Today in History: Layla Wins the 2006 Diva Search


On this day in history:

August 16th, 2006 | The 2006 Diva Search, which featured future Divas Rosa Mendes and Maryse, came to an end during a special live broadcast. It came down to Layla and Jen England, and when Layla’s name was called, she could hardly contain her excitement, jumping up and down and hugging fans. She has since become the Diva Search winner with the longest WWE run, surpassing Christy Hemme, Ashley Massaro and Eve Torres.

What are your memories of this moment?

Also occurring today in history:
* 8/16/09 – ODB & Cody Deaner defeated Angelina Love & Velvet Sky to win the TNA Knockouts Title for ODB at 2009’s Hard Justice.