October 26, 1936: Martin Levy was featured in an article in Time Magazine ….
February 22, 1937: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that Martin Levy had been turned down by the Pennsylvania Athletic Commission for wrestling in Philadelphia because physicians who examined him found a serious heart ailment.
Martin “The Blimp” Levy was briefly married to the former Miss Charlotte Jones of Denver, Colorado..
July 16, 1946: Martin “The Human Blimp” Levy defeated Gorgeous George in a 2/3 Falls match in Dallas, Texas…
July 23, 1946: Martin Levy (620 lbs) defeated Zeke Estep (411 lbs) in a 2/3 Falls match in Dallas, Texas..
July 30, 1946: Martin “The Human Blimp” Levy vs Dave Levin ended in a draw..
August 6, 1946: Jack Kennedy defeated Martin Levy in a 2/3 Falls match by Disqualification..
January 21, 1947: Martin Levy was defeated in a match in Baltimore by boxer-turned-wrestler Primo Carnera.
Reports of the death of Martin “The Blimp” Levy are in question. One gives his death as 1957.
There is another that he was found dead in his Pratville, Alabama mobile home on November 8, 1961.
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