Dr Jerry Graham

Dr Jerry Graham

Original Name Jerry Martin Matthews
Birth
USA
Death 24 Jan 1997 (aged 68)
Burial Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA
Memorial ID 12102152 · View Source
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Professional Wrestler. He was born in Woodward, Oklahoma and made his professional wrestling debut in 1947. He was the founder of what was known as the "Graham wrestling family" or the "Golden Grahams" which consisted of Eddie Graham (Edward Gossett), "Crazy" Luke Graham (James Grady Johnson) and "Superstar" Billy Graham (Walter Coleman). He started wrestling at the age of 14 and wrestled his last match almost fifty years later. His title history includes: World tag-team with Eddie Graham; United States tag-team also with Eddie Graham; WWWF United States tag-team (5) with Eddie and Luke Graham; NWA (Northeast) tag-team (5); NWA (Toronto) International tag-team; NWA (Georgia) Southern Heavyweight Champion (2); NWA Canadian tag-team titles; NWA (Georgia) tag-team; AIWA Six Man tag-team; Vancouver tag-team and the WWA tag-team titles.

Bio by: Hilda Duell


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  • Originally Created by: Hilda Duell
  • Added: 19 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12102152
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Jerry Graham (16 Dec 1928–24 Jan 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12102152, citing Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .