Former championship created and promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion World Wide Wrestling Federation
This article is about the United States Championship that was in the World Wide Wrestling Federation from 1963 until 1976. For the United States Championship currently defended in WWE, see WWE United States Championship.
WWWF United States Heavyweight Championship
One version of the belt that represented the championship in the 1960s and 1970s
This title has no connection to the current WWE United States Championship, the lineage of which dates back to the NWA/WCW United States Heavyweight Championship originally created in 1975 in Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling. The full name listed on the physical belt did read World Wide Wrestling Federation U.S.A. Heavyweight Championship.
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