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Benny Leonard

"The Ghetto Wizard"

85-5-1-121 / 69 KO

Lightweight Champion

Ring master fought here often vs.
top talent like Johnny Kilbane &  Johnny Dundee. But best remem-bered as the one and only obstruc-tion to Lew Tendler's title dreams.

Born: 04/07/96  -  Died: 04/18/47

 
 
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Active 1911 to 1932 - Fought in Philadelphia 32 times

 

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