Jim Crockett Jr.

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Title History

 

Career Highlights

 

  • 1973: Jim Crockett Jr. took over the ownership of Jim Crockett Promotions when his father, Jim Crockett, passed away..
  • 1980: Jim Crockett Jr. was elected to his first term as President of the National Wrestling Alliance that lasted roughly two years..
  • Jim Crockett Jr. formed working relationships with Frank Tunney’s Maple Leaf Wrestling based in Toronto..
  • 1985: Jim Crockett Jr. was elected to his second term as President of the National Wrestling Alliance..
  • Jim Crockett Jr. brought Georgia Championship Wrestling and secured a Saturday Night time slot on TBS..
  • 1987: Jim Crockett Jr. was elected to his third term as President of the National Wrestling Alliance..
  • Jim Crockett Jr. added the Central States, Championship Wrestling from Florida, and UWF to his company..
  • Jim Crockett Jr. ran shows in six different territories under the name of the National Wrestling Alliance..
  • November 1988: Jim Crockett was close to filing bankrupsy and was forced to sell his assets to Ted Turner..
  • Ted Turned changed the name to World Championship Wrestling and eventually left the NWA..
  • Jim Crockett Jr. kept his position as President of the National Wrestling Alliance until 1991..
  • 1994: Jim Crocket Jr. started promoting shows under the name “World Wrestling Network” but it failed within a year..