Born: November 20, 1912, Pennsylvania
Real Name: Charles A. Kemmerer
Hometown: Salisbury Township, Pennsyvlania (Gimmicked: San Antonio, Texas)
Parents: Marcus H. and Katie S. Kemmerer
High School: Allentown High School (PA)
Football Coach: J. Birney Crum
HS Football Ach.: Team went undefeated in 1930
College: Temple University (1931-’35) Football/ Wrestling
Football Coach: Glenn S. “Pop” Warner
Pro Debut: Late 1930s?
Identities: Tiny Cannon, Hard Boiled Hannigan, Bad Babe Sharkey, Texas Babe
Sharkey assumed the Spartanburg, South Carolina wrestling promotion in 1952, taking
the place of Joe Littlejohn.
Sharkey worked as the matchmaker for Jim Crockett in 1956.
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