- George Tragos was born in Greece but came to Chicago USA with family in March 1910 at the age of 13..
- George Tragos was trained by YMCA Physical Director George Pinneo in Gary, Indiana…
- George Tragos worked in a steel plant as a machinist..
- George Tragos won the AAU & YMCA Championships in March 1919 at 158 pounds.
- George Tragos was a member of the 1920 Greek Olympic wrestling team in Belgium..