REFEREE / JUDGE
Former Negro Leaguer & Harlem Globe Trotter
became a busy ring official & PA Athletic Commissioner. Worked
countless Philly bouts as either referee or judge and was the
first black man to ref a world title fight
(Walcott-Charles IV in 1952). Famously served as third man in
the ring for Ali vs. Foreman in 1974.
Born: 1921 - Died: 1997