From Wrestling Title Histories
by Royal Duncan & Gary Will
with additional information from Hisaharu Tanabe
Awarded by the NWA
Morris Sigel claimed that Thesz had won the title by defeating Antonio Rocca in 1949
08/27/58-Los Angeles, CA
Rikidozan died from stab wounds suffered on 12/08/63 in Tokyo.
Defeated Dick the Bruiser.
5.Giant Baba 
7.Giant Baba 
12/19/70-Los Angeles, CA
Baba left JWA to start All Japan Pro-Wrestling.
8.Bobo Brazil 
Defeated Kintaro Ohki.
9.Kintaro Ohki (KIM Il)
Ohki ordered by the NWA to vacate the title
10.Dory Funk Jr.
Won tournament when Bruiser Brody was injured and unable to wrestle in final
Defeated Terry Funk for his first title defense instead.
12.Dory Funk Jr. 
13.Bruiser Brody 
14.Osaka Jumbo Tsuruta
16.Jumbo Tsuruta 
17.Bruiser Brody 
18.Jumbo Tsuruta 
Defeated Hansen to unify the Pacific Wrestling Federation Heavyweight Title and the NWA United National Title with the NWA International heavyweight Title to become the first unified All Japan Triple Crown Heavyweight Champion.
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