Baron Michele Leone
- Pacific Coast Heavyweight title ();
- NWA Junior Heavyweight title ();
- May 21, 1952: Baron Michele Leone wrestled Lou Thesz as the main event on a card that is reputed as wrestling’s first $100,000 gate..
- ~~~Lou Thesz won the match with Baron Michele Leone in three falls to unify the NWA championship..
- Baron Michele Leone was such an effective heel, he was actually booed by the fans while wrestling a German during World War II..
- Baron Michele Leone retired and moved into an apartment building which he owned in Santa Monica called “The Baron’s Castle”..
- November 14, 1988: Baron Michele Leone was hit by a car and died of the injuries twelve days later..
Pettorano, Abruzzi, Italy