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Starrcade (1983)

TV Special | 180 min | Action, Sport

The first true "supercard" in pro wrestling history, this show, held on Thanksgiving Night 1983 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, featured Harley Race defending the NWA World heavyweight championship against "Nature Boy" Ric Flair inside...See moreThe first true "supercard" in pro wrestling history, this show, held on Thanksgiving Night 1983 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, featured Harley Race defending the NWA World heavyweight championship against "Nature Boy" Ric Flair inside a steel cage (with former champ "Big Thunder" Gene Kiniski as special guest referee). Also that night, Jack & Jerry Brisco defended the 'NWA' World tag team championship (JCP version) against former titleholders Ricky Steamboat & Jay Youngblood, then-U.S. champ Greg Valentine met Rowdy Roddy Piper in a non-title dog collar match, Charlie Brown From Outta Town (Jimmy Valiant in a mask) challenged The Great Kabuki for the 'NWA' television championship, Dick Slater & Cowboy Bob Orton met Wahoo McDaniel & Mark Youngblood (replacing Hulk Hogan), Carlos Colon collided with Abdullah the Butcher, Kevin Sullivan & Mark Lewin faced Johnny Weaver & Scott McGhee, and The Assassins tangled with Bugsy McGraw & Rufus R. "Freight Train" Jones. Written by Anonymous See less
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Nov 24, 1983 (United States)

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Harley Race
Harley Race Harley Race   See fewer
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Ric Flair
Ric Flair Ric Flair   See fewer
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Gerald Brisco
Jerry Brisco - The Brisco Brothers Jerry Brisco - The Brisco Brothers   See fewer
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Jack Brisco
Himself - The Brisco Brothers Himself - The Brisco Brothers   See fewer
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Richard Blood
Ricky Steamboat Ricky Steamboat   See fewer
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Jay Youngblood
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Jimmy Valiant
Charlie Brown Charlie Brown   See fewer
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Roddy Piper
Rowdy Roddy Piper Rowdy Roddy Piper   See fewer
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Greg Valentine
Greg 'The Hammer' Valentine Greg 'The Hammer' Valentine   See fewer
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Bob Orton
'Cowboy' Bob Orton 'Cowboy' Bob Orton   See fewer
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Dick Slater
Dick Slater Dick Slater   See fewer
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Ed McDaniel
Chief Wahoo McDaniel Chief Wahoo McDaniel   See fewer
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Abdullah the Butcher
Abdullah the Butcher Abdullah the Butcher   See fewer
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Carlos Colón
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Kevin Sullivan
Kevin Sullivan Kevin Sullivan   See fewer
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Gene Kiniski
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Bob Caudle
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Barbara Clary
Herself (ringside interviewer) Herself (ringside interviewer)   See fewer
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Sonny Fargo
Himself (referee) Himself (referee)   See fewer
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Jody Hamilton
Assassin #1- The Assassins Assassin #1- The Assassins   See fewer
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Gary Hart
'Playboy' Gary Hart 'Playboy' Gary Hart   See fewer
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Ray Hernandez
Assassin #2 - The Assassins Assassin #2 - The Assassins   See fewer
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Paul Jones
'Number One' Paul Jones 'Number One' Paul Jones   See fewer
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Rufus R. Jones
Rufus R. 'Freight Train' Jones Rufus R. 'Freight Train' Jones   See fewer
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Don Kernodle
Himself (ringside guest) Himself (ringside guest)   See fewer
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Mark Lewin
'Maniac' Mark Lewin 'Maniac' Mark Lewin   See fewer
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Scott McGhee
Scott McGhee Scott McGhee   See fewer
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Bugsy McGraw
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Tom Miller
Himself (ring announcer) Himself (ring announcer)   See fewer
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Angelo Mosca
Angelo Mosca Angelo Mosca   See fewer
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Dusty Rhodes
Himself - Ringside Guest Himself - Ringside Guest   See fewer
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Hugo Savinovich
Hugo Savinovich - Ringside Manager Hugo Savinovich - Ringside Manager   See fewer
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Tony Schiavone
Tony Schiavone - Backstage Interviewer Tony Schiavone - Backstage Interviewer   See fewer
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Stu Schwartz
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Gordon Solie
Gordon Solie - Announcer Gordon Solie - Announcer   See fewer
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Johnny Weaver
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Tommy Young
Tommy Young - Referee Tommy Young - Referee   See fewer
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Mark Youngblood
Himself Himself   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 101 votes