Dale Lewis (wrestler)

Dale Folsom Lewis (August 29, 1933 – August 30, 1997) was an American wrestler who competed in the Greco-Roman heavyweight division at the 1956 and 1960 Olympics. He won the 1959 Pan-American Games in this event.[1]

Dale Lewis
Dale Lewis 1960.jpg
Dale Lewis (top) at the 1960 Olympics
Personal information
Nickname(s)The Professor
BornAugust 29, 1933
Little Black, Wisconsin, United States
DiedAugust 30, 1997 (aged 64)
Oklahoma, United States
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight113 kg (249 lb)
Sport
SportGreco-Roman wrestling and Professional wrestler
ClubOklahoma Sooners, Norman

Championships and accomplishmentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dale Lewis. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ Hoops, Brian (January 14, 2019). "Pro wrestling history (01/14): Christian wins NWA World Title". Wrestling Observer Figure Four Online. Retrieved January 18, 2019.
  3. ^ Johnson, Steve (July 14, 2007). "Emotions run high at Tragos/Thesz induction". Slam! Wrestling. Canadian Online Explorer. Retrieved November 6, 2018.