June 23, 2005
Jack Taylor

JACK TAYLOR
1911 - 1945

Height: 6'1"
Weight: 212 pounds
Born: January 6, 1887 - Bruce County, ON
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140 recorded matched as of December 16, 2004

1911
11/15Moose Jaw, SKvs. Art Nelson
1912
04/02Raymond, ABvs. Jack Ellison
04/12Lethbridge, ABvs. Jack Ellison
09/11Lethbridge, ABbeat Bobby Managoff
1913
??Concordia, KSvs. Allan Eustace
1914
11/25Winnipeg, MBbeat Charley Cutler by DQ
1915
??Calgary, ABvs. John Berg
??Calgary, ABvs. Charley Cutler
1916
Nebraska
1918
12/??San Francisco, CAlost to Marin Plestina
1919
01/01Vancouver, BClost to Marin Plestina
01/23Vancouver, BCbeat Taro Miyake by decision
02/14Vancouver, BCbeat John Berg
03/27Lewiston, IDbeat Emil Dominick
03/28Spokane, WAbeat Axel Rolando
04/08Butte, MTwrestled against four men
04/11Lewiston, IDbeat Duncan Gillis
05/02New York, NYvs. Marin Plestina
05/09New York, NYlost to Marin Plestina
09/25Sheridan, WYbeat Ted Sorenson
1920
02/14Casper, WYbeat Jake Amends
12/08Chicago, ILlost to Stanislaus Zbyzsko
1921
01/24Casper, WYdrew Stanislaus Zbyzsko (110 mins.)
02/14Casper, WYbeat Joseph "Toots" Mondt
04/??Casper, WYvs. Taro Miyake
1922
**Jack Taylor is billed as the Canadian Heavyweight champion from this point forward.
08/01Winnipeg, MBbeat Jatrinda Gobar
09/04Saskatoon, SKbeat Nels Moe
10/19Winnipeg, MBdrew Stanislaus Zbyzsko
12/05Winnipeg, MBbeat Leo L'Heureux
12/15Winnipeg, MBbeat John Freberg
12/20Regina, SKbeat I.A. Johnson
1923
01/19Winnipeg, MBbeat Yussif Hussane
02/02Winnipeg, MBbeat John Freberg
03/28Lethbridge, ABbeat Gene O'Connor
04/03Winnipeg, MBbeat Paul Martinson
04/18Winnipeg, MBbeat Yussif Hussane
05/09Lethbridge, ABbeat Pete Sauer
05/18Winnipeg, MBbeat Taro Miyaki
05/23Saskatoon, SKbeat Fred Grebmire
06/06Winnipeg, MBbeat Ernie Maupas
06/15Winnipeg, MBbeat Taro Miyaki
06/30Saskatoon, SKbeat Fred Grebmire
07/17Winnipeg, MBbeat Wladek Zbyzsko
08/21Winnipeg, MBbeat John Freberg
09/18Winnipeg, MBbeat Frank Simmons
10/18Winnipeg, MBbeat Tom Johnstone
11/05Winnipeg, MBbeat Wladek Zbyzsko
11/18Winnipeg, MBbeat Tom Johnstone
12/18Stoughton, SKvs. Nels Moe
1924
01/01Winnipeg, MBbeat Reginald Siki
02/06Lethbridge, ABbeat Dan Koloff
03/12Edmonton, ABbeat Dan Koloff
04/25Winnipeg, MBbeat Leo L'Hereux
05/08Winnipeg, MBlost to Dick Daviscourt
05/24Winnipeg, MBbeat Howard Cantonwine
06/17Winnipeg, MBlost to Dick Daviscourt
10/01Medicine Hat, ABbeat John Freberg
10/05Aneroid, SKbeat Anton Peterson
10/18Swift Current, SKbeat Leo L'Heueux
11/22Swift Current, SKbeat Fred Grebmire
1925
02/10Ashern, MBdrew Scotty McDougall
03/??Stoughton, SKbeat Scotty McDougall
1926
02/22New York, NYlost to Wladek Zbyzsko
06/08San Francisco, CAdrew Dick Shikat
07/28Los Angeles, CAlost to John Pesek
08/25Los Angeles, CAlost to Wladek Zbyzsko
11/20New York, NYdrew Hans Steinke
1927
12/02??Lost to Wladek Zbyzsko
12/21Philadelphia, PAlost to Wladek Zbyzsko
1928
01/03Brooklyn, NYlost to Wladek Zbyzsko
01/10Brooklyn, NYlost to Renato Gardini
11/05Saskatoon, SKbeat Jack Milo
11/16Saskatoon, SKbeat John Katan
12/03Saskatoon, SKdrew Jacob Amonde
1929
01/31Saskatoon, SKbeat Bill Demetral
03/21Stoughton, SKvs. Jack Milo
04/09Saskatoon, SKbeat Bill Demetral
05/04Toronto, ONbeat Jack Rogers
05/11Toronto, ONbeat Pat McKay
05/18Toronto, ONbeat Ned McCarr
05/20St. Louis, MOdrew Ray Steele
05/23Toronto, ONbeat Wladek Zbyzsko
05/30Toronto, ONbeat Fred Grebmeier
06/13Toronto, ONbeat Gino Garibaldi by decision
06/20Toronto, ONbeat Tom Moore
07/04Toronto, ONdrew Stanislaus Zbyzsko
07/11Toronto, ONbeat Eugene Lamarque
07/18Toronto, ONvs. Abe Kaplan
07/25Toronto, ONdrew Renato Gardini
08/01Toronto, ONlost to Stanley Stasiak
*Taylor breaks his leg during this match
11/12Toronto, ONbeat Frank Altman
11/25Toronto, ONlost to Stanley Stasiak
12/01Worcester, MAlost to Ed "Strangler" Lewis
1930
01/22Toronto, ONbeat Jack Milo
02/05Boston, MAdrew Jim Londos
02/11Boston, MAlost to Dick Shikat
04/25Philadelphia, PAlost to Hans Steinke
1931
01/14New York, NYlost to Richard Stahl
01/23Salt Lake City, UTdrew Ira Dern
01/30Salt Lake City, UTbeat "Yankee" Jack Rogers
02/20Salt Lake City, UTbeat Olaf "Buck" Olson
04/16Calgary, ABbeat Stanley Pinto
05/07Calgary, ABbeat Stanislaus Zbyzsko
06/05Calgary, ABbeat John Freberg
07/02Calgary, ABbeat Moose Norbeck
07/09Winnipeg, MBdrew Joe Komar
07/30Calgary, ABbeat Hal Rumberg
09/02Edmonton, ABbeat John Freberg
10/01Calgary, ABbeat Joe Devito
1932
01/21Calgary, ABvs. Reginald Siki
02/19Calgary, ABvs. Allan Eustace
03/21Calgary, ABbeat Steve Savage
04/09Seattle, WAlost to Ed "Strangler" Lewis
04/14Calgary, ABdrew Tiger Duala
04/21Vancouver, BCbeat John Freberg
05/20Calgary, ABbeat Steve Savage
06/14Atlanta, GAlost to Marin Plestina
07/07Calgary, ABbeat Don DeLaun
08/23Calgary, ABlost to Wladek Zbyzsko by DQ
10/02Stettler, ABbeat Joe Katelmach
10/10Drumheller, ABbeat Jack Rodgers
10/17Calgary, ABlost to Ed Don George
11/18Calgary, ABbeat Abe Kaplan by DQ
1933
01/19Vancouver, BCbeat Abe Kaplan
01/20Victoria, BCbeat Bob Kruse by reverse decision
02/03Vancouver, BClost to Jack Forsgren
02/04Victoria, BCdrew Bob Kruse
02/09Calgary, BCbeat Jagat Singh
04/17Macleod, ABbeat Joe Katelmach
04/20Calgary, ABlost to Earl McCready
lost Canadian Heavyweight title
05/09Winnipeg, MBlost to Earl McCready
05/19Regina, SKdrew Tony Catalano
07/04Calgary, ABlost to Ed "Strangler" Lewis
07/06Olds, ABbeat Steve Soltice & John Demchuk
Handi-cap match
1936
11/13Calgary, ABbeat Harry Kent
11/20Calgary, ABbeat Bobby Stewart
11/27Calgary, ABlost to Jack Forsgren
12/11Calgary, ABvs. Chief Chewacki
12/18Calgary, ABdrew Sam Leathers
1939
01/20Calgary, ABguest referee
01/27Calgary, ABbeat Jim Demeres
03/10Calgary, ABdrew Les Watson
03/31Calgary, ABguest referee
1945
04/14Calgary, ABguest referee


Compiled by Vance Nevada with research assistance from Nathan Hatton, Neil Richards


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