 1943 in Memphis, Tennessee) is a professional wrestling manager, executive, composer and musician. ... 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). ... Steve Keirn (born September 10, 1951) is a retired professional wrestler. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Terrence Gene Bollea (born on August 11, 1953) is an American actor and semi-retired professional wrestler better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan. ... Sidney Ray Eudy (born July 4, 1960) is an American professional wrestler, most commonly known as Sid Vicious, but is also well-known as Sid Justice and Sycho (or Psycho) Sid. ... David Lauer David Lauer, better known by his stage name Harvey Wippleman, is a professional wrestler. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

Other on-screen talent

Commentators
Interviewers
Ring announcer
Referees
Others

This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Alfred Hayes (August 8, 1928 – July 21, 2005) was a professional wrestler, manager, and later World Wrestling Federation commentator. ... Sean Mooney is a former play-by-play announcer working for the World Wrestling Federation. ... Eugene Mean Gene Okerlund (born November 29, 1938 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota), is a former American professional wrestling interviewer and announcer. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Danny Davis Dan Marsh was a professional wrestling referee and a professional wrestler most famous as Danny Davis of the World Wrestling Federation. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Joey Marella Joey Marella was a professional wrestling referee. ... Paul Ellering with the Legion of Doom Paul Ellering is a well-known professional wrestling manager known for managing the Legion of Doom when they were known as The Road Warriors. ... This article is about the professional wrestling team, for otheruses see Road warrior The Road Warriors were a professional wrestling tag team famously comprised of Michael Hawk Hegstrand and Joseph Animal Laurinaitis, though other members were added later. ... Lawrence (Larry) Wendell Pfohl (born June 2, 1958), is an American former bodybuilder, professional wrestler, and American football player better known by his wrestling ring name, Lex Luger. ...

Notes

Hulk Hogan vs. Sid Justice
Hulk Hogan vs. Sid Justice

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References

  • WrestleMania VIII Facts/Stats

External links

  • The Official Website of WrestleMania VIII
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

  Results from FactBites:
 
WrestleMania VIII - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (532 words)
WrestleMania VIII took place one April 5, 1992 from the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana.
This is the first WrestleMania to use the generic "WrestleMania ring apron skirt" and "rafter banner." They would be subsequently used until WrestleMania 13.
This was the first WrestleMania where the WWF Champion (or the championship, in the case of WrestleMania IV) was not featured in the main event.
WrestleMania 13: Information from Answers.com (392 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.
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