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WrestleMania 23 was the twenty-third annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). It was presented by 360 OTC and took place on April 1, 2007, at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. The event was the first WrestleMania at Ford Field and the second to take place in the Detroit metropolitan area (following WWE WrestleMania 3, at the Pontiac Silverdome, in Pontiac, Michigan).

Tickets for the event went on sale on November 11, 2006. The all-time Ford Field attendance record of 80,103 consisted of people from all fifty states, twenty-four countries, and nine Canadian provinces. WrestleMania 23 grossed US$ 5.38 million in ticket sales, breaking the previous record of $3.9 million held at WWE WrestleMania 18. WWE estimated that $25 million was pumped into the Detroit economy. With about 1.2 million buys, the event was the highest WWE pay-per-view buyrate in history. WWE WrestleMania 28 in 2012 passed 1.2 million buys with 1.21 million buys. It also had the second highest attendance in recent WrestleMania history until it was beaten by WWE WrestleMania 29 with 80,676 fans in 2013.

See Also

WWE Pay Per Views, WWE WrestleMania