Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling - A Time Line of Every Major Event in Pro Wrestling History - 1924

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.

1924

01-12-1924: Former pioneer wrestling champion Jack Carkeek dies at the age of 63 in Havana, Cuba.

12-02-1924: Nick Gotch defeats Light heavyweight boxing champion Battling Siki in a boxer verses wrestler match in Philadelphia, PA.

Jack Carkeek.jpg

Jack Carkeek, pioneer wrestler

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