Before this year's Royal Rumble event, we provided you with a bevy of stats and facts about the event. We're back for WrestleMania 35 with even more.
Below are dozens of stats and facts on WrestleMania:
* WrestleMania 35 was the first main event to feature women in show history.
* Aleister Black & Ricochet lost Raw, Smackdown and NXT Tag Team Title matches over week of WrestleMania.
* There were ten singles matches for WrestleMania 35. There were six the year prior. Technically you could argue that WrestleMania X8 had more because of all the Hardcore matches, but aside from that it's the most since WrestleMania 4's 13 televised singles matches.
* That year's WrestleMania is the second latest of all-time, after last year's April 8 date.
* Samoa Joe beating Rey Mysterio in one minute at WrestleMania 35 was the shortest Mania match since the Rock vs. Erick Rowan in 2016, and the shortest scheduled match since Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan in 2011.
* Heath Slater is the only man to be in all six Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal shows.
* For the first time in his career, Shane McMahon has competed at four consecutive WrestleMania events.
* The Batista vs. Triple H match was the longest of the night at 24:45. Rey Mysterio vs. Samoa Joe was the shortest at 1:00.
* The nearly five years in between matches before Batista's WrestleMania 35 outing was the longest in his career.
* Kofi Kingston had the longest uninterrupted tenure of employment of any wrestler in WWE history to win their first WWE Championship. Well, besides Vince McMahon.
* The Undertaker holds the record for most consecutive WrestleMania match appearances, with 18. This was snapped in 2019.
* 22 of Undertaker's 26 WrestleMania matches were against eventual or former world champions, Hall of Famers, or WrestleMania headliners.
* The Undertaker has never successfully defended a title at WrestleMania. Both of his title wins were as a challenger.
* Aside from the Hardcore title, Yokozuna is the only wrestler to win and lose the same title at WrestleMania (WrestleMania 9).
* Yokozuna is the only wrestler to win a world title and a tag team title at WrestleMania.
* Yokozuna was in four WWF title matches over the course of WrestleMania 9 & 10.
* The shortest WrestleMania main event was Hulk Hogan vs. Yokozuna at WrestleMania 9.
Win- Loss Records
* Tito Santana had 7 straight WrestleMania losses.
* Rob Van Dam, Road Warriors, Sable and Ax are all unbeaten at WrestleMania.
* The Miz had never been pinned or submitted at WrestleMania until WrestleMania 33
* Yokozuna and Cesaro are the only wrestlers to pull double duty at WrestleMania two years in a row.
* Ax/Smash as a team are 3-0 at Wrestlemania. Without Ax, Demolition Members are 0-6 at Wrestlemania.
* LOD and Ax & Smash are the most successful Wrestlemania teams, both at 3-0.
* Jeff Hardy was 0-5 at WrestleMania until WrestleMania 33, where he finally won a match.
* Goldust is winless in 9 matches.
* Virgil, Terry Funk, Mr T. are all 2-0 at WrestleMania.
* Seth Rollins has won a match at all six WrestleMania events in which he's competed. He lost to Rnady Orton in 2015, but won the WWE World Heavyweight Title that night.
* John Cena has competed for a championship or went on last at all but 3 WrestleManias in which he has wrestled. 2014, 2017 and 2018 are the exceptions
* John Cena has won 4 world titles at WrestleMania, more than anyone else.
* WrestleMania 30 was the first not headlined by John Cena, Triple H or Undertaker since WrestleMania 19.
* John Cena only had one advertised WrestleMania match between 2016 and 2019, and no advertised singles matches during that period.
* King Kong Bundy (28) was the only person under 30 to headline WrestleMania until 1993.
* Yokozuna (26-27), King Kong Bundy (28), Shawn Michaels (29), The Rock (26-28), Big Show (28), Brock Lesnar (25), John Cena (28-29), Randy Orton (29), Roman Reigns (29), Seth Rollins (28) would all go on to headline WrestleMania under 30 years old.
* Roman Reigns at 29, was the first man under 30 to headline WrestleMania since Randy Orton. Technically Seth Rollins, who was 28, also main evented WrestleMania 31.
* Nicholas was the youngest WrestleMania competitor ever, although his true age is unknown. He won the WWE Raw Tag Team Titles with Braun Strowman at WrestleMania 34.
* Over the course of 9 WrestleMania events from 2003-2011, the Intercontinental Title was only defended once, and only for 21 seconds.
* The World Heavyweight title changed hands at WrestleMania or within 2 weeks of WrestleMania every year from 2004-2013.
* Rey Mysterio competed for the World Heavyweight Title, Cruiserweight Title, United States and the Intercontinental Title at WrestleMania. He also went into WrestleMania 21 as a tag team champion.
* The Miz has competed for the WWE Title, Intercontinental Title, Tag Team Title, and the Andre The Giant Memorial trophy at WrestleMania. He also competed in a match to determine WWE's permanent GM.
* Five Intercontinental champions have retained their title while losing matches at WrestleMania.
* Every 10th WrestleMania has featured two title challengers for one title. Batista and Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania 30, Chris Benoit and Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 20, and Lex Luger and Bret Hart at WrestleMania 10 .
* The WWE Divas Title went undefended at WrestleMania between WrestleMania 24-29.
* Razor Ramon was featured on the WrestleMania 12 poster, although he did not have a match on the card. He was slated to face Goldust, but was pulled from the show and replaced with Roddy Piper.
* A member of DX/The Kliq (More specifically Shawn Michaels or HHH) has wrestled at every WrestleMania since 1989. That looks to finally be ending this year.
* Diesel was the only WWE Champion in the 1990's to show up and leave WrestleMania with the title.
* The tag team title match in 2017 was the twelfth ladder match in WrestleMania history
* WrestleMania 21 had no tag team matches, and WrestleMania 2000 had no one-on-one male singles matches.
* Braun Strowman, Carmella, Matt Hardy, Baron Corbin, Big Show, Cesaro, Yoshi Tatsu, Santino Marella, Kane, Viscera, Great Khali, Booker T, Iron Sheik, Andre The Giant, Bad News Brown, D'Lo Brown, Mojo Rawley and Test have all won battle royal matches at WrestleMania.
Celebrities, Retirements and Departures
* Ronda Rousey, Batista (2019), Nicholas (2018), The Rock (2016), Maria Menunous (2012), Snooki (2011), Mr. McMahon (2010), Roddy Piper, Jimmy Snuka (2009), Floyd Mayweather (2008), all wrestled in the last PPV of their wrestling careers at WrestleMania, as of this writing. Several members of the 2014 and 2015 battle royals haven't wrestled on PPV since.
* Colin Jost, Michael Che (2019), Tian Bing (2017), Shaquille O'Neal, DDP, Tatanka (2016) all had their last PPV matches in WrestleMania battle royals.
* WrestleMania 35 was the seventh straight WrestleMania where a part-timer closed the show.
* Snooki, Mayweather, Lawrence Taylor, Akebono, Butterbean, Maria Menounous, and Mr. T- Celebrities and athletes are 8-0 in Wrestlemania non-battle royal matches. None would ever wrestle in the WWE again.
* Pete Rose has appeared for WWE more times than he has in an official WWE capacity at WrestleMania in the past 25 years than he has for MLB.
* In the first 15 WrestleMania events, 33 matches ended in DQ, no contest, countout or draw. Since then, only one has.
* Stone Cold Steve Austin forgot his vest and had to wear a t-shirt to the ring at WrestleMania 15.
* Tons of Funk vs. Rhodes Scholars & Bella Twins (2013) as well as Smoking Gunns, Tatanka, 1-2-3 Kid & Bob Holly vs. Headshrinkers, I.R.S, Rick Martel, & Jeff Jarrett (1994) were cut from WrestleMania shows at the last minute due to time.
* Rikishi (Rikishi, The Sultan, Fatu) appeared at WrestleMania under three personas. Charles Wright (Kama, Papa Shango, The Godfather, The Goodfather), appeared under four.
* Bam Bam Bigelow was the only man who held ECW's incarnation of the ECW title who main evented a Wrestlemania.
* Before his 2011 World Heavyweight Title Match, Alberto Del Rio had gone winless in his previous 5 TV matches.
* Stone Cold Steve Austin has served as a special guest referee at three WrestleMania events since retiring.
* Dolph Ziggler has never had a one-on-one match at WrestleMania.
* There have been three hair vs. hair matches at WrestleMania. Adrian Adonis vs. Roddy Piper (WrestleMania 3), Victoria vs. Molly Holly (WrestleMania 20), and Umaga vs. Bobby Lashley (WrestleMania 23)
* There were only 21 matches to end in submission at the first 31 WrestleMania events.
* DDP drove Greg Valentine, Jimmy Hart and Honky Tonk Man to the ring at WrestleMania 6.
* Although their faces weren't uncovered, Hideo Itami, The Revival, Chad Gable, Simon Gotch, Oney Lorcan, Enzo Amore, Elias Samson, Blake and Murphy, were extras in Triple H's WrestleMania 32 entrance.
* CM Punk was an extra in John Cena's entrance during WrestleMania 22 in Chicago.
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