On September 20th, 1997, WWE put on an event in England entitled “One Night Only,” which took place in Birmingham and the main event was one of the most controversial matches in the 1990s. Shawn Michaels defeated The British Bulldog for the WWE European Championship and that was the night that D-Generation X was made possible as Shawn Michaels, Triple H and Chyna pummeled on the hometown favorite, while taunting his wife and family – with a hefty amount of trash being thrown their way. Since this Friday would mark the 16th anniversary of that moment and arguably the most infamous match in European title history, we have made a list of the 10 best European champions in WWE history.

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