Wrestler: Abe Zvonkin
Real Name:
Birthday: March 6, 1910
Hometown: Born in New York City
Moved to Hamilton, ONTARIO
Marital Status: Married to Jean
Height & Weight: 6' - 220 lbs
Trained by:
Previous Gimmicks: Mr. X
The Purple Phantom
Abe Zhukov
Mr. E
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Notable Feuds:

  • Abe Zvonkin was the son of Russian immigrants and relocated to Canada at the age of two..
  • Abe Zvonkin attended Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario where he studied education and played football..
  • Abe Zvonkin finished third in the discus competition at the 1930 Commonwealth Games in Hamilton..
  • Abe Zvonkin was encouraged to enter the world of professional wrestling by the legendary Whipper Billy Watson..
  • March 28, 1944: Abe Zvonkin (debut) defeated Al "Bunny" Dunlop by Disqualification..
  • Abe Zvonkin wrestled mainly in the United States of America mostly as a heel..
  • Abe Zvonkin formed a successful tag team with Jack Dillon known as The Purple Phantom Brothers..
  • 1950s: Abe Zvonkin showed and judged purebred dogs and ran a dog grooming business..
  • Abe Zvonkin was the father of three children -- two boys and a girl..
  • August 22, 2002: Abe Zvonkin died at the age of 91 in Hamilton ONTARIO, Canada..