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This list of Jewish boxers includes lots of 20th century Jewish boxers who helped lay the foundation for the sport as well as current Jewish boxing champions who are at the top of the sport. Guys like former Super Welterweight champion Yuri Foreman and the "Greatest Southpaw in Ring History" Lew Tendler are on this list as well as Boyd Melson, a 2008 Olympic boxing alternate who donates 100% of his fight purses to spinal cord injury research.

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70 17
Benny Leonard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 51 (1896-1947)

2
77 32
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 50 (1909-1959)

3
45 12
Barney Ross is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 58 (1909-1967)

4
40 15
Abe Attell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 87 (1883-1970)

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24 4
Lew Tendler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 76 (1894-1970)

6
26 6
Ted
Died at 77 (1893-1970)

7
24 5
Maxie Rosenbloom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 69 (1907-1976)

8
24 6
Kid Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 69 (1901-1970)

9
30 11
Joe Choynski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 75 (1868-1943)

10
30 13
Mushy Callahan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 81 (1905-1986)

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29 13
Benny Bass is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 71 (1904-1975)

12
23 9
Al Davis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 25 (1920-1945)

13
25 11
Samuel Berger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 41 (1884-1925)

14
27 13
Jack Bernstein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 46 (1899-1945)

15
24 11
Zab Judah is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
age 41

16
16 5
Ben Jeby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 76 (1909-1985)

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24 13
Benny Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 83 (1918-2001)

18
14 4
Battling Levinsky is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 58 (1891-1949)

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29 20
Yuri Foreman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
age 38

20
13 5
Saoul Mamby is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
age 71

21
13 7
Dmitry Salita is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
age 36

22
18 12
Abe Goldstein is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 79 (1898-1977)

23
10 5
Victor Perez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
HarelBroderick added Victor Perez Died at 34 (1911-1945)

24
8 4
Al McCoy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 72 (1894-1966)

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8 4
Charlie Phil Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Jewish Boxers Of All Time
Died at 74 (1902-1976)