- Junior Heavyweight Division title defeating Verne Gagne (November 1951);
- 1950: Danny McShane married Sallee Lewin (sister of wrestlers Mark, Donn and Ted Lewin)..
- November 1951: Danny McShane defeated Verne Gagne to capture the Junior Heavyweight Division championship..
- July 14, 1992: Danny McShane passed away..
Philip Cmor wrote: Olympic in the 1950s. He was using the “Irish Cannonball” as his finisher — from a standing position, he’d grab one of his opponent’s legs as a lever and then do a jumping seatdrop, holding onto the leg to go right into a cradle. He always set up the move with a double-foot stomp.