Southwick Regional School's track and field team at George Steele Relays held by Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association at West Springfield High School Clark Field on April 29 (Hoang 'Leon' Nguyen' / The Republican)
George Steele lived in Marion Indiana until 1896. He was instrumental in bringing the VA Hospital to Marion and piloted the ZR-3 dirigible in the first trans-Atlantic crossing of the rigid airship 2.5 years prior to Lindbergh's historic crossing in 1927.
Born as William James Myers and nicknamed 'The Animal,' George Steele was known for sticking out his green tongue and carrying a wild man persona. http://www.meganmedicalpt.com/workmans-comp-cases.html
William James "Jim" Myers (April 16, 1937 - February 16, 2017), better known by his ring name George "The Animal" Steele, was an American professional wrestler, school teacher, author and actor. Steele's career lasted from 1967 until 1988, though he made occasional wrestling appearances into the 1990s and 2000s.