Gus Ruhlin

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Name: Gus Ruhlin
Alias: The Akron Giant
Hometown: Akron, Ohio, USA
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, USA
Died: 1912-02-13 (Age:40)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 188cm
Reach: 199cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Trainer: Henry (Pop) Blanken
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Gus Ruhlin was only 40 years old when he died of a massive stroke at his home February 13, 1912 in Brooklyn, New York. He and his wife had run a local café, popular with current and former fighters.

Ruhlin had been a champion of women's suffrage. [1]

See also: [2]