Don Owen

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Don Owen (wrestling Promoter) - Career
... Born in Eugene, Oregon to boxing/wrestling promoter Herb Owen, Don and his brother Elton began working in the family business in the mid-1920s, selling popcorn and ... Early on, Don and Elton even stepped into the ring on occasion to box or wrestle ... In time, Don moved more and more into the promoting side, eventually taking over completely after his father died in 1951 ...
PNW Wrestling Extravaganza - 60th Anniversary Wrestling Extravaganza
... Wrestling Extravaganza Information Promotion NWA Pacific Northwest Wrestling (Don Owen Sports) Date May 21, 1985 Attendance 13,000+ Venue Portland Memorial Coliseum City ... Don Owen was the National Wrestling Alliance promoter for the Pacific Northwest territory, having in 1942 taken over the family business his father started in ... In honor of the Owen family's 60 years of promoting wrestling in the Northwest, they promoted the 60th Anniversary Wrestling Extravaganza ...
Pacific Northwest Wrestling - Don Owen Sports - The Golden Years - 1970s
... In 1976, Dutch Savage bought into Don Owen Sports and began promoting PNW cards in the state of Washington ... The Owens' promotion faced opposition from several "outlaw promotions" throughout the 1970s, but remained strong ... returned to the Northwest and worked one-night stands for Don Owen ...
Don Owen (wrestling Promoter)
... Don Owen (March 16, 1912 – August 1, 2002) was an American professional wrestling promoter ... Wrestling (PNW) under his parent company, Don Owen Sports, which was based out of Portland, Oregon ...

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