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Robert Mitchum MP (1917 - 1997)

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum (August 6, 1917 – July 1, 1997) was an American actor, director, author, poet, composer, and singer. Mitchum rose to prominence for starring roles in several classic films...

7/9/2007 9/20/2021

Sonny Liston MP (aft.1930 - 1970)

"Sonny"

Wikipedia: English Charles L. "Sonny" Liston (c. 1930 – c. December 30, 1970) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1953 to 1970.A dominant contender of his era, he became the world heav...

9/11/2021 9/11/2021

De La Hoya (/deɪləˈhɔɪ.ə/; born February 4, 1973) is an American professional boxer who, in 2002, also became a boxing promoter and, in 2018, a mixed martial arts (MMA) promoter. As a boxer, he compete...

3/14/2016 8/23/2021

Leon Spinks (1953 - 2021)

2/6/2021 6/28/2021

Jake Joseph Paul (born January 17, 1997) is an American actor and YouTube personality who rose to significant fame on the now-defunct video application Vine. Paul first came into prominence for playing...

1/5/2018 6/27/2021

Marvelous Marvin Hagler MP (1954 - 2021)

Marvin Hagler (born Marvin Nathaniel Hagler; May 23, 1954 – March 13, 2021) was an American professional boxer and film actor who competed in boxing from 1973 to 1987. He reigned as undisputed champion...

3/14/2021 6/27/2021

Jack Doyle MP (1913 - 1978)

Doyle (31 August 1913 in Cobh, Ireland - 13 December 1978 in Paddington, London), known as "The Gorgeous Gael" was at one time or another a contender for the British Boxing Championship, a Hollywood ac...

8/18/2011 6/6/2021

J'Marie Moore MP

"J'Marie"

Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States

J'Marie Moore is an American professional boxer. In 1997, she became the first daughter of a famous boxer to herself become a professional boxer. She competes as a heavyweight and is known as "The Lady...

1/16/2017 6/5/2021

Ryan O'Neal MP

"Ryan O'Neal"

One of the hottest screen actors of the 1970s, Ryan O'Neal earned an Oscar nomination for the biggest tearjerker of the era, Love Story (1970), paired up with Barbra Streisand for a couple of classic s...

12/9/2011 4/30/2021

Philip Andre "Mickey" Rourke Jr. (/rʊərk/; born September 16, 1952),[2] is an American actor, screenwriter, and retired boxer, who has appeared primarily as a leading man in drama, action, and thriller...

2/26/2018 4/30/2021

Roy Scheider MP (1932 - 2008)

Lean, angular-faced and authoritatively spoken lead / supporting actor Roy Scheider obviously never heard the old actor's axiom about "never appearing with kids or animals" lest they overshadow your pe...

11/1/2016 4/30/2021

Bob Hope MP (1903 - 2003)

Immigration story:==English-born actor and Oscar winner Leslie Townes “Bob” Hope (29 may 1903 – 27 July 2003) was the son of English stonemason William Henry Hope and Welsh light opera singer Avis née ...

3/25/2009 4/30/2021

Robert Ervin Howard (1906 - 1936)

Author of westerns, mysteries, occult and horror stories, he is best known as the creator of Solomon Kane and Conan the Barbarian, thus creating the literary genre known as, “Sword and Sorcery”Pen pal ...

3/16/2020 4/30/2021

Peter E Banasko (1915 - 1993)

"Pete", "Pete Banasko", "Pee Banasko", "Peter", "''Pete''"

9/3/2010 3/29/2021

Elis Johan Ask (1926 - 2003)

"Negru"

Elis Ask tyrmäsi ranskalaisen Pierre Montanén kevyen sarjan ottelussa 17. elokuuta 1951 Helsingin Messuhallissa. Ottelu oli ensimmäinen Suomessa järjestetty nyrkkeilyn EM-ottelu.

7/1/2020 1/26/2021

Robert Helenius MP

Åland Islands, Finland

Helenius vs. Kownacki II. After over a year out of the ring, Helenius won by a technical knock-out Adam Kownacki in their rematch on 9 October 2021 in Las Vegas. After this stunning victory Helenius ha...

1/23/2021 1/25/2021

Young Jess Willard (1916 - 2006)

Jess Willard Burkhalter was a well known Champion welterweight Boxer out of Orlando Florida in the Late 1920s and 40s.He began boxing at the early age of 11. His carrer won him approximately 319 bouts....

7/17/2018 4/1/2020

David A. Jones, Sr. (1931 - 2019)

David Jones, a Kentucky lawyer who turned a $1,000 investment into America’s largest nursing-home chain, then transformed his business into a hospital giant and finally into the $37 billion health insu...

9/19/2019 9/19/2019

Strahan never led astray by father By Mike Garafolo/The Star-Ledger, on June 14, 2008 at 11:29 PM, >Courtesy of Gene Strahan; Michael and Gene Strahan in the weight room at Giants Stadium a few years a...

4/28/2015 2/7/2019

Logan Alexander Paul (born April 1, 1995) is an American vlogger and actor. He first gained fame through videos shared on the internet video service Vine. Paul later branched out into acting in televis...

1/5/2018 1/14/2019

Buddy Baer MP (1915 - 1986)

Professional Boxer. Born in Denver, Colorado. Standing at 6' 6½" Buddy fought from 1934 to 1942 and was one of the best punchers of his time. The highlight of his boxing career occurred in his unsucces...

12/19/2009 11/23/2018

William David Conn MP (1917 - 1993)

"Billy"

William David "Billy" Conn (October 8, 1917 – May 29, 1993) was an Irish American professional boxer and Light Heavyweight Champion famed for his fights with Joe Louis. He had a professional boxing rec...

11/23/2018 11/23/2018

James Louis Bivins MP (1919 - 2012)

James Louis Bivins, (December 6, 1919 – July 4, 2012) was an American heavyweight boxer whose professional career ran from 1940 to 1955. He was born in Dry Branch, Georgia. Although he was never given ...

11/23/2018 11/23/2018

1/25/2009 11/23/2018

Charles Leonard (born May 17, 1956), best known as "Sugar" Ray Leonard, is an American former professional boxer, motivational speaker, and occasional actor. Often regarded as one of the greatest boxer...

4/16/2016 9/2/2018

Joe Louis MP (1914 - 1981)

"Brown Bomber"

Born in Alabama in 1914, Joe Louis became boxing's heavyweight champion with his defeat of James J. Braddock in 1937. Nicknamed the "Brown Bomber," his knockout of Germany's Max Schmeling in 1938 made ...

2/4/2018 2/4/2018

Jake LaMotta MP (1922 - 2017)

"Jake", "Jack", "The Raging Bull"

"Jake" LaMotta (July 10, 1922 – September 19, 2017) was an American professional boxer, former World Middleweight Champion, and stand-up comedian. Nicknamed "The Raging Bull", LaMotta was a rough fight...

9/20/2017 9/20/2017

Mayweather (born July 4, 1964) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1988 to 1997, and held the IBO super featherweight title from 1994 to 1995. He has since worked as a boxing and...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Roger Mayweather MP (1961 - 2020)

Roger Mayweather (April 24, 1961 – March 17, 2020) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1981 to 1999, and subsequently worked as a boxing trainer. He was a two-weight world champion, ha...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Mayweather Sr. (born October 19, 1952) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1974 to 1990, and has since worked as a boxing trainer. Fighting at welterweight during the 1970s and 1...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Joy Mayweather Jr. (born Floyd Joy Sinclair; February 24, 1977) is an American professional boxer and promoter. Widely considered to be one of the greatest boxers of all time, undefeated as a professio...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Martti Olavi Talvela MP (1935 - 1989)

Oopperalaulaja, kansakoulunopettaja. Syntymä / Birth / Рождение: Martti Olavi Talvela syntyi Hiitolan Tausjärvellä 04.02.1935. Avioliitto / Marriage / Брак: Martti Talvela avioitui Anna Johanna (Annukk...

11/20/2016 7/9/2017

Don Rulon Fullmer MP (1939 - 2012)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:=="... Don Fullmer (February 21, 1939 – January 28, 2012) was a boxer and a brother of the former world middleweight champion Gene Fullmer.[1] Eight years younger than hi...

9/20/2015 1/17/2017

Archie "The Mongoose" Moore MP (1913 - 1998)

"Archie", "The Mongoose", "The Old Mongoose"

Archie Moore was an American professional boxer and the longest reigning World Light Heavyweight Champion of all time (December 1952 – May 1962). He had one of the longest professional careers in the h...

1/16/2017 1/16/2017

Barney Yousman (1902 - 1968)

12/8/2016 12/8/2016

Herman Donchin (1907 - 1989)

"Curley"

8/22/2007 12/7/2016

James J. Braddock MP (1905 - 1974)

Residence : West New York Ward 3, Hudson, New Jersey, United States - 1910* Residence : West New York, 3 ward, 5 district, Hudson, New Jersey, United States - 1915* Residence : Same House, , - 1935* Re...

11/4/2016 11/4/2016

Hughie Mehegan (deceased)

"Young Hughie Mehigan"

Boxing record

9/30/2016 9/30/2016

Hughie Mehegan (1886 - 1917)

"Hughie Mehegan"

Birth (requires subscription):* First name(s) Eugene* Last name Megan* Sex Male* Birth year 1887* Birth place Hotham* State Victoria* Mother's name Mary Ann Roach* Father's name Robert* Registr...

9/29/2016 9/30/2016

Volodymyrovych Klitschko (/vᵻˈtæli ˈklɪtʃkoʊ/; Ukrainian: Віта́лій Володи́мирович Кличко́, [%CA%8Bi%CB%88t%C9%91%CA%8Ei%C9%AA%CC%AF klɪtʃˈkɔ]; born 19 July 1971) is a Ukrainian politician and former pr...

8/29/2016 8/29/2016

Wladimirowitsch Klitschko (Ukrainian: Володи́мир Володи́мирович Кличко́ Volodymyr Volodymyrovych Klychko; born 25 March 1976) is a Ukrainian professional boxer. He is a former world heavyweight champio...

8/28/2016 8/29/2016

One of Long Beach's more colorful residents was the boxer Kid Mexico (real name, Tod Faulkner) who was the state's bantamweight champion in 1914 (at age 14—he had lied about his age) and the state's we...

8/11/2008 9/21/2015

Dean Martin MP (1917 - 1995)

"Dean Martin"

Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti; June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, film actor, television star and comedian. Martin's hit singles included "Memories Are Made of This", "Tha...

3/4/2011 9/21/2015

Andrew Sciambra (c.1935 - 2010)

"Moo Moo"

Honorable Andrew "Moo Moo" Joseph Sciambra passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at the age of 75. He was an attorney at law and a retired Magistrate Commissioner of the Orleans Parish Criminal Court S...

6/11/2014 9/21/2015

Roy Joseph Horrigan (1920 - 2000)

Roy Joseph Horrigan, contractor, seaman, policeman, Veteran of WWII, P.O.W., and building inspector for the City of New Orleans was the second male of six siblings. Roy was known to be a hard worker, d...

10/15/2009 9/21/2015

Roy MICKEY Tollis (1927 - 2007)

Boxing Record birthdate 1927-05-26 death date 2007-05-23 division welterweight stance orthodox height 5′ 7½″ / 171cm reach 70″ / 178cm country Australia residence Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia...

10/2/2012 9/21/2015

Clyde Ellsworth Blalock (1907 - 1933)

2nd born son of Frank and Eulalia Blalock. Raised in Willow Springs Valley and Bakersfield with 8 brothers and 1 sister. Boxer, division welterweight, won 18 (KO 11) + lost 10 (KO 1) + drawn 5 = 33 oun...

3/5/2015 9/21/2015

Michael Pete (1895 - 1947)

Year of death. 1941 or 1947. Mike Pete was a famous boxer , division: welterweight, and fought several matches in Washington and Oregon from 1913 to 1920. He helped co-found the Seattle Boxing Associat...

6/8/2013 9/21/2015

Jose Padilla Jr. MP (1911 - 1979)

"Pempe"

Jose "Pempe" Padilla competed in the boxing (lightweight) in the 1932 Los Angeles and 1936 Berlin Olympics. From a family of performers, he also appeared in numerous films. More here: .

11/19/2010 9/21/2015

Jackie Snyder (deceased)

David trained Jackie to be an excellent boxer, so much that he was scheduled to fight Sammy Mandel for the lightweight title. Unfortunately Jack Weber took him for a night on the town at Coney Island t...

8/18/2008 9/21/2015

Johnny Sheppard (deceased)

Johnny was a boxer who fought a 12 round fight against Benny leonard for the lightweight championship of the world on Patterson, NJ

12/5/2008 9/21/2015

Sammy Luftspring (1915 - 2000)

Sammy Luftspring was born on May 14th, 1916 in "The Ward" in Toronto. His parents were working-class Jews who emigrated from Eastern Europe. Sammy began training as a youth at the Brunswick YMHA. He li...

10/31/2008 9/21/2015

David John 'Dai' Bowen MP (c.1886 - 1912)

"From: Baglan Street - Treherbert - Rhondda - Wales"

Titanica * Name: Mr David John "Dai" Bowen * Age: 26 years * Last Residence: in Treherbert Glamorgan Wales * Occupation: Pugilist * 3rd Class passenger * First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday 10th A...

3/7/2012 9/21/2015

First-class span 1927/28 - 1949/50ProfileWisden obituaryDr Harold Geoffrey "Tuppy" Owen-Smith, who died at Cape Town on February 28, 1990, aged 81, made a great name for himself in England in the 1930s...

10/14/2008 9/21/2015

Jack McAuliffe (1866 - 1937)

Jack McAuliffe (born March 24, 1866 in Cork, Ireland – November 5, 1937 in Forest Hills, Queens) was an Irish-American boxer. Nicknamed 'The Napolean of the Ring', and fighting mostly out of Williamsbu...

7/4/2012 9/21/2015

Kenny Britto (1939 - 1988)

TRIBUTES TO MY DEAR BROTHERKENNETH BRITTO EX SWISSAIR ON HIS 20TH DEATH ANNIVERSARYHe was 8 years my senior – strong with muscles of steel – 19 years in the Indian Airforce – saw through 3 wars – a lig...

7/31/2008 9/21/2015

Thomas Leonard Romero (1891 - 1965)

1/10/2010 9/21/2015

Thomas J. Romero (1918 - 1990)

"Tomboy"

1/10/2010 9/21/2015

Aaron Thomas Lacy (1895 - 1954)

"Little Ironman" - Semi-pro lightweight boxer His occupation on his son's birth record is "Grocer"=Burial Fnd A Grave Memorial# 52067625 Married twice.=Children from 1st marriage# Vivian Lacy b. 1889# ...

9/6/2013 9/21/2015

Noble LaPorte Chisman (1905 - 1987)

aka Noble "Kid Chissell" a friend of Bob Hope, middleweight boxing champ and Hollywood actor.Also Noble had been the best man to marilyn monroe,wedding to Robert Slatzer's in a secret wedding.And after...

7/6/2008 9/21/2015

Michael James Camberlango Sr., 83, died February 13, 1999 in an automobile accident.He was born May 16, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York to Anthony and Minnie Ullman Camberlango. Michael grew up in Brooklyn ...

3/4/2015 9/21/2015

Ralph Merrill (1919 - 2008)

Ralph Merrill (April 14, 1919 - July 4, 2008): Ralph Merrill of Linden, Arizona died Friday, July 4, 2008 at the RTA Hospice and Palliative Care in Lakeside, Arizona from causes incident to his age. He...

8/29/2008 9/21/2015

Maurice Barrymore MP (c.1849 - 1905)

Herbert Arthur Chamberlayne Blyth (September 21, 1849 in Amritsar, Punjab, India - March 26, 1905 in Amityville, New York) was the patriarch of the Barrymore acting family.He was educated at Harrow Sch...

11/8/2009 9/21/2015

Amherst, N.S. , June 23 - The boxing championship of Cumberland-Westmorland counties were well fought tonight with every final being close from start to finish. Herbie Terris of Springhill was the star...

7/24/2008 9/21/2015

Lambertus 'Bep' van Klaveren MP (1907 - 1992)

Bep van Klaveren= 1907 - 1992 RotterdamDutch boxer, who won the gold medal in the featherweight division at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Born in Rotterdam as Lambertus Steenhorst, he adopted ...

8/9/2012 9/21/2015

Alexander Gordon Dalzell MP (1888 - 1919)

Alexander Gordon DALZELLTopic Type: ServicemanImage of Alexander Gordon DALZELLMilitary Call Up: 1917.Age on enlistment: 29 years.Initially was in B Coy 32nd Reinf.Boxing Assoc National Championships i...

3/11/2009 9/21/2015

Confirmed in an eMail from William Gordon Pautz on 7 February 2002 ( spautz@global.co.za ). William Bushell (also known as "Wild Bill Bushell") hailed from Queenstown and was one of the last bare-fist ...

10/6/2010 9/21/2015

Ace Hudkins (1905 - 1973)

"The Nebraska Wildcat"

4/3/2009 9/21/2015

Canada Lee (1907 - 1952)

Lee (March 3, 1907 — May 9, 1952) was an American actor who pioneered roles for African Americans. A champion of civil rights in the 1930s and 1940s, he died shortly before he was scheduled to appear b...

6/18/2012 9/21/2015

Jem Mace, The Gypsy (1831 - 1910)

"The Gypsy"

Jem - James Mace Height 176 cm (5 ft 9.3 in) Born 8 April 1831 @ Beeston, Norfolk, England Died 30 November 1910 (aged 79)A middleweight, he succeeded in outboxing heavier opponents thanks to his danci...

4/17/2011 9/21/2015

Jack Thomas Kirkham (1921 - d.)

In February 1946 Jack Kirkham became Australian Middleweight Champion by defeating Alan Westbury TKO in the 10th round. Re-matched 30th March Jack again defeated Alan Westbury KO in round 2. Jack then ...

8/27/2010 9/21/2015

Barney Ross MP (1909 - 1967)

Ross (born Dov-Ber "Beryl" David Rosofsky; December 23, 1909 – January 17, 1967) was an American professional boxer. Ross became a world champion in three weight divisions and was a decorated veteran o...

2/21/2009 9/21/2015

Joe Benjamin (1898 - 1983)

"The San Joaquin Sheik Benjamin"

Lightweight boxer. Plagued with small brittle hands prevented him from possibly being a world lightweight champion., but he did have 225 fights in the ring, 38 wins, 13 knockouts and 5 draws during his...

10/26/2014 9/21/2015

Carmen Basilio MP (1927 - 2012)

"Cosmo"

Carmen Basilio was an American professional boxer who was the world champion in both the welterweight and middleweight divisions, beating Sugar Ray Robinson for the latter title. An iron-chinned pressu...

6/8/2010 9/21/2015

Ivan Miller (1892 - 1966)

"Francis I Miller", "Ivan Miller"

Ivan Miller was the middleweight champion of the Northwest during 1922-1926 in boxing. My grandmother hated it and was afraid he would get hurt. He had a piece of his right ear missing where some boxer...

5/11/2011 9/21/2015

George James Psoras (1927 - d.)

Brother George quit high school in his senior year and enlisted in the US Navy . He applied for and took the Fleet Examination for the US Naval Academy and was one of four successful candidates for an ...

12/9/2007 9/21/2015

Henry Pelkowski, better known as Babe Risko, Eddie Risko, and Sailor Pulaski (July 14, 1911 – March 8, 1957) was Middleweight boxing champion of the world. He was born in Syracuse, New York.(Bahe) Risk...

1/9/2014 9/21/2015

Jack Rosenberg (1909 - 1983)

Jack RosenbergFrom Boxrec Boxing EncyclopaediaName: Jack RosenbergNationality: US AmericanHometown: Harlem, New York, USABoxing Record: clickRanked as the #9th middleweight in the world by Ring magazin...

1/14/2009 9/21/2015

Nat Langham (1820 - 1871)

4/23/2010 9/21/2015

Ben Gershuny (deceased)

4/10/2009 9/21/2015

Mario Buono (deceased)

"Knock Out Buono"

Knick named K.O. (knockout) Buono - undefeated Middleweight Champion of Canada, the state of Vermont and Fort Ethan Allen, Vermont. Began boxing in the U.S. Army under the supervision of Capt. Meyers, ...

1/13/2011 9/20/2015

Jack Johnson MP (1878 - 1946)

Arthur "Jack" Johnson (March 31, 1878 – June 10, 1946), nicknamed the Galveston Giant was an American boxer, who—at the height of the Jim Crow era—became the first African American world heavyweight bo...

4/23/2015 9/20/2015

Walter Clapham Mountain (1864 - 1930)

Walter Clapham Mountain was grandson of Mrs. Letheridge the first white woman born in New Zealand. He was a boxer and athlete of note in Australia in his younger days, and later assisted his father at ...

6/27/2010 9/20/2015

Patrick Casey (1910 - 2002)

"Paddy"

Casey, the sole surviving brother of the legendary Caseys of Sneem, died in London at the weekend. He had celebrated his 92nd birthday just a week previously.His death closes an incredible chapter of s...

7/31/2014 9/20/2015

Gunnar "GeeBee" Bärlund (1911 - 1982)

Gunnar Richard Bernhard Bärlund (Gee Bee) (1911, Helsinki – 1982) was a Finnish boxer who competed in the 1932 Summer Olympics Won six national competitions - all by knockout, 1933 Heavyweight Champion...

1/19/2013 9/20/2015

Lord David Douglas-Hamilton MP (1912 - 1944)

Leader Lord David Douglas-Hamilton (8 November 1912 – 2 August 1944) was a Scottish nobleman, pilot, and boxer.The youngest son of Lt. Alfred Douglas-Hamilton, 13th Duke of Hamilton RN and Nina Mary Be...

2/1/2007 9/20/2015

Jerry Pittro Sr. (1921 - 1977)

Jerry Pittro was a Middle Weight boxer who had won the Golden Gloves and became very Popular with the Chicagoans during the 40's and 50's. Jerry Pittro's boxing namewas "Baby Galento" taken from his tr...

8/17/2008 9/20/2015

Benny Leonard MP (1896 - 1947)

Leonard (born Benjamin Leiner; Hebrew name דוב בער בן אברהם גרשון [Dov Ber ben Avraham Gershon]; April 7, 1896 – April 18, 1947) was an American professional lightweight boxer. He was ranked 8th on the...

4/7/2014 9/20/2015

Joseph Francis Anthony Hagen (1878 - 1942)

"Philadelphia Jack O'Brien"

Known as Philadelphia Jack O'Brien, the world light heavyweight boxing champion circa 1905.

2/25/2009 9/20/2015

George Frederick Byers (1872 - 1937)

"Budge"

George "Budge" Frederick Byers: Birth: June 25, 1872 in Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada. (U.S. Veteran) Death: Apr. 10, 1937 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA. Life for most wa...

3/1/2009 9/20/2015

Warren Barbour (July 31, 1888 – November 22, 1943) was an American Republican Party politician who represented New Jersey in the United States Senate from 1931 to 1937 and again from 1938 until his dea...

1/23/2012 9/20/2015

Aaron Enrique Mendoza (1764 - 1836)

Aaron Enrique is not the boxer* Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Sep 2 2021, 10:30:54 UTC

3/5/2009 9/20/2015

Donald Dinnie McCorkindale (1904 - 1970)

"Daniel D", "Don"

Donald "Don" Dinnie McCorkindale (August 16, 1904 – August 11, 1970) (born Daniel D) was a South African boxer who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics - he finished fourth in the light heavyweight cla...

12/23/2011 9/20/2015

Steffen Tangstad is a Norwegian retired professional boxer and two time European Heavyweight Champion.Tangstad fought Michael Spinks for the IBF Heavyweight title on 6 September 1986, losing as a resul...

7/20/2010 9/20/2015

Ingemar Jens Johansson MP (1932 - 2009)

"Ingo", "Hammer of Thor"

Ingemar Johansson=Ingemar Johansson became world heavyweight champion June 26, 1959. Won by knockout of Floyd Patterson after two minutes and three seconds in the third round.Ingemar Johansson blev vär...

10/8/2010 9/20/2015

Ernest Sheppeard (deceased)

Ern Sheppeard was the Australian Heavyweight Boxing Champion in 1923 and 1926, NSW Heavyweight Champion in 1922. 23 Wins (15 by knockout) from 34 Heavyweight fights between 1920 and 1926. Ern had to be...

4/10/2009 9/20/2015

George Byers Godfrey (1853 - 1901)

Prince Edward Island Hall of Fame & Museum Inc.: Boxing - George Godfrey Inducted Date:Jun 24, 1990 Inducted By: N/A All but forgotten today, George Godfrey was the reigning “Black Boxing Champion of A...

3/25/2011 9/20/2015

Sonny Bill Williams MP

"Sonny Bill Williams"

Sonny William Williams , known as Sonny Bill Williams (born 3 August 1985) is a New Zealand rugby union player, heavyweight boxer and former rugby league player. He is only the second person to represe...

2/4/2009 9/20/2015

Luther McCarty (1892 - 1913)

9/3/2009 9/20/2015

Gene Tunney (1897 - 1978)

"Gene"

James Joseph "Gene" Tunney (May 25, 1897 – November 7, 1978) was an American professional boxer and the world heavyweight champion from 1926–28. Having defeated Jack Dempsey twice, first in 1926 and th...

2/5/2012 9/20/2015