Evander Holyfield

October 19, 2015 1

Evander Holyfield is the only four-time World Heavyweight Champion to ever lace up a pair of gloves. Born in the mill town of Atmore, Alabama…

Jack Dempsey

September 14, 2015 2

The Roaring Twenties was a decade of widespread prosperity in America. It was also the Golden Age of Sports, and no athlete was more prominent…

Rocky Marciano

September 1, 2015 0

Rocco Francis Marchegiano is the only boxing champion to ever retire undefeated. Born in Brockton, Massachusetts on this date in 1923 as one of six…

Floyd Patterson

August 18, 2015 0

Floyd Patterson became, at 21, the youngest man to win the world heavyweight boxing title.  He went on to become the first heavyweight ever to…

Jake Lamotta

July 10, 2015 0

The “Raging Bull” celebrates his 93rd birthday today. Giacobbe LaMotta was born in Brooklyn, New York on this date in 1922. He was rejected for…