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Erich Seelig

W L D
41 14 7
8 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 63
rounds 542
KOs 13%
 
global ID 10522
born 1910-07-15
death date1984-01-19 / age 73
debut1931-02-06 / age 20
divisionmiddleweight
height5′ 8″   /   173cm
residence
Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
birth place
Bydgoszcz, Poland

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1940-12-03
163¼Tami Mauriello16023 0 0
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USA
LTKO7/8
 L 
TKO
7/8
  
1940-01-19
161Ralph DeJohn17237 6 2
Arena, Syracuse, New York, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1939-12-11
160Al Hostak15950 2 8
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LKO1/15
 L 
KO
1/15
  
time: 1:21   referee: Tony LaBranch
National Boxing Association World middleweight title
1939-07-28
157Glen Lee158½50 12 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Abe Roth 7-3
1939-06-08
159¾Ken Overlin161¾96 17 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Seelig was the aggressor and the fans got on is side. However, Overlin landed effective punches whenever Seelig caught him.
1939-05-01
163Fred Apostoli159¼35 5 0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Tony LaBranch   judges: Dibby WilliamsJim Parker
1939-02-03
160¾Teddy Yarosz165¼96 10 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1938-12-20
159Ken Overlin159¾90 15 2
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1938-11-04
158Glen Lee15948 10 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
DTD4/10
 D 
TD
4/10
  
time: 1:32   referee: Jack Kennedy
Declared a technical draw when Seelig sustained a badly cut eye while ahead on points.
1938-10-14
164½Carmen Barth16341 11 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1938-06-17
Mario Caroselli12 5 2
Coney Island Velodrome, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1938-05-10
165½Billy Conn169½39 8 1
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Red Robinson
1938-02-14
159½Al Quaill16328 9 0
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Red Robinson   judges: Karl KoernGeorge MacBeth
1938-01-24
Joey Parks27 3 3
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
From the records of Seelig and Parks, 1939 edition of the Boxing News Record, and The Ring, April 1938, page 53.
1937-12-06
161Carmen Barth16537 10 3
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1937-10-04
159½Casper LaRosa159½19 30 12
Westchester County Center, White Plains, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-08-17
163¼Frank LoBianco160¼13 34 12
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
Referee refused to allow LoBianco to continue after the end of the 5th due to a deep cut.
1937-04-23
158Carmen Barth16536 7 3
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Freddy Block
The Ring, July 1937, page 62, stated that this was "one of the greatest fights in the history of the fight game" in Cleveland. It was a terrific slugfest.
1937-03-20
158½Jackie Aldare166¼56 38 12
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
Cut eye stoppage.
1937-03-02
160Jimmy Belmont158¾61 34 6
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1937-01-23
163¼Eddie Maguire165½35 24 6
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1936-11-18
161Tony Fisher160¼7 14 1
Hippodrome, New York, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-10-14
159½Harry Balsamo159¼19 0 0
Hippodrome, New York, New York, USA
LTKO1/10
 L 
TKO
1/10
  
referee: Johnny Marto
1936-05-25
Eddie Peirce26 10 8
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1936-04-02
Eddie Peirce24 10 7
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Moss Deyong
Dundee Courier - Friday 03 April 1936 P 4
1935-12-16
158¾Paul Pirrone16275 24 3
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1935-12-02
163½Mickey Walker174¾94 18 4
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1935-11-11
162Charlie Belanger17491 36 19
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
1935-09-23
166Al Rossi16428 13 7
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO8/10
 W  
KO
8/10
  
1935-05-26
Alex Bell12 4 0
The Ring, Blackfriars Road, Southwark, London, United Kingdom
W RTD6/10
 W  
RTD
6/10
  
1935-03-11
165½Eddie Wenstob1732 0 1
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
referee: C B Thomas
Dundee Courier - Tuesday 12 March 1935 P 9
1934-12-10
George Brennan5 1 0
Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
referee: C.H. Douglas
Dundee Courier - Tuesday 11 December 1934 P 9
1934-10-31
Gustave Roth61 4 9
Palais des Sports, Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
 226-239   judges: Edouard Rabret 233-239,  Kestemont 229-238
Source: Journal " Les Sports" 02-11-1934
1934-09-28
Kid Tunero31 4 2
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, France
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1934-07-25
Jack (Kid) Casey143 47 15
Wandsworth Stadium, Wandsworth, London, United Kingdom
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Dundee Courier - Thursday 26 July 1934 P 7
1934-06-27
Carmelo Candel70 15 9
Stade Roland Garros, Paris, Paris, France
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1934-06-04
Archie Sexton142 23 20
White City Stadium, White City, London, United Kingdom
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
Boxing June 6, 1934
1934-03-17
Gustave Roth57 3 9
Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
LPTS15/15
 L 
PTS
15/15
  
EBU (European) middleweight title
1934-01-29
159¾Marcel Thil161½95 22 13
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1933-12-22
Tino Rolando35 12 3
Central Sporting Club, Paris, Paris, France
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-10-06
Jack Etienne109 33 10
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, France
W KO14/15
 W  
KO
14/15
  
1933-09-08
Claude Bassin31 43 19
Salle Wagram, Paris, Paris, France
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1933-08-12
Dino Tempesti15 18 5
Deauville, Calvados, France
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1933-05-22
155¾Marcel Thil162¾92 22 13
Palais des Sports, Paris, Paris, France
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
Not a title fight as earlier weights of 159-156 indicated. Weights from Le Petit Parisien.
1933-02-26
160½Helmut Hartkopp174½16 8 4
Flora Theater, Hamburg, Germany
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Germany BDB light heavyweight title
Seelig was stripped of his title in April 1933. Decision by German Athletic Commission.He was jewish.Le Journal 19-04 1933
1932-12-26
163Adolf Witt17313 2 1
Flora, Hamburg, Germany
NND2/12
 N 
ND
2/12
  
First Witt was made the winner by disq. (low blow) in the 2nd round and new German light heavyweight champion, but Witt`s seconds were in the ring during the referee was still counting. The protest of the Seelig party had success, the result was changed in ND and the title was given vacant again.
1932-11-03
158¾Rene De Vos159¼147 22 21
Neue Welt, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-09-15
162Karl Eggert172½9 1 3
Neue Welt, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-07-01
159½Karl Ogren15516 3 2
Bockbrauerei, Berlin, Germany
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1932-06-03
162Johann Trollmann15619 6 6
Bockbrauerei, Berlin, Germany
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1932-03-31
159½Arie van Vliet15553 32 11
Tennis Halle, Berlin, Germany
LDQ5/10
 L 
DQ
5/10
  
Seelig was disqualified for a low blow
1932-03-08
154Edmond Schumacher1520 1 1
Alberthalle, Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-02-05
158½Francois Lepage1524 6 4
Kristallpalast, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-01-15
158½Francois Stevens1644 6 0
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-11-12
156Hans Seifried155½16 13 12
Zirkus Busch, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
Germany BDB middleweight title
1931-10-10
Franz Krueppel13 7 9
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-09-18
158½Walter Funke157½50 7 14
Spichernsaele, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-07-05
Walter Anklam5 0 2
Dirt-Track Bahn, Hamburg, Germany
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1931-04-30
159½Hein Heeser16633 21 18
Zirkus Busch, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-04-10
Otto Lauer20 15 9
Spichernsaele, Berlin, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-03-13
156Georg Gebstedt1475 8 2
Stadthalle, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1931-02-27
157Walter Poehnisch1576 11 9
Spichernsaele, Berlin, Germany
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1931-02-06
158¾Alex Kiausch157¾24 14 8
Spichernsaele, Berlin, Germany
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
German weights, venues, and names are from Box-Sport, German boxing newspaper.
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