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Mose Brown

W L D
36 24 1
28 KOs 7 KOs
last 6


bouts 61
rounds 374
KOs 46%
 
global ID 10328
birth nameMoses Leonard Brown
born 1916-03-16
debut1939-05-29 / age 23
divisionlight heavyweight
height5′ 9½″   /   177cm
residence
McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Covington, Virginia, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1950-11-20
Charley Lee6 11 2
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
LKO5/6
 L 
KO
5/6
  
1950-10-12
K O Kellydebut
Bluefield, West Virginia, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1950-09-25
175John Vinegar1723 2 0
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1949-04-05
194¾Colion Chaney184¾50 25 6
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
LUD8/8
 L 
UD
8/8
  
1949-03-21
Art Bonnerdebut
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1948-05-17
185Lee Carter17810 8 2
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1948-05-06
187Colion Chaney18744 25 6
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
LKO9/10
 L 
KO
9/10
  
1947-09-06
178Bob Garner18636 25 4
Kanawha Park, Charleston, West Virginia, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-07-14
Bill McClure15 13 2
Crosley Field, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-06-16
170Steve Mamakos16529 18 1
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1947-05-26
180Ball Davis178debut
Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO0/0
 W  
KO
0/0
  
1947-02-06
180Joe Brown1724 1 0
Armory, Mansfield, Ohio, USA
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
Joe Brown had won 6 of his 7 pro fights going into this fight. (Mansfield News Journal)
1946-11-12
180Bearcat Jones1904 39 1
Fairmont, West Virginia, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-10-25
170Lloyd Gibson16621 1 0
Jefferson County Armory, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1946-07-08
172Tommy Yarosz16651 2 0
Lakefront Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Brown "suspended for life" by Cleveland Commission after this bout
1946-07-01
Nick Torres5 2 0
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1946-06-10
172Willie Gaines1690 1 0
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1946-05-27
John Reeves1 10 4
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1946-05-20
Tiz Jones1 0 0
Market House Auditorium, Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1946-04-23
Charley Lee0 2 0
Market House Auditorium, Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1946-04-15
172Jimmy Richie1764 0 0
Kiel Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
From the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1946-02-14
Charley Banks16 10 4
Radio Center Arena, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
Brown was winning the fight until tagged by a right in the fourth round. He was bleeding from cuts under both eyes and failed to answer the bell for round five.
1946-01-10
Charley Banks13 10 4
City Auditorium, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1945-12-18
168Tommy Woodward1829 13 2
City Auditorium, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1944-09-11
168Phil Muscato17416 6 0
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO1/10
 L 
KO
1/10
  
time: 1:43   referee: Ernie Sesto
1944-01-24
162Bob Jacobs17222 7 1
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1944-01-03
175Johnny Vorce17821 9 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
Vorce was down for a short count in the 3rd round. (Gettysburg Times)
1943-12-20
165Tommy Hubert1658 3 0
Turner's Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
According to The Ring, March 1944, page 55, this was a ten-rounder, not an eight as shown in Brown's published record.
1943-07-12
175Bearcat Jones1891 29 1
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO3/6
 W  
TKO
3/6
  
1943-06-10
177½Walter Thomas1808 9 2
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1942-12-15
173Curtis Sheppard18118 12 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO8/10
 L 
KO
8/10
  
referee: Al Grayber
A single right uppercut ended the fight. Brown was out for almost 5 minutes.
1942-09-15
167Ezzard Charles16627 2 1
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LKO6/10
 L 
KO
6/10
  
time: 2:51
1942-07-27
171Anton Christoforidis16751 11 7
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Christoforidis won 8 of the 10 rounds. Brown was down in the second round.
1942-07-06
175½Frank Zamoris18145 30 5
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1942-05-25
175¼Al Boros20734 27 2
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:25
1942-02-02
179Kid Tunero16174 20 12
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1942-01-12
175Melio Bettina182½60 11 2
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1941-12-15
167Ken Overlin162½129 19 6
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Ernie Sesto   judges: Chick RodgersFreddie Lux
1941-11-20
174Billy Nichy17444 22 2
Palisades Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
referee: Buck McTiernan
Brown floored Nichy nine times before the fight was stopped.
1941-09-15
171¼Jimmy Webb17147 12 3
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
referee: Ernie Sesto
1941-08-20
170Jimmy Webb17047 11 3
Hickey Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Red Robinson
1941-07-28
170Jimmy Webb169½47 10 3
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 0:59
1941-05-12
George Burnette162½41 12 5
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LTKO7/8
 L 
TKO
7/8
  
referee: Red Robinson
This bout was stopped when Brown suffered a bad cut.
1941-04-04
George Burnette40 12 5
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1941-03-10
161½Ken Overlin163119 18 6
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Ernie Sesto
Brown was knocked down in the 3rd round.
1941-02-14
167¼Andy Holland166½12 3 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:15
1941-02-03
162½Billy Bengal16139 14 6
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
1941-01-23
167Jimmy Reeves17214 2 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 1:40   referee: Al Grayber
1940-12-09
Harvey Massey51 13 15
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Red Robinson   judges: Chick RodgersGeorge Martzo
1940-12-02
168½Bob Smith178½4 3 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
time: 2:21   referee: Buck McTiernan
This fight occurred on December 2, not November 25, as shown in Brown's published record. (Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.)
1940-10-02
160Carl Turner15433 31 7
Fairmont, West Virginia, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Brown was knocked down in round 3, Turner in round 8
1940-09-18
157Bobby Williams1587 2 0
Fairmont, West Virginia, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1940-07-15
151¾Freddie Lenn157½21 6 0
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/8
 W  
TKO
2/8
  
time: 2:59
1940-07-01
161Jimmy Bivins16111 0 0
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1939-11-27
161¾Joey Brandon161¾1 10 2
Moose Temple, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1939-10-05
158Marine Johnny Dean164½4 6 1
Palisades Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
time: 0:30
1939-09-21
160½Zack Robinson1608 1 0
Palisades Rink, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
In Brown's published record, the dates of his fights with Zach Robinson and Johnny Dean are reversed. They are given correctly here. (Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette).
1939-08-22
159½Steve Kobeda159½1 2 0
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W KO5/6
 W  
KO
5/6
  
1939-08-08
157½Freddie Lenn16119 4 0
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Freddie Mastrean   judges: Chick RodgersAlvin (Jap) Williams
1939-07-31
158½Zack Robinson1548 0 0
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1939-05-29
160Joe Dunn160debut
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
time: 2:55
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Draw
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No Contest
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