Louis Cyr’s reputation spread quickly in Quebec because strength and power were highly respected. By word of mouth, the name Cyr became synonymous with strength and power.
As is often the case with famous strongmen, there appears to be substantial discrepancy between many of the sources of data available upon Cyr, his life and career. Continue reading below to learn more about the legend of Louis Cyr and some of the interesting unknowns lost in history.
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