Check out the list of prominent black boxers

Boxing, one of the popular games in Europe and the Americas, has attracted our famous black boxers since their childhood. They trained themselves against all odds that came on their way and reached the boxing ring to hit their opponents mercilessly. Mike Tyson, the star of the boxing world and the youngest heavyweight boxing champion to win the WBA, WBC, and IBF heavyweight titles, is one exquisite package and full of energy. The favorite boxer of all time, Joe Louis is remained a champion for twelve long years. His win against Max Schmeling in 1938 brought laurels from across the country. Other famous black boxers include Floyd Mayweather Jr., Jack Johnson, Joe Frazier, Sonny Liston and many more. Check out the list of famous black boxers from the list given below.
Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali

17 January 1942

03 June 2016

Louisville

American

Capricorn

Mike TysonMike Tyson
(Boxer)

30 June 1966

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S

American

Cancer

Sugar Ray RobinsonSugar Ray Robinson
(Former Welterweight and Middleweight Boxing Champion)

03 May 1921

12 April 1989

Ailey, Georgia, Detroit, Michigan

American

Taurus

George ForemanGeorge Foreman

10 January 1949

Marshall, Texas

American

Capricorn

Joe LouisJoe Louis
(Former Heavyweight Champion)

13 May 1914

12 April 1981

La Fayette

American

Taurus

Sugar Ray LeonardSugar Ray Leonard
(American professional boxer)

17 May 1956

Rocky Mount

American

Taurus

Timothy BradleyTimothy Bradley
(Professional Boxer)

29 August 1983

Cathedral City

American

Virgo

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

10 June 1946

Texas

American

Aries

Leon SpinksLeon Spinks
(Former Heavyweight Boxing Champion)

11 July 1953

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

American

Cancer

Evander HolyfieldEvander Holyfield
(Boxer)

19 October 1962

Atmore

American

Libra

Andre WardAndre Ward
(Boxer, Professional boxer)

23 February 1984

San Francisco

American

Pisces

Joe FrazierJoe Frazier
(Actor, Boxer, Voice actor)

12 January 1944

07 November 2011

Beaufort

American

Capricorn

Shannon BriggsShannon Briggs
(Boxer, Actor, Kickboxer)

04 December 1971

Brooklyn

American

Sagittarius

Bernard HopkinsBernard Hopkins
(Boxer)

15 January 1965

Philadelphia

American

Capricorn

Larry HolmesLarry Holmes
(Boxer)

03 November 1949

Cuthbert

American

Scorpio

Laila AliLaila Ali
(Boxer)

30 December 1977

Miami Beach

American

Capricorn

Buster DouglasBuster Douglas
(Boxer)

07 April 1960

Columbus

American

Aries

Sonny ListonSonny Liston
(Boxer)

08 May 1932

30 December 1970

Sand Slough, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Bryant JenningsBryant Jennings
(Boxer)

25 September 1984

Philadelphia

American

Libra

Ken NortonKen Norton
(Boxer, Actor, Television actor)

09 August 1943

18 September 2013

Jacksonville

American

Leo

Rubin CarterRubin Carter
(Boxer)

06 May 1937

20 April 2014

Clifton

American

Taurus

Riddick BoweRiddick Bowe
(Boxer, Kickboxer)

10 August 1967

Brooklyn

American

Leo

Hasim RahmanHasim Rahman
(Boxer)

07 November 1972

Baltimore

American

Scorpio

Shane MosleyShane Mosley
(Boxer)

07 September 1971

Lynwood

American

Virgo

Antonio TarverAntonio Tarver
(Boxer)

21 November 1968

Orlando

American

Scorpio

Lamon BrewsterLamon Brewster
(Boxer)

05 June 1973

Indianapolis

American

Gemini

Shawn PorterShawn Porter
(Boxer)

27 October 1987

Akron

American

Scorpio

James ToneyJames Toney
(Boxer)

24 August 1968

Grand Rapids

American

Virgo

Chris ByrdChris Byrd
(Boxer)

15 August 1970

Flint

American

Leo

Thomas HearnsThomas Hearns
(Boxer)

18 October 1958

Memphis

American

Libra

Oliver McCallOliver McCall
(Boxer)

21 April 1965

Chicago

American

Taurus

Marvelous Marvin HaglerMarvelous Marvin Hagler
(Boxer)

23 May 1954

Newark

American

Gemini

Michael SpinksMichael Spinks
(Boxer)

13 July 1956

St. Louis

American

Cancer

Floyd PattersonFloyd Patterson
(Boxer)

04 January 1935

11 May 2006

Waco

American

Capricorn

Zab JudahZab Judah
(Boxer)

27 October 1977

Brooklyn

American

Scorpio

Steve CunninghamSteve Cunningham
(Boxer)

15 July 1976

Philadelphia

American

Cancer

Archie MooreArchie Moore
(Professional boxer)

13 December 1916

09 December 1998

Benoit, Mississippi, United States

American

Sagittarius

Ann WolfeAnn Wolfe
(Boxer)

17 January 1971

Austin

American

Capricorn

Michael MoorerMichael Moorer
(Boxer)

12 November 1967

Brooklyn

American

Scorpio

Lamont PetersonLamont Peterson
(Boxer)

24 January 1984

Washington, D.C.

American

Aquarius

Earnie ShaversEarnie Shavers
(Boxer)

31 August 1945

Garland

American

Virgo

Pernell WhitakerPernell Whitaker
(Boxer)

02 January 1964

Norfolk

American

Capricorn

Chad DawsonChad Dawson
(Boxer)

13 July 1982

Hartsville

American

Cancer

Ray MercerRay Mercer
(Boxer, Kickboxer)

04 April 1961

Jacksonville

American

Aries

Jermain TaylorJermain Taylor
(Boxer)

11 August 1978

Little Rock

American

Leo

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