Category:Medgar Evars Memorial

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Beginning in 1983, Arnold honored the memory of the his friend in the Civil Rights Movement, Medgar Evars (July 2, 1925 - June 12, 1963). On every fifth anniversary of Evars' murder, Arnold hosted a one-night, sixteen-man invitational tournament. Invitations went out to the best African-American wrestlers around the country.

  • June 12, 1983 - 20th anniversary tournament featuring Abdullah the Butcher, Iceman King Parsons, Rocky Johnson and Tony Atlas
  • June 12, 1988 - 25th anniversary tournament featuring
  • June 12, 1993 - 30th anniversary tournament featuring
  • June 12, 1998 - 35th anniversary tournament featuring
  • June 12, 2003 - 40th anniversary tournament featuring

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