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PWI500: The Pro Wrestling Illustrated Rankings

Since 1991, Bill Apter's "Pro Wrestling Illustrated" has published a strange list, ranking the 500 most important wrestlers of the year... at least according to the opinion of their editors. Here you can find all previous lists, cumulated lists and notable inconsistencies.
Year
Ranks

PWI500 of 1993
1
Bret Hart
 51
Johnny B. Badd
2
Big Van Vader
 52
Irwin R. Schyster
3
Shawn Michaels
 53
Cactus Jack
4
Sting
 54
Tom Prichard
5
Yokozuna
 55
Riki Choshu
6
Ric Flair
 56
Sabu
7
Lex Luger
 57
Quebecer Jacques
8
Rick Rude
 58
Big Boss Man
9
Curt Hennig
 59
Rod Price
10
Scott Steiner
 60
Chris Adams
11
Barry Windham
 61
Tatanka
12
Dustin Rhodes
 62
Mr. Hughes
13
Marty Jannetty
 63
Akira Nogami
14
Jerry Lawler
 64
Bob Backlund
15
Davey Boy Smith
 65
Kevin Sullivan
16
Rick Steiner
 66
Hacksaw
17
Hulk Hogan
 67
Tim Horner
18
Brian Pillman
 68
Tito Santana
19
The Great Muta
 69
Kenta Kobashi
20
Ricky Steamboat
 70
Brian Knobbs
21
Jushin Liger
 71
Lord Steven Regal
22
Jeff Jarrett
 72
Shane Douglas
23
Steve Austin
 73
Maxx Payne
24
Arn Anderson
 74
Greg Valentine
25
Sid Vicious
 75
Jimmy Snuka
26
Doink the Clown
 76
Jerry Sags
27
Steve Williams
 77
Último Dragón
28
Randy Savage
 78
Abdullah the Butcher
29
Eddie Gilbert
 79
Ricky Morton
30
Ted DiBiase
 80
Jake Roberts
31
Stan Hansen
 81
Jesse Barr
32
Tracy Smothers
 82
Iceman Parsons
33
Bam Bam Bigelow
 83
Chris Candido
34
The Kid
 84
Erik Watts
35
Crush
 85
Masa Chono
36
Ron Simmons
 86
Jimmy Del Ray
37
Owen Hart
 87
Razor Ramon
38
Paul Orndorff
 88
Hercules
39
Road Warrior Hawk
 89
Gen'ichiro Tenryu
40
Brian Lee
 90
Charlie Norris
41
Brian Christopher
 91
Don Harris
42
Tony Anthony
 92
Mitsuharu Misawa
43
Terry Gordy
 93
Ron Harris
44
Chris Benoit
 94
Earthquake
45
Terry Funk
 95
Brad Armstrong
46
The Undertaker
 96
Col. DeBeers
47
Scott Norton
 97
CW Bergstrom
48
Bobby Eaton
 98
Samu
49
2 Cold Scorpio
 99
Robert Gibson
50
Kensuke Sasaki
 100
Dan Spivey
Ranks: 1-100 101-200 201-300 301-400 401-500

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