Ida Mae Martinez

Film actor

1931 – 2010

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Who was Ida Mae Martinez?

Ida Mae Martinez Selenkow was an American professional wrestler in the 1950s, known as Ida Mae Martinez. After her retirement in 1960, she appeared in the 2004 documentary Lipstick & Dynamite about the early years of female wrestling in North America. In addition to wrestling, Martinez was a yodeler, releasing the CD The Yodeling Lady Ms. Ida also in 2004. Martinez also obtained a Master's Degree in Nursing and was one of the first nurses in Baltimore to work with AIDS patients.

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Born
Sep 9, 1931
New London
Died
Jan 19, 2010

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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