WWE Women's Championship
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|WWE Divas Championship|
Layla, the last Women's Champion, with the belt.
|Promotion||World Wrestling Entertainment|
|Date created||September 18, 1956|
|Date retired||September 19, 2010|
History[change | change source]
The WWE Women's Championship has descended from the National Wrestling Alliance World Women's Championship when The Fabulous Moolah became champion and held the title close to 30 years. The Title became inactive in 1990 when Rockin' Robin Vacated the Title after departing from the WWF. In 1993 Alundra Blayze won the Title after Winning a Tournament. However the Title became Inactive after Alundra Blayze dropped the Title into a Garbage Can live on WCW Monday Nitro this incident forced her to give up the title.
Final champion[change | change source]
The final champion was Layla El who defeated Beth Phoenix in a two-on-one handicap match with Michelle McCool on Smackdown and McCool self-proclaimed herself as the co-Women's Champion. The title was unified with the WWE Diva's Championship on September 19, 2010 and retired.
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Mickie's third Reign". WWE.com. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/women/4598286. Retrieved 2007-10-23.
- "History of the Women's Championship". http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/women/. Retrieved 2009-11-09.
- "History of the Divas Championship". http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/. Retrieved 2009-11-09.