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John L. Sullivan

John L. Sullivan

John Lawrence Sullivan, also known as the Boston Strong Boy, was recognized as the first Heavyweight Champion of gloved boxing from February 7, 1882, to 1892, and is generally recognized as the last heavyweight champion of bare-knuckle boxing under the London Prize Ring Rules. ... more on Wikipedia

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