Title : 50 YEARS AGO TODAY BRUNO SAMMARTINO WINS WWWF CHAMPIONSHIP
Author : Bob Mulrenin
Date : 05/17/2013 (01:12:58 AM)
It was 50 Years ago today on May 17, 1963 that Bruno Sammartino defeated Nature Boy Buddy Rogers to become the WWWF Champion at Madison Square Garden. Bruno defeated Buddy in a record 48 seconds.
Here is a photo I took of rivals Bruno & Buddy at a convention in Queens, NY.