Originally Posted by Eric_the_Red
Actually DiBiase did hold the belt for a very brief time, and he didn't beat anyone to get it. So, true he never was recognized as WWF champ, but after Andre beat Hogan, Andre immediately gave the belt to DiBiase.
I was a big fan of DiBiase's when he was wrestling in the K.C. territory in the mid-70s. Even though he turned heel, I still was and am a big fan.