Maurice Tillet
Hammond Indiana, likely in 1940 and again likely against Len Macaluso

Maurice Tillet
Barcelona Spain at Price Theater in 1948
NOTE - This newsreel aired on a December 6th 1948. Maurice's debut in Barcelona was on November 26th against Rudolph Binacchi. On December 3rd he wrestled Tomas Grau.  
This is believed to be Tillet vs. Binacchi.

Maurice Tillet vs. Luigi Bacigalupi 1940 - Very first match in the United States

Maurice Tillet as Neanderthal

Chicago Field Museum early 1940. Footage from "NBC Sportsworld 1985 A Look at Professional Wrestling part 3"

Maurice Tillet in French Film
Maurice has a bit part as a bar patron, 1935 French Film Princesse Tam Tam, starring Josephine Baker

Screenwriter, Author, Storyteller Richard Price tells about his Grandmother, and the effect Maurice Tillet had on her.  Just a little profanity on this one, so heads up!
The original picture of Richard Price, I altered, was found in the New York Times, Neighborhood Watch articl, March 16th 2008

Maurice Tillet Russian documentary
 Russian National TV Channel 2 - MAURICE TILLET Inspiration of SHREK. AIRED (Moscow time) Dec. 20th, 9:25, 2013

Maurice Tillet short documentary
Mysteries at the Museum on the Travel Channel - 'Monster of a Man'.  Unfortunately not available online free.


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