Even the Intercontinental championship turned 40 years old this week – so we are celebrating its birthday.
In 1979, the then-WWWF (that is the World Wide Wrestling Federation) minted a secondary title to provide competitors a small notch below the main event something about which to concentrate.
The listing of earlier title holders reads as a who’s who of WWE (and WWF) greats and its lineage has been a star-studded one for the past four years.
However, how well do you understand that lineage? Take our test to discover!