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List of Famous Professional Boxers

Updated October 13, 2018 8.0k views1.4k items

List of famous professional boxers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top professional boxers in the world? This includes the most prominent professional boxers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable professional boxers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic professional boxers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned professional boxers.

Parvati Shallow and Muhammad Ali are included in this list.

From reputable, prominent, and well known professional boxers to the lesser known professional boxers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the professional boxer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous professional boxers ever?" and "What are the names of famous professional boxers?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
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  • Bob Hope is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Professional Boxers
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  • Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Professional Boxers
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  • Anthony Quinn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Professional Boxers
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  • George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Professional Boxers
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