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Teeth Strength
Captain Bob Anderson – Little Sampson

Captain Bob Anderson – Little Sampson

We managed to dig up more info on the fairly obscure strongman Captain Bob Anderson. Captain Bob got his first taste of fame as a Hollywood stuntman where he specialized in crashing planes. As as stuntman, his work appeared in a number of pictures in the early 1930’s...

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Butty vs. Motorcycle

Butty vs. Motorcycle

Here’s our favorite publican Butty Sugrue pitting his choppers against a 500 c.c. motorcycle going at full throttle. Butty stood his ground for a few seconds but the rope actually snapped! This event took place in front of the Admiral Nelson pub, in Kilburn, London on...

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Roger Weigèle

Roger Weigèle

Here's another strongman you probably haven't heard of: Roger Weigèle is well known in the diving community as the man who established the world famous Glénan International Diving Center on Saint-Nicolas Island in 1960. But before that, Roger got his start lifting...

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Johnny Silvi

Johnny Silvi

Johnny Silvi was a professional wrestler from Canada who, in order to drum up interest for his matches, used to pull a call down the street in front of the arena with his teeth. As his impressive neck development would indicate, clearly he made a habit of this...

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The Strongest Teeth in Belgium

The Strongest Teeth in Belgium

John Massis, who we have covered before on this blog, performed a number of impressive feats of jaw strength. Above shows one that he performed in Milan, Italy in 1968 in front of Guinness World Record Officials: holding this Beechcraft model B 50 Twin-Bonanza...

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Akio Hirai – The Strongest Man in Japan

Akio Hirai – The Strongest Man in Japan

It was at Osaka Station in April, 1935, that 34-year old Akio Hirai earned the right to call himself “The Strongest Man in Japan” by pulling a freight car loaded with 160 men a distance of 70 meters with a chain gripped in his teeth!

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The Mighty Young Apollo

The Mighty Young Apollo

Paul Anderson, The Mighty Young Apollo, of Australia, can tow five cars with his teeth like it’s no big deal. Mr. Apollo set over fifty records during his colorful career.

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Tag:
Teeth Strength
Captain Bob Anderson – Little Sampson

Captain Bob Anderson – Little Sampson

We managed to dig up more info on the fairly obscure strongman Captain Bob Anderson. Captain Bob got his first taste of fame as a Hollywood stuntman where he specialized in crashing planes. As as stuntman, his work appeared in a number of pictures in the early 1930’s...

read more
Butty vs. Motorcycle

Butty vs. Motorcycle

Here’s our favorite publican Butty Sugrue pitting his choppers against a 500 c.c. motorcycle going at full throttle. Butty stood his ground for a few seconds but the rope actually snapped! This event took place in front of the Admiral Nelson pub, in Kilburn, London on...

read more
Roger Weigèle

Roger Weigèle

Here's another strongman you probably haven't heard of: Roger Weigèle is well known in the diving community as the man who established the world famous Glénan International Diving Center on Saint-Nicolas Island in 1960. But before that, Roger got his start lifting...

read more
Johnny Silvi

Johnny Silvi

Johnny Silvi was a professional wrestler from Canada who, in order to drum up interest for his matches, used to pull a call down the street in front of the arena with his teeth. As his impressive neck development would indicate, clearly he made a habit of this...

read more
The Strongest Teeth in Belgium

The Strongest Teeth in Belgium

John Massis, who we have covered before on this blog, performed a number of impressive feats of jaw strength. Above shows one that he performed in Milan, Italy in 1968 in front of Guinness World Record Officials: holding this Beechcraft model B 50 Twin-Bonanza...

read more
Akio Hirai – The Strongest Man in Japan

Akio Hirai – The Strongest Man in Japan

It was at Osaka Station in April, 1935, that 34-year old Akio Hirai earned the right to call himself “The Strongest Man in Japan” by pulling a freight car loaded with 160 men a distance of 70 meters with a chain gripped in his teeth!

read more
The Mighty Young Apollo

The Mighty Young Apollo

Paul Anderson, The Mighty Young Apollo, of Australia, can tow five cars with his teeth like it’s no big deal. Mr. Apollo set over fifty records during his colorful career.

read more