|Harley Race||January 1, 1975||Tallahasee, FL||-a-|
|Johny Valentine||July 3, 1975||Greensboro, NC||-b-|
|Terry Funk||November 9, 1975||Greensboro, NC||-c-|
|Paul Jones||November 27, 1975||Greensboro, NC|
|Blackjack Mulligan||March 16, 1976||Greensboro, NC|
|Paul Jones ||October 16, 1976||Greensboro, NC|
|Blackjack Mulligan ||December 15, 1976||Greensboro, NC|
|Bobo Brazil||July 7, 1977||Norfolk, VA|
|Ric Flair||July 29, 1977||Richmond, VA|
|Ricky Steamboat||November 11, 1977||Richmond, VA|
|Blackjack Mulligan ||January 1, 1978||Greensboro, NC|
|Mr. Wrestling||March 19, 1978||Greensboro, NC|
|Ric Flair ||April 9, 1978||Charlotte, NC|
|Ricky Steamboat ||December 18, 1978||Toronto, Ontario|
|Ric Flair ||April 1, 1979||Greensboro, NC||-d-|
|Jimmy Snuka||September 1, 1979||Charlotte, NC||-e-|
|Ric Flair ||April 19, 1980||Greensboro, NC|
|Greg Valentine||July 26, 1980||Charlotte, NC|
|Ric Flair ||November 24, 1980||Greenville, NC|
|Roddy Piper||January 27, 1981||Raleigh, NC|
|Wahoo McDaniel||August 8, 1981||Greensboro, NC||-f-|
|Sgt. Slaughter||October 4, 1981||Charlotte, NC||-g-|
|Wahoo McDaniel ||May 21, 1982||Richmond, VA|
|Sgt. Slaughter ||June 7, 1982||Greenville, NC||-h-|
|Wahoo McDaniel ||August 22, 1982||Charlotte, NC|
|Greg Valentine ||November 4, 1982||Norfolk, VA|
|Roddy Piper ||April 16, 1983||Greensboro, NC|
|Greg Valentine ||April 30, 1983||Greensboro, NC|
|Dick Slater||December 14, 1983||Shelby, NC|
|Ricky Steamboat ||April 21, 1984||Greensboro, NC|
|Wahoo McDaniel ||June 24, 1984||Greensboro, NC||-i-|
|Wahoo McDaniel ||October 7, 1984||Charlotte, NC||-j-|
|Magnum TA||March 23, 1985||Charlotte, NC|
|Tully Blanchard||July 21, 1985||Charlotte, NC|
|Magnum TA ||November 28, 1985||Greensboro, NC||-k-|
|Nikita Koloff||August 17, 1986||Charlotte, NC||-l-|
|Lex Luger||July 11, 1987||Greensboro, NC|
|Dusty Rhodes||November 26, 1987||Chicago, IL||-m-|
|Barry Windham||May 13, 1988||Houston, TX||-n-|
|Lex Luger ||February 20, 1989||Chicago, IL|
|Michael Hayes||May 7, 1989||Nashville, TN|
|Lex Luger ||May 22, 1989||Bluefield, WV|
|Stan Hansen||October 27, 1990||Chicago, IL|
|Lex Luger ||December 16, 1990||St. Louis, MO||-o-|
|Sting||August 25, 1991||Atlanta, GA||-p-|
|Rick Rude||November 19, 1991||Savannah, GA||-q-|
|Dustin Rhodes||January 1, 1993||Atlanta, GA||-r-|
|Dustin Rhodes ||August 30, 1993||Atlanta, GA||-s-|
-a- Awarded, but announced at defeating Johnny Weaver in the finals of a tournament to become the first champion.
-b- Vacated after Valentine's career ended due to a plane crash on October 4, 1975.
-c- Defeated Paul Jones in the finals of a tournament for the vacant belt.
-d- Vacated after Flair wins the NWA World Tag title on August 12, 1979.
-e- Defeated Ricky Steamboat in the finals of a tournament for the vacant title.
-f- Vacated in September 1981 after McDaniel is injured by Abdullah the Butcher.
-g- Defeated Ricky Steamboat in the finals of a tournament to win the title.
-h- Awarded when McDaniel is injured.
-i- Vacated in July 1984 due to Tully Blanchard's interference in the title change.
-j- Defeated Manny Fernandez in the finals of a tournament for the vacant title.
-k- Stripped on May 29, 1986 for attacking NWA President Bob Geigle.
-l- Defeated Magnum TA 4-3 in a Best-of-7 Series for the vacant title. Unified with the NWA National Heavyweight Title by defeating Wahoo McDaniel on September 28, 1986.
-m- Stripped on April 15, 1988 after Rhodes is suspended for attacking promoter Jim Crockett.
-n- Defeated Nikita Koloff in the finals of a tournament for the vacant belt.
-o- Renamed the WCW United States Championship in January 1991.