Davey Boy Smith

Professional Wrestler
Born Nov 27, 1962

David "Davey Boy" Smith was a British professional wrestler, also known as (The) British Bulldog, who was born in Golborne in North West England, United Kingdom. Smith is known for his appearances with Stampede Wrestling, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW).… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Davey Boy Smith.


1962 Birth Born on November 27, 1962.


1982 19 Years Old During his time in Stampede, Smith began a feud with the Dynamite Kid, and on 9 July 1982, he Smith won his first title when he defeated the Dynamite Kid for the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight title.


1983 20 Years Old In 1983, Smith debuted in New Japan Pro Wrestling where he became involved in a three-way feud with Dynamite Kid and The Cobra (George Takano) over the NWA Junior Heavyweight Title.
1984 21 Years Old 1 More Event
…  While training with Hart, Smith met Stu and Helen Hart's youngest daughter Diana, whom he married in 1984. … Read More
1989 26 Years Old …  On July 4, 1989, Smith, along with fellow wrestlers Chris Benoit, Ross Hart, and Jason the Terrible, was involved in a serious automobile accident. … Read More
1991 28 Years Old Smith was a fairly popular wrestler in the United States, but was a huge attraction to fans in the United Kingdom, due in part to the WWF becoming a ratings hit on Sky Sports, as well as the promotion touring the country holding supercards such as UK Rampage which saw Smith defeat The Warlord at the London Arena in March 1991 and the Battle Royal at the Albert Hall in which Smith won a 20-man battle royal by eliminating Typhoon on October 3, 1991.
He defeated Bret Hart for the WWF Intercontinental Championship in the main event of SummerSlam 1992 at London's original Wembley Stadium; he also has the distinction of being the inaugural WWF European Champion, and to have held the title on the sole occasion where a match for that title headlined a pay-per-view event, at One Night Only in 1997. … Read More


1993 30 Years Old 1 More Event
Smith had a stint with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) in 1993, engaging in feuds with Sid Vicious and Big Van Vader, whom he challenged for the WCW World Heavyweight Championship at Slamboree 1993, and formed a mildly successful alliance with Sting. … Read More
1994 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Smith returned to the WWF at SummerSlam 1994, where he immediately became involved in an ongoing family feud between Bret Hart and his brother, Owen Hart. … Read More
1996 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Smith entered the 1996 Royal Rumble where he made it to the final four before being eliminated by Shawn Michaels. … Read More
1997 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, the WWF created the WWF European Championship, and Smith became the first ever holder of the title, winning a tournament which culminated in him defeating his own tag team partner, Owen Hart, in the finals.
1998 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Smith suffered a knee injury in April 1998 that sidelined him for a month.
1999 36 Years Old Smith returned to the WWF in September 1999 following the death of Owen Hart in an in-ring accident. … Read More
On May 6, 2000 in London, Smith defeated Crash Holly for the Hardcore Championship. … Read More
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