Won the Alhambra Tournament in 1908 Won the middleweight prize at Hengler's Circus World Middleweight Title (November 6, 1917 in Atlantic City, New Jersey)
January 1908: Henry Irslinger defeats Mitsuyo Maeda March 1908: Mitsuyo Maeda defeats Henry Irslinger April 28, 1909: Henry Irslinger vs. John Abraham January 23, 1913: Henry Irslinger vs. George Bothner February 20, 1913: Henry Irslinger drew George Bothner March 26, 1913: Jack Harbertson defeated Henry Irslinger in Ogden, UT ~~~ Referee Otto E. Ross disqualified Irslinger, accusing him of strangling his opponent and digging his heels into his groin May 17, 1913: Ernest Kartje defeated Henry Irslinger in Ogden, UT June 19, 1913: Henry Irslinger vs. Jack Harbertson December 3, 1913: Henry Irslinger vs. Peter Pitkoff in St. Paul, MN November 24, 1915: Henry Irslinger vs. Harry Bruce December 9, 1915: Henry Irslinger vs. Cyclone Sandersz April 15, 1916: Zulu Kid defeated Henry Irslinger in a professional boxing match January 24, 1918: Paul Bowser defeats Henry Irslinger in Atlantic City, NJ July 1920: Ted Thye defeats Henry Irslinger in Portland, OR June 23, 1928: Louis Pergantes defeats Henry Irslinger November 2, 1928: Henry Irslinger defeats George Boganski November 9, 1928: Henry Irslinger defeats Sam Burmister November 18, 1928: Henry Irslinger defeats Pinkie Gardner January 13,1929: Henry Irslinger defeats Louis Pergantes March 24, 1929: Henry Irslinger draws Louis Pergantes March 31, 1929: Billy Meeske defeats Henry Irslinger December 15, 1930: Henry Irslinger vs. Yugoslav Modrich in Olympia, London January 1931: Henry Irslinger defeats Bert Assirati May 11, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeats Vic Butland in Halifax, NS May 13, 1932: Henry Irslinger drew Joe Campbell in Moncton, NB May 16, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeated George Rock in St. John, NB May 18, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeated Joe Campbell in Halifax, NS June 23, 1932: Henry Irslinger drew Lloyd Stewart July 19, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeated Carl Van Wurden in Halifax, NS July 26, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeated Carl Van Wurden in Halifax, NS August 23, 1932: Henry Irslinger defeated Jack McDonald August 30, 1932: Carl Van Wurden defeated Henry Irslinger October 1, 1954: Henry Irslinger passes away due to cancer Henry Irslinger was probably best known for starting All-In Wrestling with Sir Atholl Oakley, which introduced professional wrestling to South Africa in the 1920's.
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Post by Count Necros on Mar 2, 2012 14:47:44 GMT -5
My first initial thought for Lincoln was to have my newly appointed CHIKARA commissioner Carson P. Century bring in a wrestler by the name of Abe Lincoln to be his right hand man to deal with the rudos of the federation
AWA World Champion: Buddy Rogers AWA World Tag Team Champions: Cowboy Bob Orton & Masked Superstar II AWA US Champion: Playboy Buddy Rose AWA US Tag Team Champions: vacant AWA World Womens Champion: Sherri Martel AWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion: Jushin "Thunder" Liger AWA TV Champion: Ray Stevens
Lincoln Washington Taft (watch out for that BIG SPLASH finisher) Teddy Roosevelt (would definitely be the Monolith of any Legends Presidents set) Andrew Jackson (the first hardcore wrestler?) Grant Coolidge (THE SILENCER as a finisher?)
Lincoln(cause we know he's getting a card) Washington Taft (watch out for that BIG SPLASH finisher) Teddy Roosevelt (would definitely be the Monolith of any Legends Presidents set) Andrew Jackson (the first hardcore wrestler?) Grant Coolidge (THE SILENCER as a finisher?)
I would pay money for a set of these guys...but then again I'm weird.
I would think that Irslinger would fit into people's light-heavyweight division very well. I could see him having good matches with Les Thatcher, Red Berry & Danny Hodge.
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