History

The Strongest Man That Ever Lived – Strength Magazine – March, 1927

Louis Cyr was elated over his new victory, while the newspapers ran huge front-page headlines and columns of write-ups on the popular idol. Feeling that his title was really established, Cyr availed himself of his increased popularity and set out again for the New England States with his show. He was not to remain long, for, unknown to him, some of the chief figures in the British invasion from Europe were transferring their scene of activity to the American side of the Atlantic Ocean.