Luther Lindsay

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Title History

 

  • NWA Hawaii Tag Team titles w/Bobby Burns defeating ??????? (January 10, 1954);
  • NWA (Toronto) Canadian Open Tag Team titles w/Jack Claybourne defeating Pat Fraley & Tosh Togo (September 28, 1954);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Oattem Fisher defeating John Foti & Don Kindred (April 15, 1960);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Mike DiBiase (May 26, 1961);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Bing Ki Lee defeating Tito Kopa & Bill Savage (June 10, 1961);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Herb Freeman defeating Dan Manoukian & Shag Thomas (August 10, 1961);
  • AJPW All Asia Tag Team titles w/Ricky Waldo defeating Toyonobori & Rikidozan (Febuary 3, 1962);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Shag Thomas defeating Kurt Von Poppenheim & Fritz Von Goering (July 21, 1962);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Fritz Von Goering (August 24, 1962);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Shag Thomas defeating Mad Dog Vachon & Fritz Von Goering (December 9, 1962);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Shag Thomas defeating Soldat Gorky & Ivan Kameroff (July 24, 1963);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Shag Thomas defeating Art Michalik & The Destroyer (January 15, 1964);
  • NWA (Hawaii) United States Heavyweight title defeating Curtis Iaukea (June ??, 1964);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Pepper Martin defeating The Hangman & Pat Patterson (October 26, 1964);
  • NWA Hawaii Tag Team titles w/Bearcat Wright defeating Enrique & Alberto Torres (July 28, 1965);
  • NWA Hawaii Heavyweight title defeating Curtis Iaukea (September 29, 1965);
  • NWA (Calgary) Canadian Heavyweight title defeating Stan Stasiak (????, 1967);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Tony Borne (June 2, 1967);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Beauregard (November 30, 1968);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Shag Thomas defeating Karl & Kurt Von Steiger (Febuary 15, 1969);

 

Career Highlights

 

  • September 25, 1961: Nicoli Volkoff defeated Luther Lindsay for the NWA Pacific Northwest title!
  • February 21, 1972: Luther Lindsey (48) died of a heart attack in the ring while pinning his opponent..
  • ~~~The referee tapped him to tell him to get off and he was dead on top the guy he pinned..