George Zaharias

Title History


Career Highlights


  • George Zaharias was billed as ‘The Crying Greek from Cripple Creek’ and ‘The Greek Hyena’..
  • December 23, 1938: George Zaharias married a famous professional golfer named Mildred (Babe) Didrikson..
  • George Vetoyanis suffered a stroke in 1974 and died in May 22, 1984 at the age of 76 in Tampa, Florida..