Walter Palmer

Title History


Career Highlights


  • Walter Palmer was a former amature wrestler turned pro, who became a heavy favorite of promoter Fred Kohler..
  • Walter Palmer maintained his amature status by competing professionally under a mask as the “Red Ace”..
  • Walter Palmer was the inventor of the spinning toehold according to both 1950s TV and Dory Funk Jr. via his website..
  • ~~~In the 1950s, Billy Goelz and Walter Palmer each contended to be the inventor of the spinning toehold..
  • July 10, 1998: Walter Palmer passed away…