On this day in history:
April 5th, 2014 | Lita joined the ranks of the wrestling’s greatest when she was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of its class of 2014. She was inducted by longtime rival and partner Trish Stratus, who likened her inductor role to being Lita’s maid of honor. In her speech, Lita reflected on her Mexican wrestling roots and her love of punk rock, urging everyone to fearlessly pursue their dreams by finding their own punk rock or lucha libre.
Also occurring today in history:
* 4/5/09 – “Santina” wins a 25-Diva Battle Royal to be crowned “Miss WrestleMania” at WrestleMania 25.
* 4/5/10 – The Knockouts compete in a “Lockbox Challenge”. Angelina Love wins the Knockout’s Title, Velvet Sky wins a open match contract, Tara wins back her tarantula Poison and Daffney receives a stipulation that she must strip. Lacey Von Erich eventually fulfills that stipulation in her place.