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Tyson Fury
(British Professional Boxer and Two-Time World Heavyweight Champion)
Tyson Fury
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Birthdate: August 12, 1988
Birthplace: Wythenshawe, Manchester, England

A 2-time world heavyweight champion, British Tyson Fury has had an undefeated run in his 32 matches, with 31 wins and 1 unlucky draw in a match against Deontay Wilder. He has also released a bestselling memoir, Behind The Mask, and was named to the Forbes list of the World's Highest-Paid Athletes 2020.

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Ken Norton
(American Professional Boxer and WBC Heavyweight Champion in 1978)
Ken Norton
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Birthdate: August 9, 1943
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Illinois, United States
Died: September 18, 2013

Professional boxer Ken Norton is remembered for his three highly publicized fights with Muhammad Ali, out of which he lost two. Norton was a towering figure in the boxing world and held the WBC heavyweight title in 1978. He was a forward-pressing fighter notable for his unusual stance. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1992.

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Ryan Garcia
(American Professional Boxer and 2021 WBC Interim Lightweight Champion)
Ryan Garcia
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Birthdate: August 8, 1998
Birthplace: Victorville, California, United States

Ryan Garcia began professional boxing at age 17 and had been trained by his father in their family garage since the age of 7. Named ESPN’s 2017 prospect of the year, he also has a huge fan following on social media. He held the WBC interim lightweight title in early 2021.

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Adrien Broner
(American Professional Boxer and Former WBO Super Featherweight Champion)
Adrien Broner
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Birthdate: July 28, 1989
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Adrien Broner is an American boxer. Regarded as one of the best light-welterweight boxers of his generation, Broner has held several world championships in various weight classes, such as super featherweight, lightweight, light welterweight, and welterweight. He is also known for his crazy antics inside and outside the ring.

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Chris Eubank
(British Former Professional Boxer Best Known for His World Title Contests against 'Michael Watson' and 'Nigel Benn')
Chris Eubank
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Birthdate: August 8, 1966
Birthplace: Dulwich, London, England

British boxer Chris Eubank has been ranked the third-best super-middleweight boxer of all time in Britain. Initially raised in Jamaica, he later returned to Britain but lived amid poverty and battled drug and alcohol addiction, till he stepped into boxing, inspired by his elder brothers.

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Eric Esch
(Boxer)
Eric Esch
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Birthdate: August 3, 1966
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Teofimo Lopez
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Birthdate: July 30, 1997
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Sonny Bill Williams
(Boxer, Rugby Player)
Sonny Bill Williams
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Birthdate: August 3, 1985
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand

Sonny Bill Williams is a New Zealand boxer. Interestingly, he played professional rugby union and rugby league before turning his attention towards boxing. A very successful sportsperson, Williams has won several Rugby World Cups. He also represented New Zealand as a rugby player at the 2016 Olympics.

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Nikolai Valuev
(Russian Politician and Former Boxer Best Known for Being the Tallest and Heaviest World Champion in Boxing History)
Nikolai Valuev
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Birthdate: August 21, 1973
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
The Russian Giant Nikolai Valuev has been the WBA heavyweight champion twice, and at 149 kg and 7 ft., is the heaviest and tallest champion ever. Severe health issues caused him to retire from boxing, following which he appeared in films such as Stonehead and became a State Duma member.
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Riddick Bowe
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Birthdate: August 10, 1967
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Saenchai
(Thai Boxer)
Saenchai
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Birthdate: July 30, 1980
Birthplace: Mahasarakham, Thailand
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Teddy Atlas
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Birthdate: July 29, 1956
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, United States
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Liam Smith
(British Professional Boxer and Former WBO Light-Middleweight Champion)
Liam Smith
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Birthdate: July 27, 1988
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Part of the Smith family of boxers, Liam Smith believes boxing saved him from getting into street fights as a rowdy teenager. The former WBO light-middleweight champion also once held the Commonwealth title. He once made headlines for refusing to shake hands with his opponent Anthony Fowler in a press conference.

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Carlos Monzon
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Birthdate: August 7, 1942
Birthplace: San Javier, Santa Fe, Argentina
Died: January 8, 1995
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Jimmy Doyle
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Birthdate: August 12, 1924
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 25, 1947
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Rocky Fielding
(British Professional Boxer)
Rocky Fielding
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Birthdate: August 5, 1987
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Rocky Fielding is a British boxer who held the WBA super-middleweight title in 2018. Fielding held the Commonwealth super-middleweight titles on two occasions between 2013 and 2017. In 2017, he also held the British super-middleweight title.

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Chris Byrd
(Boxer)
Chris Byrd
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Birthdate: August 15, 1970
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States
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Rodtang Jitmuangnon
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Birthdate: July 23, 1997
Birthplace: Pa Phayom, Phatthalung, Thailand
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Sergei Kharitonov
(Professional heavyweight mixed martial artist and former kickboxer)
Sergei Kharitonov
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Birthdate: August 18, 1980
Birthplace: Plesetsk, Russia
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Jermain Taylor
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Birthdate: August 11, 1978
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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Trevor Berbick
(The Last Boxer to Defeat Muhammad Ali)
Trevor Berbick
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Birthdate: August 1, 1954
Birthplace: Port Antonio, Jamaica
Died: October 28, 2006

Trevor Berbick was a Jamaican boxer known for participating in historical bouts, such as Muhammad Ali's last fight in 1981, which Ali lost. He also held the WBC heavyweight title in 1986 before losing the title to Mike Tyson the same year. He is also remembered for earning Jamaica a bronze medal at the 1975 Pan American Games in Mexico.

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Enzo Maccarinelli
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Birthdate: August 20, 1980
Birthplace: Swansea, Wales
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Ricardo López
(Mexican Former Professional Boxer)
Ricardo López
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Birthdate: July 25, 1966
Birthplace: Cuernavaca, Mexico

Ricardo López was both a world mini flyweight and junior flyweight title holder. Known to fans as El Finito, or The Refined, he remains to be one of just 15 world boxing title holders to have remained undefeated till retirement. He is the father of another undefeated Mexican boxer, Alonso López.

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Anthony Yarde
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Birthdate: August 13, 1991
Birthplace: Hackney, London, England, United Kingdom
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Avni Yildirim
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Birthdate: August 5, 1991
Birthplace: Sivas, Turkey
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Gerry Cooney
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Birthdate: August 4, 1956
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
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Alan Minter
(Britih Professional Boxer and Olympic Bronze Medalist)
Alan Minter
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Birthdate: August 17, 1951
Birthplace: Penge, Bromley, London, England
Died: September 9, 2020

British boxer and middleweight world champion Alan Minter is best remembered for his bronze-winning performance at the 1972 Munich Olympics and his trademark southpaw move. His boxing career began with an undefeated stint of 11 matches. The boxing legend died at age 69 after a long battle with cancer.

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Harry Haft
(Boxer)
Harry Haft
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Birthdate: July 28, 1925
Birthplace: Belchatow, Poland
Died: November 3, 2007
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Paul Gallen
(Australian Professional Boxer and Former Professional Rugby League Footballer)
Paul Gallen
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Birthdate: August 14, 1981
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Australian boxer Paul Gallen has also had a successful stint as a rugby league footballer. He has also presented several sports shows, such as 100% Footy and has been a panelist on SportsFan Clubhouse. The former captain of the NRL team Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks is also a father of two.

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Leo Santa Cruz
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Birthdate: August 10, 1988
Birthplace: Huetamo, Michoacán, Mexico

Legendary Mexican boxer Leo Santa Cruz, better known to fans as El Terremoto, or The Earthquake, has been a world champion in 4 weight categories. He also has 18 world title appearances in his kitty. Starting his professional career at age 18, he is now BoxRec’s fourth-best featherweight in the world.

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Paul Williams
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Birthdate: July 27, 1981
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
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Jorge Linares
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Birthdate: August 22, 1985
Birthplace: Barinas, Venezuela
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Tevin Farmer
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Birthdate: July 30, 1990
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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Virgil Frye
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Birthdate: August 21, 1930
Birthplace: Estherville, Iowa, United States
Died: May 7, 2012
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Krzysztof Glowacki
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Birthdate: July 31, 1986
Birthplace: Walcz, Poland
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Sandor Martin
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Birthdate: August 22, 1993
Birthplace: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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Denis Lebedev
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Birthdate: August 14, 1979
Birthplace: Stary Oskol, Russia
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David Avanesyan
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Birthdate: August 15, 1988
Birthplace: Pyatigorsk, Russia
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Dick Tiger
(Boxer)
Dick Tiger
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Birthdate: August 14, 1929
Birthplace: Amaigbo, Nigeria
Died: December 14, 1971
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Chris Lytle
(Mixed martial artist)
Chris Lytle
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Birthdate: August 18, 1974
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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Maurice Hooker
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Birthdate: August 7, 1989
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
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Mick Gatto
(Boxer, Businessperson)
Mick Gatto
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Birthdate: August 6, 1955
Birthplace: Parkville, Australia

Mick Gatto is an Australian businessman and former boxer. He is best known for his involvement in the Melbourne gangland killings in 2004 when he was charged with homicide. Although he admitted that he killed a suspected underworld hitman named Andrew Veniamin, Gatto was found not guilty as it was proved that he had acted in self-defense.

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Michael Dokes
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Birthdate: August 10, 1958
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
Died: August 11, 2012
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Cam F. Awesome
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Birthdate: August 6, 1988
Birthplace: United States
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Billy Dib
(Boxer)
Billy Dib
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Birthdate: August 17, 1985
Birthplace: Kogarah, Australia

Billy Dib is an Australian boxer best known for winning the IBF featherweight title, which he held from 2011 to 2013. Over the course of his career, Dib has also won other prestigious titles, such as the IBO super-featherweight title. He has also won important fights against the likes of Mike Oliver, Mick Shaw, Jack Asis, and Davey Browne Jr.

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Ramón Álvarez
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Birthdate: August 9, 1986
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico

Ramón Álvarez is a Mexican boxer who made world history in 2008 when he and his seven brothers fought on the same card! Over the years, Ramón Álvarez has scored important wins against famous boxers like Jorge Páez Jr., Ben Tackie, and Vivian Harris.

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Christina Hammer
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Birthdate: August 16, 1990
Birthplace: Nowodolinka, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union
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Mike Bernardo
(Former heavyweight kickboxer, heavyweight boxer)
Mike Bernardo
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Birthdate: July 28, 1969
Birthplace: Fishhoek, Cape Town, South Africa
Died: February 14, 2012

South African heavyweight kickboxer and boxer Mike Bernardo was a regular at the K-1 World Grand Prix championships in Japan. Post-retirement, he became a clinical psychologist. He shocked the world with his untimely death at 42, due to uncertain causes, and many still suspect he had committed suicide.

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Clemente Russo
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Birthdate: July 27, 1982
Birthplace: Caserta, Italy
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Ted Cheeseman
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Birthdate: August 20, 1995
Birthplace: London, England