Libra Boxers

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Evander Holyfield
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Birthdate: October 19, 1962
Birthplace: Atmore, Alabama, United States

Evander Holyfield is an American retired boxer who reigned as the undisputed champion in the late 1980s under cruiserweight division and in the early 1990s under heavyweight division. The only four-time world heavyweight champion, Holyfield remains the only boxer in the history of boxing to reign as an undisputed champion in two weight classes.

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Terence Crawford
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Birthdate: September 28, 1987
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States

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Deontay Wilder
(WBC Heavyweight Champion (2015 – 2020))

Deontay Wilder
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Birthdate: October 22, 1985
Birthplace: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
Deontay Wilder was the WBC heavyweight champion from 2015 to 2020 and the first American to hold the title in 9 years. In 2020, BoxRec ranked him the world's second-best active heavyweight. A knock-out specialist, he earned the nickname The Bronze Bomber for his bronze win at the 2008 Olympics.
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Thomas Hearns
(Former professional boxer who competed from 1977 to 2006)

Thomas Hearns
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Birthdate: October 18, 1958
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Thomas Hearns is an American retired boxer who became the first boxer in the history of boxing to win world titles in five different weight classes. Nicknamed the Hitman, Thomas Hearns was named Fighter of the Year in 1980 by The Ring magazine. He was also named Fighter of the Year in 1984 by the Boxing Writers Association of America. 

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Max Schmeling
(Boxer who was heavyweight champion of the world between 1930 and 1932)

Max Schmeling
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Birthdate: September 28, 1905
Birthplace: Klein Luckow, Jatznick, Germany
Died: February 2, 2005

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Anthony Joshua
(Two-time Former Unified World Heavyweight Champion)

Anthony Joshua
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Birthdate: October 15, 1989
Birthplace: Watford, Hertfordshire, England

Widely regarded as one of the best active boxers in the world, Anthony Joshua is the first British heavyweight to win both a major world title and an Olympic gold medal. Having avoided a life of crime, Joshua focused solely on boxing; his rags to riches story serves as an inspiration. He is one of the most influential Black Britons.

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Micky Ward
(Boxer)

Micky Ward
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Birthdate: October 4, 1965
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, USA

Micky Ward is an American retired boxer who held the WBU light welterweight championship in 2000. Two of his three fights with Arturo Gatti, for which he is known, earned him The Ring magazine's Fight of the Year awards. Renowned for his pressure fighting style, Ward's career inspired the 2010 movie The Fighter where Ward was played by Mark Wahlberg.

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Floyd Mayweather Sr.
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Birthdate: October 19, 1952
Birthplace: Amory, Mississippi, United States

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Ricardo Mayorga
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Birthdate: October 3, 1973
Birthplace: Masaya, Nicaragua

Ricardo Mayorga is a Nicaraguan former boxer and mixed martial artist. Often referred to as the craziest man in boxing, Mayorga is known for his antics outside the ring as much as for his achievements inside the ring. An entertaining boxer, 26 out of his 32 wins were knockouts. From 2005 to 2006, he held the WBC super welterweight title.

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Gerald McClellan
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Birthdate: October 23, 1967
Birthplace: Freeport, Illinois, United States

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John L. Sullivan
(Boxer recognized as the first heavyweight champion of gloved boxing)

John L. Sullivan
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Birthdate: October 15, 1858
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 2, 1918

Guillermo Rigondeaux
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Birthdate: September 30, 1980
Birthplace: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

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Trevor Goddard
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Birthdate: October 14, 1962
Birthplace: Croydon, Surrey, England
Died: June 7, 2003

Apart from being an actor, best known for the film Mortal Kombat and the series JAG, Trevor Goddard had also been a talented light heavyweight boxer. He also played cricket and football in his youth. He died of an accidental drug overdose at age 40, in his North Hollywood home.

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David Haye
(Boxer)

David Haye
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Birthdate: October 13, 1980
Birthplace: Bermondsey, London, England

Former British boxer David Haye, or The Haymaker, was a WBA world heavyweight and world cruiserweight champion. He is best remembered for his record-breaking WBA title win against Russian boxer Nikolai Valuev, who was both taller and heavier than him. He owns a boxing promotion firm and a vegan protein brand.

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Ricky Hatton
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Birthdate: October 6, 1978
Birthplace: Stockport, Greater Manchester, England

Known as British boxing’s golden boy, Ricky Hatton has been both a light-welterweight and welterweight world champion. His popularity has earned him nicknames such as The Manchester Mexican and The Hitman. He now owns a boxing promotion firm, contributes to children’s charitable causes, and has also been a successful trainer.

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Lucas Matthysse
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Birthdate: September 27, 1982
Birthplace: Trelew, Argentina

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Francois Botha
(Former Boxer best known for winning the IBF heavyweight title against Axel Schulz in 1995)

Francois Botha
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Birthdate: September 28, 1968
Birthplace: Witbank, South Africa

South African boxer, kickboxer, and mixed martial artist Francois Botha has been one of the greatest heavyweight fighters of his country. Nicknamed The White Buffalo, he has fought against the best fighters, such as Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield, and registered legendary wins against Axel Schulz and Timo Hoffmann.

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Bryant Jennings
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Birthdate: September 25, 1984
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Nikita Ababiy
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Birthdate: October 20, 1998
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States

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Luke Campbell
(Former Batamweight boxer who won a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics as an amateur boxer)

Luke Campbell
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Birthdate: September 27, 1987
Birthplace: Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom

Olympic gold medal-winning British boxer Luke Campbell also has a European Championship gold and a World Championship silver in his kitty. The Hull-born lightweight champion retired in 2021, at age 33. He had once hidden the news of his father’s death and competed in a game days later.

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Murat Gassiev
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Birthdate: October 12, 1993
Birthplace: Vladikavkaz, Russia

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Amanda Serrano
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Birthdate: October 9, 1988
Birthplace: Carolina, Puerto Rico

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Maxim Dadashev
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Birthdate: September 30, 1990
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 23, 2019

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Sadam Ali
(Boxer)

Sadam Ali
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Birthdate: September 26, 1988
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Aaron Pryor
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Birthdate: October 20, 1955
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Died: October 9, 2016

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Conor Benn
(Boxer)

Conor Benn
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Birthdate: September 28, 1996
Birthplace: Greenwich, London, England

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Scott Quigg
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Birthdate: October 9, 1988
Birthplace: Bury, Greater Manchester, England
Former boxer Scott Quigg stepped into the boxing arena as a child Muay Thai boxer and is known for winning titles such as the WBA (Regular) super-bantamweight title. He quit boxing after losing to Jono Carroll at the Manchester Arena in 2020.

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Martin Murray
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Birthdate: September 27, 1982
Birthplace: St Helens, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom

Martin Murray is an English retired boxer who competed between 2007 and 2020. From 2011 to 2014, Murray held the World Boxing Association (WBA) interim middleweight title. Between 2010 and 2012, he held the Commonwealth and British middleweight titles.

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Eugene Bullard
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Birthdate: October 9, 1895
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, United States
Died: October 12, 1961

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Cecilia Braekhus
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Birthdate: September 28, 1981
Birthplace: Cartagena, Colombia

Tagged by the media as Boxing’s First Lady, Norwegian boxer/kickboxer Cecilia Braekhu scripted history by becoming the first female boxer to hold the WBA, IBF, WBC, and WBO titles at the same time. Colombian-born Braekhu was adopted by a Norwegian couple as a 2-year-old and began boxing as a teenager.

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Christian Hammer
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Birthdate: September 27, 1987
Birthplace: Galați, Romania

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Peter McNeeley
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Birthdate: October 6, 1968
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Ruslan Chagaev
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Birthdate: October 19, 1978
Birthplace: Andijan, Uzbekistan

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Tony Thompson
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Birthdate: October 18, 1971
Birthplace: Washington, D.C. United States

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Chris Colbert
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Birthdate: September 27, 1996
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

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Oscar Bonavena
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Birthdate: September 25, 1942
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: May 22, 1976

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Francesco Pianeta
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Birthdate: October 8, 1984
Birthplace: Cosenza, Italy

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Meldrick Taylor
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Birthdate: October 19, 1966
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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Richard Commey
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Birthdate: October 10, 1987
Birthplace: Ghana

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Anthony Dirrell
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Birthdate: October 14, 1984
Birthplace: Flint, Michigan, United States

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Romero Duno
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Birthdate: October 14, 1995
Birthplace: Cotabato City, Philippines

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Tamerlan Tsarnaev
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Birthdate: October 21, 1986
Birthplace: Elista, Russia
Died: April 19, 2013

Tamerlan Tsarnaev was a Soviet-born terrorist best remembered for planting two homemade pressure-cooker bombs at the 2013 Boston Marathon, killing three people. Many people were injured and 17 of those lost limbs. He planted the bombs with his brother Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and the two killed a policeman after the FBI declared them suspects. Tsarnaev was killed in the ensuing shootout.

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Paul Smith
(Boxer)

Paul Smith
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Birthdate: October 6, 1982
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

While he began boxing at age 9, former British boxer Paul Smith, part of the Smith boxing family, later excelled in both the middleweight and super-middleweight categories. He also won a Commonwealth Games silver in amateur boxing. Also known as the Real Gone Kid, he has been a DJ, too.

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Lovlina Borgohain
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Birthdate: October 2, 1997
Birthplace: Golaghat, Assam, India

Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was born into a poor family in Assam and was initially interested in Muay Thai. The Arjuna Award winner made waves after winning a bronze at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. She has also won medals at the Asian Championship and the World Championship.

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Vyacheslav Glazkov
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Birthdate: October 15, 1984
Birthplace: Luhansk, Ukraine

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Jaime Munguía
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Birthdate: October 6, 1996
Birthplace: Tijuana, Mexico

Jaime Munguía is a Mexican boxer who held the WBO junior middleweight championship title from 2018 to 2019. In 2019, he was named the best active junior middleweight in the world by BoxRec. The same year, Jaime Munguía was also ranked the fifth-best active junior middleweight in the world by The Ring magazine.

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Billy Conn
(Boxer)

Billy Conn
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Birthdate: October 8, 1917
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 29, 1993

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Agit Kabayel
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Birthdate: September 23, 1992
Birthplace: Leverkusen, Germany

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Malik Scott
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Birthdate: October 16, 1980
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States

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Frankie Randall
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Birthdate: September 25, 1961
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Died: December 23, 2020