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Encyclopedia > WrestleMania XV
WrestleMania XV
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date March 28, 1999
Venue First Union Center
City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Attendance 19,514
Pay-per-view chronology
St. Valentine's Day Massacre: In Your House WrestleMania XV Backlash: In Your House

WrestleMania XV was the fifteenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). The event took place on March 28, 1999 at the First Union Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The tagline for WrestleMania XV was The Ragin' Climax. Image File history File links WrestleMania 15 official logo. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love endure Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: , Country Commonwealth County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government  - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area  - City 369. ... St. ... 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. ... 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. ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love endure Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: , Country Commonwealth County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government  - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area  - City 369. ... A tagline is a variant of a branding slogan typically used in marketing materials and advertising. ...

Contents

Results

Stone Cold Steve Austin winning the WWF Championship
Stone Cold Steve Austin winning the WWF Championship

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Other on-screen talent

19,514 fans at the First Union Center for WrestleMania XV
Commentators
Spanish commentators
Interviewer
Ring announcer
Referees

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Notes

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References

  • WrestleMania XV Facts/Stats

External links

  • The Official Website of WrestleMania XV
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WrestleMania XV - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (870 words)
WrestleMania XV was the fifteenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event from the World Wrestling Federation.
The tagline for WrestleMania XV was The Ragin' Climax.
WrestleMania XV marked the first time that the Hardcore Championship was defended at a WrestleMania event.
WrestleMania: Information from Answers.com (2005 words)
WrestleMania is the annual flagship pay-per-view event of World Wrestling Entertainment, widely regarded as "The Grandaddy of them all," or "The showcase of the immortals".
WrestleMania is to WWE as the World Cup is to FIFA, Super Bowl is to the NFL, the World Series is to MLB, the Stanley Cup Finals is to the NHL, and the NBA Finals is to the NBA in the sense that it is the most important event of the year in sports entertainment.
WrestleMania VI and X8 are the only WrestleManias to have been held outside of the United States, both being held at SkyDome (now the Rogers Centre), in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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