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Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches (Credit: AP, 2005)

Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Classic Wrestlemania photos

See classic photos from the WWE's sports entertainment extravaganza known as Wrestlemania.

Hulk Hogan prepares to slam
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Hulk Hogan prepares to slam "Rowdy" Roddy Piper down on the mat during WrestleMania I. (March 31, 1985)

Actor Mr. T carries
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Actor Mr. T carries "Rowdy" Roddy Piper on his shoulder during WrestleMania I at Madison Square Garden. (March 31, 1985)

Liberace and Muhammed Ali

Muhammed Ali, Liberace, and Hulk Hogan get together
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Muhammed Ali, Liberace, and Hulk Hogan get together at Madison Square Garden in preparation for WrestleMania I. (March 29, 1985)

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World Wrestling Federation heavyweight champion Hulk Hogan, left,
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World Wrestling Federation heavyweight champion Hulk Hogan, left, and Mr. T. appear at a news conference on Sunday, March 18, 1985 in New York's Madison Square Garden. Mr. T teamed with Hogan against Rowdy Roddy Piper and partner Paul Orndorff at WrestleMania I. (March 18, 1985)

Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali tries to prevent
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Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali tries to prevent Rowdy Roddy Piper from entering the ring illegally during WrestleMania I. (March 31, 1985)

Hulk Hogan (left) sends King Kong Bundy flying
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Hulk Hogan (left) sends King Kong Bundy flying off the turnbuckle during Wrestlemania 2 in Los Angeles. (April 7, 1986)

William 'The Refrigerator' Perry

Chicago Bears' William
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Chicago Bears' William "Refrigerator" Perry is sandwiched between Big John Studd, left, and Tony Atlas during a WrestleMania II battle royale featuring stars from the WWF and the NFL on April 8, 1986.

THE REFRIGERATOR FIGHTS BACK

Chicago Bears' William Perry, right, lands a punch
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Chicago Bears' William Perry, right, lands a punch on pro wrestler Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart during the "Over-The-Top-Rope" battle royal featuring wrestlers and NFL stars at WrestleMania 2 in Rosemont, Illinois. (April 7, 1986)

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Hulk Hogan, left, wins back the World Wrestling
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Hulk Hogan, left, wins back the World Wrestling Federation Title after defeating Macho Man Randy Savage during Wrestlemania V at Trump Plaza Hotel Casino in Atlantic City. (April 4, 1989)

Shawn Michaels and Razor Ramon in their ladder
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Shawn Michaels and Razor Ramon in their ladder match at WrestleMania X at Madison Square Garden. (March 29, 1994)

1997

The Undertaker, who will face Brock Lesnar at
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The Undertaker, who will face Brock Lesnar at Hell in a Cell, walks through the crowd carrying the WWE Title after defeating Sycho Sid at Wrestlemania 13 in Rosemont, Ill. (March 23, 1997)

Owen Hart, left, and Triple H, right, battle
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Owen Hart, left, and Triple H, right, battle outside the ring during Wrestlemania XIV at the Fleet Center in Boston. (March 29, 1998)

Gennifer Flowers enters the ring during Wrestlemania XIV
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Gennifer Flowers enters the ring during Wrestlemania XIV in Boston. (March 29, 1998)

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Boxer Mike Tyson, right, throws wrestler Stone Cold
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Boxer Mike Tyson, right, throws wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin back into the ring to battle Shawn Michaels in a WWF Championship match during WrestleMania XIV in Boston. (March 29, 1998)

Boxer Mike Tyson, left, counts out champion Shawn
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Boxer Mike Tyson, left, counts out champion Shawn Michaels, who lost the title to "Stone Cold" Steve Austin during WrestleMania XIV in Boston. (March 29, 1998)

Former heavyweight champion boxer Mike Tyson, right, gets
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Former heavyweight champion boxer Mike Tyson, right, gets a finger in the chest from wrestler Shawn Michaels during WrestleMania XIV in Boston. (March 29, 1998)

WWE Superstar Kane grabs former baseball player Pete
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WWE Superstar Kane grabs former baseball player Pete Rose by the throat during WrestleMania XIV in Boston on March 29, 1998. Rose may be banned from being elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, but his appearances in the squared circle led to his induction into the celebrity wing of the WWE Hall of Fame in 2004.

Hulk Hogan takes on The Rock, right, during
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Hulk Hogan takes on The Rock, right, during WrestleMania 18 in Toronto. (March 17, 2002)

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Baseball's Pete Rose, left, World Wrestling Entertainment chairman
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Baseball's Pete Rose, left, World Wrestling Entertainment chairman Vince McMahon, center, and Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura put their hands together before Rose and Ventura were to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. (March 13, 2004)

Kane walks between burning ladders before the six-man
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Kane walks between burning ladders before the six-man ladder match during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. (April 3, 2005)

Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches
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Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

2005

The Undertaker enters the ring before his match
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The Undertaker enters the ring before his match with Randy Orton during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. (April 3, 2005)

Batista, right,battles Triple H in their bout during
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Batista, right,battles Triple H in their bout during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. (April 3, 2005)

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John Bradshaw Layfield puts a choke hold on
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John Bradshaw Layfield puts a choke hold on John Cena during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center. Cena beat Layfield for his first WWE Title. (April 3, 2005)

WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, center, held by
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WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, center, held by "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, prepares to have his hair cut off by Donald Trump, left, and Bobby Lashley, right, after Lashley defeated Umaga at WrestleMania 23 at Ford Field in Detroit. (April 1, 2007)

The Florida Citrus Bowl was filled to near
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The Florida Citrus Bowl was filled to near capacity for Wrestlemania 24. (March 30, 2008)

2008

The Undertaker takes on Edge during WrestleMania XXIV
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The Undertaker takes on Edge during WrestleMania XXIV at the Citrus Bowl. (March 30, 2008)

Floyd Mayweather, left, faces off with Big Show
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Floyd Mayweather, left, faces off with Big Show at a news conference at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Mayweather ended up knocking out Show at WrestleMania 24 in Orlando, Fla. (Feb. 25, 2008)

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Shawn Michaels walks to the ring to face
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Shawn Michaels walks to the ring to face The Undertaker at Wrestlemania 25 in Houston, Texas. (April 5, 2009)

2009

Shawn Michaels stares down The Undertaker at Wrestlemania
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Shawn Michaels stares down The Undertaker at Wrestlemania 25 in Houston, Texas. Many consider their match to be the best in the history of Wrestlemania. The Undertaker defeated Michaels to run his Wrestlemania win-streak to 17-0. (April 5, 2009)

72,219 spectators pack University of Phoenix Stadium for
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72,219 spectators pack University of Phoenix Stadium for WrestleMania XXVI in Glendale, Arizona. WrestleMania XXVI surpassed Super Bowl XLII's 71,101 attendance at the stadium. (March 28, 2010)

WWE Superstar John Cena, leaps off the top
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WWE Superstar John Cena, leaps off the top rope against Batista during his WWE Championship match at WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (March 28, 2010)

Randy Orton celebrates victory during WrestleMania XXVI at
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Randy Orton celebrates victory during WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (March 28, 2010)

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WWE Superstars Rey Mysterio, left, and CM Punk
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WWE Superstars Rey Mysterio, left, and CM Punk do battle at WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (March 28, 2010)

2010

The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels met in a
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The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels met in a Wrestlemania rematch one year after their epic encounter at Wrestlemania 25 in 2009. (March 29, 2010)

(from left to right) Rory Culkin, Emma Stone,
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(from left to right) Rory Culkin, Emma Stone, Kieran Culkin, Seth Green and Freddie Prinze Jr. standing behind Los Angeles Dodgers' Manny Rameriz ringside at WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (March 28, 2010)

WWE Hall of Famer Bret
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WWE Hall of Famer Bret "Hit Man" Hart on his way to defeating Mr. McMahon at WrestleMania XXVI at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The match came more than 12 years after the infamous "Montreal Screwjob," in which McMahon switched the finish on an unknowing Hart during the 1997 Survivor Series. (March 28, 2010)

Nicole
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Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi raises her hands in victory along side WWE Superstar John Morrison after defeating LayCool in front of a sold-out, record crowd of 71,617 during WrestleMania XXVII at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (April 3, 2011)

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Dwayne
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, right, delivers a "Rock Bottom" to WWE Superstar John Cena in front of a sold-out, record crowd of 71,617 during WrestleMania XXVII at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The attack led to back-to-back matches between the two and WrestleManias 28 and 29. (April 3, 2011)

The Rock at WrestleMania XXVII in Atlanta, GA,

The Rock at WrestleMania XXVII in Atlanta, GA, on April 3, 2011.

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