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Joey Abell
Minnesota Ice

 
 

Perry Abney
Lil' Abner

 
 

Sidney Adams
Sweet Pea

 
 

Johnny Alford
Bang Bang

 
 

Eddie Aliano
The Clot

 
 

Frankie Anslem
Kid

 
 

Billy Arnold
The New Joe Louis

 
 

Ron Aruit
The Yid Kid

 
  Gary Barrett
Fats Gary
 
 

Carmen Bartolomeo
Bartsy

 
 

Benny Bass
The Little Fish

 
 

Richie Bennett
The Bandit

 
 

Felix Benson
Choo Choo

 
 

George Benton
The Professor

 
 

David Bey
Hand Grenade

 
  Harry Blitman
Handsome Harry
 
 

Anthony Boyle
TKO

 
  Bobby Brandt
Reds;
PA Dutchman
 
 

Charles Brewer
The Hatchet

 
 

Bennie Briscoe
Bad Bennie

 
 

Cuban Bobby Brown
The Cuban Wonder

 
 

Charlie Brown
Choo Choo

 
 

Harry Brown
Kid

 
 

Henry Brown
Toothpick

 
 

Rasheem Brown
The Untouchable

 
 

Mark Brown
Oak Tree

 
  Tyrone Brunson
Young Gun
 
  Santa Bucca
Blues
 
 

Dan Bucceroni
The Butcher Boy

 
  Lionel Byarm
The Boiler
 
  Patrick Cann
The Wrath of
 
  Marty Capasso
The Aston Assassin
 
  Ken Carpenter
Hatchet Man
 
 

Simon Carr
One Punch

 
 

Johnny Carter
The Dancing Machine

 
  Jethro Cason
Jet
 
 

Charles Cavallo
The Italian Assassin

 
 

Eddie Chambers
Fast Eddie

 
 

Jeff Chandler
Joltin' Jeff

 
  Vincent Christian
The Blade
 
 

Randall Cobb
Tex

 
 

Eddie Cool
The Pride of Tacony

 
  Andre Cooper
Sugarman
 
 

Bert Cooper
Smokin' Bert

 
 

Tyrone Crawley
The Butterfly

 
 

Steve Cunningham
USS

 
  Jamaal Davis
Da Truth
 
 

Harry Decker
KID

 
  Johnny DeMarco
Jumping Johnny;
The Clown
 
 

Lenny DeVictoria
The Hitman

 
 

Johnny Donaldson
Fishcake

 
 

Buster Drayton
The Demon

 
  Walter Duval
Speedy;
The Spoiler
 
  Gregg Edelman
The Zion Lion
 
 

Walter Edgerton
The Kentucky Rosebud

 
  Derek Ennis
Pooh
 
 

Young Erne
Yi Yi

 
 

Alfonso Evans
Bubby

 
 

Tyrone Everett
The Mean Machine

 
  Jimmy Fabrizio
Blockbuster
 
  Tony Falco
The South Philly Sheik
 
 

Jesse Ferguson
The Boogeyman

 
  Tony Ferrante
Boom Boom
 
 

Anthony Fletcher
Two Gun

 
 

Frank Fletcher
The Animal

 
  Olivia Fonseca
The
Great
 
 

Billy Fox
Blackjack

 
  Jacqui Frazier-Lyde
Sister Smoke
 
 

Joe Frazier
Smokin' Joe

 
  Billy Freeman
Nitro
 
 

Tony Galento
Two Ton Tony

 
 

Marvin Garris
Machine Gun

 
 

Willie Gibbs
The Gladiator

 
 

Johnny Gilmore
Fighting Irish

 
 

George Godfrey
The Leiperville Giant

 
  Billy Gordon
Flash
 
 

Sammy Goss
Quick Sam

 
 

Tony Green
Dynamite

 
  Joe Grim
Iron Man
 
 

Earl Hargrove
The Pearl

 
 

Joe Harris
Gypsy Joe;
Tinkerbell

 
  Willie Harris
The Rock
 
 

Eugene Hart
Cyclone

 
 

Garnet Hart
Sugar

 
 

Alfonso Hayman
Fonzie

 
 

Stanley Hayward
Kitten

 
  Robert Hill
The Wiz
 
 

Robert Hines
Bam Bam

 
 

Wade Hinnant
Smokin' Wade

 
  Max Hoff
Boo Boo
 
  Eric Holland
Rockman
 
 

Vaughn Hooks
Turtle

 
 

Bernard Hopkins
The Executioner

 
 

Kevin Howard
The Spoiler

 
  Eric Hunter
The
Outlaw
 
  Johnny Hutchinson
Bojack
 
  Jerome Jackson
Silky
 
  Johnny Jadick
Jabbin' Johnny
 
 

Rasheem Jefferson
Rich & Famous

 
 

Clarence Johnson
Honeychile

 
  Harold Johnson
Mr. Perfection
 
  Bryan Jones
Boogaloo
 
  Mike Jones
MJ;
Machine Gun;
The Messiah
 
  William Jones
The Hammer
 
 

Hugh Kearney
Buttons

 
  Teon Kennedy
The Technician
 
  Dorsey Lay
Rabbit
 
 

William Lee
Caveman

 
 

Harry Leonard
Battling

 
 

Tommy Loughran
The Philly Phantom

 
 

Henry Lundy
Hamerin' Hank

 
 

Teddy Mann
The Irish

 
 

Jerry Martin
The Bull

 
  Al Massey
Classy
 
  Lew Massey
The Downtown Latin
 
  Charles McCarthy
Bull
 
 

Marvin McFarland
Candy

 
  William Merideth
Willie the Weasel
 
 

Nate Miller
Mr.

 
 

Willie Monroe
The Worm

 
 

Bob Montgomery
Bobcat

 
 

Frank Montgomery
The Silk

 
 

Rodney Moore
Rockin' Rodney

 
 

Ben Moroz
Big Ben

 
 

Wesley Mouzon
The Chocolate Blur

 
  Rogers Mtagwa
Tiger
 
  Mike Mungin
Machine Gun
 
 

Dwight Muhammad Qawi
The Camden Buzzsaw

 
  Jimmy Muse
Shotgun
 
  Lloyd Nelson
Bad News
 
  Gerald Nobles
The Jedi
 
 

Jack O'Brien
Philadelphia Jack

 
 

Jack O'Brien
Young Jack

 
 

Tommy O'Toole
The Pride of Port Richmond

 
 

Augie Pantellas
The Broomall Bomber;
The Golden Greek

 
  Ike Peterson
Reds
 
  Billy Peacock
Southern;
Sweet Pea
 
 

Fred Pendleton
Fearless Fred

 
  Mike Picciotti
Pic
 
  Omar Pittman
Pit Bull
 
 

John Poore
Big John

 
 

Andre Prophet
Thee Prophet

 
 

David Reid
The American Dream

 
 

Leroy Roberts
Hurricane

 
 

Ivan Robinson
Mighty

 
 

Jim Robinson
Slim

 
  Tyric Robinson
Too Sweet
 
 

Gabriel Rosado
King

 
 

Mike Rossman
The Jewish Bomber

 
 

Jimmy Rothwell
Skinny Jimmy

 
  Thomas Rubin
Chicken
 
  Johnny Russell
Unk
 
 

Matthew Saad Muhammad
Miracle Matthew;
Big Matt Attack

 
  Freddy Sammons
 Linwood Larruper
 
 

Curtis Sheppard
Hatchetman

 
  Al Shoffner
The Lumberjack
 
 

James Shuler
Black Gold

 
  Joey Silva
HiHo;
Mexican Joey
 
  Ernie Singletary
Grog
 
 

Jesse Smith
Crazy Horse

 
  Lynwood Snowden
Honey Boy
 
 

Theodore Roosevelt Snowden
 Kid Snowden

 
  Steve Smith
Flasher Ishibashi
 
  Dan Snyder
Dancin' Dan
 
  Billy Speary
The Pennsylvania Flash
 
 

Tommie Speller
Big Poppa

 
  Tommy Spiegal
Swift
 
 

Mike Stewart
No Joke

 
  Tony Suero
Tough Tony
 
 

Nikita Tarhocker
Nikita the Cheetah

 
 

Tony Tassone
Rocky

 
  Herman Taylor
Muggsy
 
 

Meldrick Taylor
The Kid;
TNT

 
 

Will Taylor
Stretch

 
  Lew Tendler
Lefty Lew
 
 

Billy Thompson
Chicken

 
 

Tony Thornton
The Punching Postman

 
  Anthony Thompson
The Messenger
 
  Eddie Tomlin
Flash
 
 

Charles Tschorniawsky
Chucky T

 
  Benny Victor
The Hebrew Hurricane
 
 

Eddie Wagner
Kid

 
 

Ronnie Walker
Baby Kid Chocolate

 
  Anthony Washington
The Fox
 
 

Bobby Watts
Boogaloo

 
  Ike White
Whitner
 
  Anthony Williams
The Cobra
 
 

Roy Williams
Tiger;
High Pockets

 
 

Mike Williams
Youngblood

 
 

Jameel Wilson
Black Gold

 
  Chazz Witherspoon
Gentleman
 
 

Tim Witherspoon
Terrible Tim

 
  Solomon Wilkerson
Dusty
 
  Midget Wolgast
The Latin Half-Pint
 
 

Henry Wolfe
Kid

 
 

Lester Young
Cueball

 
       
 

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