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Laurent le Beaucairois
Oldtime Wrestlers

Oldtime Wrestlers

A group of oldtime wrestlers, circa 1904. At the time they were competing in a tournament at the Palast Theatre in Berlin, Germany in April of 1904. Pictured from left to right: Nikola Petroff, Georg Lurich, Ivan Romanoff, Laurent le Beaucairois, Ferdinand Dieckmann,...

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Giovanni Raicevich

Giovanni Raicevich

Behold this great promotional poster for the Italian wrestler Giovanni Raicevich. In November of 1907, Raiceich won his first world championship by beating the French champion Laurent le Beaucairois in a tournament held in Paris at the Folies Bergere.

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Tag:
Laurent le Beaucairois
Oldtime Wrestlers

Oldtime Wrestlers

A group of oldtime wrestlers, circa 1904. At the time they were competing in a tournament at the Palast Theatre in Berlin, Germany in April of 1904. Pictured from left to right: Nikola Petroff, Georg Lurich, Ivan Romanoff, Laurent le Beaucairois, Ferdinand Dieckmann,...

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Giovanni Raicevich

Giovanni Raicevich

Behold this great promotional poster for the Italian wrestler Giovanni Raicevich. In November of 1907, Raiceich won his first world championship by beating the French champion Laurent le Beaucairois in a tournament held in Paris at the Folies Bergere.

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