Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling - A Time Line of Every Major Event in Pro Wrestling History - 1730

By: Karl Stern (@dragonkingkarl, @wiwcool, karl@whenitwascool.com)

Much of the text of this entry comes from issue 82 of the DragonKing Press Newsletter available as a downloadable .pdf in the digital downloads section.

1730

Early American colonist engage in Collar and Elbow style wrestling matches for entertainment.

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Excerpt from a pioneer era book on collar and elbow wrestling.

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