Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling - A Time Line of Every Major Event in Pro Wrestling History - 1884

By: Karl Stern (@wiwcool)

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.

1884

08-01-1884: Edras Gus Lambert defeated Dick Pennell in a Catch-As-Catch-Can match in Philadelphia, PA. Lambert set up shop in Philadelphia from August to November 1884 offering to take on all comers.

Edras Gus Lambert.jpg

Edras Gus Lambert

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