WWE Championship Title History

Name Date Days Held Location
Buddy Rogers 4/25/63 22 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Bruno Sammartino 5/17/63 2,803 New York City, NY
Ivan Koloff 1/18/71 21 New York City, NY
Pedro Morales 2/8/71 1,027 New York City, NY
Stan Stasiak 12/1/73 9 Philadelphia, PA
Bruno Sammartino 12/10/73 1,237 New York City, NY
Billy Graham 4/30/77 296 Baltimore, MD
Bob Backlund 2/20/78 2,135 New York City, NY
The Iron Sheik 12/26/83 28 New York City, NY
Hulk Hogan 1/23/84 1,474 New York City, NY
André The Giant 2/5/88 0 Indianapolis, IN
Randy Savage 3/27/88 371 Atlantic City, NJ
Hulk Hogan 4/2/89 364 Atlantic City, NJ
The Ultimate Warrior 4/1/90 293 Toronto, Ontario
Sgt. Slaughter 1/19/91 64 Miami, FL
Hulk Hogan 3/24/91 248 Los Angeles, CA
The Undertaker 11/27/91 6 Detroit, MI
Hulk Hogan 12/3/91 1 San Antonio, TX
Ric Flair 1/19/92 77 Albany, NY
Randy Savage 4/5/92 149 Indianapolis, IN
Ric Flair 9/1/92 41 Hershey, PA
Bret Hart 10/12/92 174 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Yokozuna 4/4/93 0 Las Vegas, NV
Hulk Hogan 4/4/93 70 Las Vegas, NV
Yokozuna 6/13/93 280 Dayton, OH
Bret Hart 3/20/94 248 New York City, NY
Bob Backlund 11/23/94 3 San Antonio, TX
Diesel 11/26/94 358 New York City, NY
Bret Hart 11/19/95 133 Landover, MD
Shawn Michaels 3/31/96 231 Anaheim, CA
Psycho Sid 11/17/96 63 New York City, NY
Shawn Michaels 1/19/97 25 San Antonio, TX
Bret Hart 2/16/97 1 Chattanooga, TN
Psycho Sid 2/17/97 34 Nashville, TN
The Undertaker 3/23/97 133 Rosemont, IL
Bret Hart 8/3/97 98 East Rutherford, NJ
Shawn Michaels 11/9/97 140 Montreal, Quebec
Steve Austin 3/29/98 91 Boston, MA
Kane 6/28/98 1 Pittsburgh, PA
Steve Austin 6/29/98 90 Cleveland, OH
The Rock 11/15/98 44 St. Louis, MO
Mankind 12/29/98 26 Worcester, MA
The Rock 1/24/99 2 Anaheim, CA
Mankind 1/26/99 20 Tucson, AZ
The Rock 2/15/99 41 Birmingham, AL
Steve Austin 3/28/99 56 Philadelphia, PA
The Undertaker 5/23/99 36 Kansas City, MO
Steve Austin 6/28/99 55 Charlotte, NC
Mankind 8/22/99 1 Minneapolis, MN
Triple H 8/23/99 22 Ames, IA
Vince McMahon 9/14/99 6 Las Vegas, NV
Triple H 9/26/99 49 Charlotte, NC
Big Show 11/14/99 50 Detroit, MI
Triple H 1/3/00 118 Miami, FL
The Rock 4/30/00 21 Washington, DC
Triple H 5/21/00 35 Louisville, KY
The Rock 6/25/00 119 Boston, MA
Kurt Angle 10/22/00 126 Albany, NY
The Rock 2/25/01 35 Las Vegas, NV
Steve Austin 4/1/01 175 Houston, TX
Kurt Angle 9/23/01 15 Pittsburgh, PA
Steve Austin 10/8/01 62 Indianapolis, IN
Chris Jericho 12/9/01 98 San Diego, CA
Triple H 3/17/02 35 Toronto, Ontario
Hulk Hogan 4/21/02 28 Kansas City, MO
The Undertaker 5/19/02 63 Nashville, TN
The Rock 7/21/02 35 Detroit, MI
Brock Lesnar 8/25/02 84 Uniondale, NY
Big Show 11/17/02 28 New York City, NY
Kurt Angle 12/15/02 105 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Brock Lesnar 3/30/03 119 Seattle, WA
Kurt Angle 7/27/03 51 Denver, CO
Brock Lesnar 9/16/03 152 Raleigh, NC
Eddie Guerrero 2/15/04 133 San Francisco, CA
JBL 6/27/04 280 Norfolk, VA
John Cena 4/3/05 280 Los Angeles, CA
Edge 1/8/06 21 Albany, NY
John Cena 1/29/06 133 Miami, FL
Rob Van Dam 6/11/06 22 New York City, NY
Edge 7/3/06 76 Philadelphia, PA
John Cena 9/17/06 380 Toronto, Ontario
Randy Orton 10/7/07 0 Rosemont, IL
Triple H 10/7/07 0 Rosemont, IL
Randy Orton 10/7/07 203 Rosemont, IL
Triple H 4/27/08 210 Baltimore, MD
Edge 11/23/08 21 Boston, MA
Jeff Hardy 12/14/08 42 Buffalo, NY
Edge 1/25/09 21 Detroit, MI
Triple H 2/15/09 70 Seattle, WA
Randy Orton 4/26/09 42 Providence, RI
Batista 6/7/09 2 New Orleans, LA
Randy Orton 6/15/09 90 Charlotte, NC
John Cena 9/13/09 21 Montreal, Quebec
Randy Orton 10/4/09 21 Newark, NJ
John Cena 10/25/09 49 Pittsburgh, PA
Sheamus 12/13/09 70 San Antonio, TX
John Cena 2/21/10 0 St. Louis, MO
Batista 2/21/10 35 St. Louis, MO
John Cena 3/28/10 84 Glendale, AZ
Sheamus 6/20/10 91 Uniondale, NY
Randy Orton 9/19/10 64 Rosemont, IL
The Miz 11/22/10 160 Orlando, FL
John Cena 5/1/11 77 Tampa, FL
CM Punk 7/17/11 28 Rosemont, IL
Rey Mysterio 7/25/11 0 Hampton, VA
John Cena 7/25/11 20 Hampton, VA
Alberto Del Rio 8/14/11 35 Los Angeles, CA
John Cena 9/18/11 14 Buffalo, NY
Alberto Del Rio 10/2/11 49 New Orleans, LA
CM Punk 11/20/11 434 New York City, NY
The Rock 1/27/13 70 Phoenix, AZ
John Cena 4/7/13 133 East Rutherford, NJ
Daniel Bryan 8/18/13 0 Los Angeles, CA
Randy Orton 8/18/13 28 Los Angeles, CA
Daniel Bryan 9/15/13 1 Detroit, MI
Randy Orton 10/27/13 161 Miami, FL
Daniel Bryan 4/6/14 64 New Orleans, LA
John Cena 6/29/14 49 Boston, MA
Brock Lesnar 8/17/14 224 Los Angeles, CA
Seth Rollins 3/29/15 221 San Jose, CA
Roman Reigns 11/22/15 0 Atlanta, GA
Sheamus 11/22/15 22 Atlanta, GA
Roman Reigns 12/14/15 41 Philadelphia, PA
Triple H 1/24/16 70 Orlando, FL
Roman Reigns 4/3/16 77 Arlington, TX
Seth Rollins 6/19/16 0 Las Vegas, NV
Dean Ambrose 6/19/16 84 Las Vegas, NV
AJ Styles 9/11/16 140 Richmond, VA
John Cena 1/29/17 14 San Antonio, TX
Bray Wyatt 2/12/17 49 Phoenix, AZ
Randy Orton 4/2/17 49 Orlando, FL
Jinder Mahal 5/21/17 170 Rosemont, IL
AJ Styles 11/7/17 C Manchester, England