WWF PPV STATISTICS (1985-1989)

PPV Buys Attendance
Event Name Date Venue Domestic Total Paid Live Gate CC Attendance CC Gate
1985
WWF The Wrestling Classic 11/07/1985 Rosemont, IL 47,000 14,000 12,000 $148,000
1986
WWF Wrestlemania II 04/07/1986 Uniondale, NY 250,000 16,585 sellout $414,615 319,000 $4,000,000
Rosemont, IL 9,000 $294,000
Los Angeles, CA 14,500 $380,000
1987
WWF Wrestlemania III 03/29/1987 Pontiac, MI 400,000 78,000 sellout 75,700 $1,599,000 441,000 $5,200,000
WWF Survivor Series 1987 11/26/1987 Richfield, OH 350,000 21,300 sellout
1988
WWF Wrestlemania IV 03/27/1988 Atlantic City, NJ 485,000 18,165 sellout $1,400,000 175,000 $2,300,000
WWF Summerslam 1988 08/29/1988 New York, NY 500,000 20,000 sellout $355,345
WWF Survivor Series 1988 11/24/1988 Richfield, OH 310,000 13,500
1989
WWF Royal Rumble 1989 01/15/1989 Houston, TX 165,000 19,000 sellout
WWF Wrestlemania V 04/02/1989 Atlantic City, NJ 767,000 18,946 sellout $1,628,000 175,000 $2,300,000
WWF Summerslam 1989 08/28/1989 East Rutherford, NJ 625,000 20,000 sellout $350,000
WWF Survivor Series 1989 11/23/1989 Chicago, IL 380,000 15,294 $239,917