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1960s

 
 

Sidney Adams
vs.
Stan Fitzgerald

The Cambria
Philadelphia

February 15, 1960

   

 
           
 

Gene Fullmer
vs.
Joey Giardello


Montana State College
Field House
Bozeman, Montana

April 20, 1960

   

 
           
 

Benny Kid Paret
vs.
Garnet Hart

Madison Square Garden
New York, NY

July 12, 1960

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Eddie Machen


Sicks' Stadium
Seattle, WA

September 07, 1960

   

 
           
 

Len Matthews
vs.
Jorge Quintero


The Arena
Philadelphia

September 27, 1960

   

 
           
 

Len Matthews
vs.
Alfredo Urbina


The Arena
Philadelphia

November 14, 1960

   

 
           
 

Sidney Adams
vs.
Steve Hayward


The Cambria
Philadelphia

February 06, 1961

   

 
           
 


Harold Johnson

vs.
Jesse Bowdry

Convention Hall
Miami Beach, FL

February 07, 1961
 

   


 
           
 

Orrie Paschall
vs.
Ernie Knox

The Cambria
Philadelphia

May 05, 1961

   

 
           
 

Jimmy Soo
vs.
Bobby Douglas


The Alhambra
Philadelphia

June 19, 1961

   

 
           
 

Henry Hank
vs.
Joey Giardello I

Convention Arena
Detroit, MI

July 10, 1961

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Jesse Smith


The Arena
Philadelphia

September 12, 1961

   

 
           
 

Len Matthews
vs.

Alfredo Urbina I

The Arena
Philadelphia

November 20, 1961

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Albert Westphal


Convention Hall
Philadelphia

December 04, 1961

   


 
           
 

Carlos Hernandez
vs.
Alfredo Urbina

The Arena
Philadelphia

December 11, 1961

   

 
           
 

Harold Johnson
vs.
Doug Jones


The Arena
Philadelphia

May 12, 1962

   

 
           
 

Harold Johnson
vs.
Bubi Scholz


Olympiastadion
Berlin, Germany

June 23, 1962

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Floyd Patterson I


Comiskey Park
Chicago, IL

September 25, 1962

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Floyd Patterson I


Dressing Room Pass
(Patterson)

Comiskey Park
Chicago, IL

September 25, 1962

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Johnny Morris


Civic Center
Baltimore, MD

November 12, 1962

   

 
           
 

Dick Turner
vs.
Percy Manning


The Arena
Philadelphia

February 04, 1963

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Ernest Burford


The Arena
Philadelphia

March 25, 1963

   

 
           
 


Sonny Liston

vs.
Floyd Patterson II


(Postponed)

Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV

April 04, 1963
 

   


 
           
 

Willie Pastrano
vs.
Harold Johnson


Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV

June 01, 1963

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Ray Robinson

Convention Hall
Philadelphia

June 24, 1963

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Floyd Patterson II


Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV

July 22, 1963

   

 
           
 

Jose Stable
vs.
Kitten Hayward


Madison Square Garden
Philadelphia

August 03, 1963

   

 
           
 

Jose Stable
vs.
Dick Turner


Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

October 11, 1963

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Dick Tiger III


Convention Hall
Atlantic City, NJ

December 07, 1963

   

 
           
 

Muhammad Ali
vs.
Sonny Liston I


Convention Hall
Miami Beach, FL

February 25, 1964

   

 
           
 

Muhammad Ali
vs.
Sonny Liston I


Convention Hall
Miami Beach, FL

February 25, 1964

   

 
           
 

George Benton
vs.
Ernest Burford

The Arena
Philadelphia

March 16, 1964

   

 
           
 

Len Matthews
vs.
Chico Velez

The Arena
Philadelphia

April 20, 1964

   

 
           
 

George Benton
vs.
Johnny Morris

The Arena
Philadelphia

May 18, 1964

   

 
           
 

Muhammad Ali
vs.
Sonny Liston II
(Postponment)


Boston Garden
Boston, MA

November 16, 1964

   

 
           
 

George Benton
vs.
Jimmy Ellis

The Arena
Philadelphia

November 30, 1964

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Hurricane Carter


Convention Hall
Philadelphia

December 14, 1964

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Hurricane Carter


Convention Hall
Philadelphia

December 14, 1964

   

 
           
 

Gypsy Joe Harris
vs.
Joe Meyers

Philadelphia A.C.
Philadelphia

February 22, 1965

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Gil Diaz

The Arena
Cherry Hill, NJ

April 23, 1965

   

 
           
 

Leotis Martin
vs.
Sonny Banks


The Arena
Philadelphia

May 10, 1965

   

 
           
 

Muhammad Ali
vs.
Sonny Liston II


St. Dominic's Arena
Lewiston, ME

May 25, 1965

   

 
           
 


Muhammad Ali

vs.
Sonny Liston II


Weigh In Ticket

St. Dominic's Arena
Lewiston, ME

May 25, 1965
 

   


 
           
 


Muhammad Ali

vs.
Sonny Liston II


Dressing Room Pass

St. Dominic's Arena
Lewiston, ME

May 25, 1965

   

 
           
 


Muhammad Ali

vs.
Sonny Liston II


Press Pass

St. Dominic's Arena
Lewiston, ME

May 25, 1965

   

 
           
 

Percy Manning
vs.
Jo
se Stable

The Arena
Philadelphia

September 28, 1965

   

 
           
 

Dick Tiger
vs.
Joey Giardello IV


Madison Square Garden
New York, NY

October 21, 1965

   


 
           
 

Kitten Hayward
vs.
Bennie Briscoe I


The Arena
Philadelphia

December 06, 1965

   

 
           
 

Amateur
Boxing Show


The Arena
Philadelphia

January 18, 1966

   

 
           
 

Sonny Liston
vs.
Amos Johnson


Nya Ullevi
Gothenburg, Sweden

August 19, 1966

   

 
           
 

Joe Frazier
vs.
Oscar Bonavena I


Madison Square Garden
New York, NY

September 21, 1966

   

 
           
 

Joey Giardello
vs.
Cash White


Reading Municipal Stadium
Reading, PA

September 22, 1966

   

 
           
 

Gypsy Joe Harris
vs.
Kitten Hayward


The Arena
Philadelphia

October 10, 1966

   

 
           
 

Gypsy Joe Harris
vs.
Jose Stable


The Arena
Philadelphia

November 22, 1966

   

 
           
 

Gypsy Joe Harris
vs.
Johnny Knight

The Arena
Philadelphia

March 06, 1967

   

 
           
 

Bennie Briscoe
vs.
Bobby Warthem


The Arena
Philadelphia

May 29, 1967

   

 
           
 

Jimmy Ellis
vs.
Leotis Martin


Astrodome
Houston, TX

August 05, 1967

   


 
           
 

Jimmy Ellis
vs.
Leotis Martin


(Roving Pass)

Astrodome
Houston, TX

August 05, 1967

   

 
           
 

Gypsy Joe Harris
vs.
Miguel Barreto I


The Arena
Philadelphia

August 31, 1967

   

 
           
 

Bennie Briscoe
vs.
Jimmy Lester

Convention Hall
Philadelphia

November 20, 1967

   

 
           
 

Roger Russell
vs.
Leotis Martin


The Arena
Philadelphia

November 27, 1967

   

 
           
 

Joe Frazier
vs.
Buster Mathis


Madison Square Garden
New York, NY

March 04, 1968

   

 
           
 

Kitten Hayward
vs.
Mel Collins


The Arena
Philadelphia

March 28, 1968

   

 
           
 


Leotis Martin
vs.
Karl Mildenberger


Festhalle
Frankfurt, Germany

April 05, 1968
 

   

 
           
 


Emile Griffith
vs.
Gypsy Joe Harris


Spectrum
Philadelphia

August 06, 1968
 

   


 
           
 

Vicente Rondon
vs.

Bennie Briscoe

Hiram Bithorn Stadium
San Juan, PR

September 23, 1968

   

 
           
 

George Benton
vs.
Bobby Warthem


The Arena
Philadelphia

September 24, 1968

   

 
           
 

Kitten Hayward
vs.
Emile Griffith I


Spectrum
Philadelphia

October 29, 1968

   

 
           
 

Joe Frazier
vs.
Oscar Bonavena II


Spectrum
Philadelphia

December 10, 1968

   

 
           
 

Joe Frazier
vs.
Oscar Bonavena II


Spectrum
Philadelphia

December 10, 1968

   

 
           
 


Joe Frazier

vs.
Oscar Bonavena II

(Dressing Room Pass)

Spectrum
Philadelphia

December 10, 1968
 

   


 
           
 

Bennie Briscoe
vs.
Tito Marshall II


Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

September 30, 1969

   

 
           
 

Sammy Goss
vs.
Ivan Eastman


Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

October 14, 1969

   

 
           
 

Leotis Martin
vs.
Wendell Newton

Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

October 28, 1969

   

 
           
 

Sammy Goss
vs.
Billy Wade


Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

November 11, 1969

   

 
           
 

Joe Shaw
vs.
Bennie Briscoe I


Spectrum
Philadelphia

November 18, 1969

   

 
           
 

Sammy Goss
vs.
Castro Ramirez


Spectrum
The Arena

November 25, 1969

   

 
           
 

Sammy Goss
vs.
Clyde Tyler

Blue Horizon
Philadelphia

December 09, 1969

   

 
           
           

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