Famous Boxers from Germany

List of famous boxers from Germany, listed alphabetically with photos of the boxers when available. Germany has produced some very talented boxers over the years, including heavyweights, light heavyweights, cruiserweights, featherweights and flyweights. These are some of the best German boxers to ever live, so if you're a native of Germany and are aspiring to box professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular boxer from Germany then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List is made up of many different boxers, including Frank Shabani and Konstantin Airich.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest German boxers?" and "Which boxers are from Germany?"

You can click on the names of these legendary boxers of Germany in order to get more information about each one. If you box or just love the sport then use this list of talented German boxers to find some new athletes to watch.
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  • Max Schmeling
    Dec. at 99 (1905-2005)
    • Birthplace: Klein Luckow, Germany
    • Nationality: Germany
    • Weight Division: Heavyweight
    Maximillian Adolph Otto Siegfried Schmeling (German: [ˈʃmeːlɪŋ]; 28 September 1905 – 2 February 2005) was a German boxer who was heavyweight champion of the world between 1930 and 1932. His two ...more
  • Frank Klaus
    Dec. at 60 (1887-1948)
    • Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • Nationality: United States of America, Germany
    • Weight Division: Middleweight
    Frank Klaus (December 30, 1887 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – February 8, 1948) was an American boxer from 1904 to 1918. Klaus claimed the vacant World Middleweight Championship in 1913 and was ...more
    • Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia
    • Nationality: Armenia, Germany
    • Weight Division: Super middleweight, Middleweight
    Avetik Abrahamyan (Armenian: Ավետիք Աբրահամյան; born 20 February 1980), best known as Arthur Abraham, is an Armenian-German professional boxer. He is a multiple-time former world champion in two ...more
    • Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia
    • Nationality: Armenia, Germany
    Alexander "Alex" Abraham (born Alexander Abrahamyan on 14 July 1981 in Yerevan, Armenia) is a former Armenian-German professional boxer residing in Berlin, Germany. On 25 October 2008 he won the ...more