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Pekin Kid Herman

W L D
9 7 3
8 KOs 4 KOs
last 6


bouts 20 rating
rounds 119 ranking
KOs 12%
 
global ID 11033
aliasHerman Lehman
born 1893-03-25
death date1980-08-00 / age 87
debut1912-04-06 / age 19
divisionbantamweight
height5′ 0″   /   152cm
residence
Pekin, Illinois, USA
birth place
Pekin, Illinois, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
66 400 12 22 12

Career Record

66 total bouts, view in calendar
verified
unverified
unsanctioned
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S/P
Scheduled/Pending
Date lbs opponent
op. record 
lbs
result 
rounds location
Frankie Novey
22
12
6
 D 
PTS4/4
L-st Arena, Sacramento, California, USA
Majority Draw Sacramento Star
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Teddy Seidman
11
9
6
 D 
PTS4/4
West Side Arena, San Jose, California, USA
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Joe Cardinet
10
5
4
 W  
PTS4/4
West Side Arena, San Jose, California, USA
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Frankie Palmerdebut
 L 
NWS10/10
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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Phil O'Dowd
9
3
2
 L 
PTS12/12
Columbus, Ohio, USA
 L 
PTS
12/12

Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Marty Henderson
0
1
1
 D 
NWS10/10
Kewanee, Illinois, USA
Newspaper decision from the Waterloo Evening Courier (wire report)
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Mike Dundee
6
2
2
 L 
PTS12/12
Denver, Colorado, USA
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Freddie Enck
4
2
2
 D 
PTS10/10
El Paso, Illinois, USA
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Marty Henderson
0
1
1
 W  
NWS10/10
Pekin, Illinois, USA
 W  
NWS
10/10

Pekin, Illinois, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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Sammy Wadedebut
 W  
NWS10/10
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision. (Iowa City Press Citizen)
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Freddie Enck
4
2
2
 D 
NWS10/10
Aurora, Illinois, USA
Newspaper draw. (Decatur Daily Review)
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Eddie Raydebut
 W  
KO6/0
K of C Hall, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
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Mike Dundee
3
1
1
 L 
NWS10/10
Marinette, Wisconsin, USA
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Journal
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Joe Burman
26
1
3
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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Mike Ertle
7
2
1
 L 
NWS10/10
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, USA
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Journal
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Harold Farese
1
4
1
 L 
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Both the Philadelphia Public Ledger and the Philadelphia Inquirer had Farese as the winner.
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Charlie Beecherdebut
 L 
NWS8/8
Schuetzen Park, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
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Frankie Murphydebut
 W  
TKO4/10
Crescent Rink, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
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Benny McGovern
31
5
4
 D 
NWS10/10
Evansville, Indiana, USA
Newspaper draw. (Fort Wayne Journal Gazette)
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Joe Burman
20
1
2
 L 
KO7/0
Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA
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118Earl Puryear
16
8
17
115
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Herman lost the "newspaper decision." He was floored twice in the 9th.
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Frankie Mason
49
4
9
 L 
NWS10/10
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Mason won the newspaper decision. (Lima News)
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119Memphis Pal Moore
57
7
14
118
 L 
NWS10/10
Lakeside Arena, Racine, Wisconsin, USA
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Journal
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Roy Moore
31
15
20
 D 
NWS10/10
Superior, Wisconsin, USA
Newspaper decision from the Chicago Tribune
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Benny McGovern
31
5
4
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Newspaper decision from the Milwaukee Journal
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Roy Moore
28
15
20
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Moore won the newspaper decision. (Daily Northwestern)
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Young Zulu Kid
15
13
9
 W  
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
 W  
NWS
10/10

Peoria, Illinois, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision. (Daily Northwestern)
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Memphis Pal Moore
49
7
14
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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Bobby Burns
4
17
6
 W  
KO3/0
Peoria, Illinois, USA
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Mike Dundee
1
0
0
 W  
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
 W  
NWS
10/10

Peoria, Illinois, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision. (Daily Northwestern)
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Johnny Ritchie
1
1
0
 W  
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
 W  
NWS
10/10

Peoria, Illinois, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision. (Lincoln Daily Star)
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Roy Moore
28
15
20
 D 
NWS10/10
Rock Island, Illinois, USA
Newspaper draw. (Capital Times)
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Leo Schneider
5
4
0
 D 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Newspaper draw. (Decatur Review)
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Memphis Pal Moore
44
6
14
 L 
PTS10/10
La Salle, Illinois, USA
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Johnny Ritchie
1
1
0
 D 
NWS10/10
Rock Island, Illinois, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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117Pete Herman
38
8
8
121
 L 
NWS10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
(Chicago Tribune)
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118Jack Douglas
14
13
7
118
 W  
NWS10/0
Pekin, Illinois, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision. (Nevada State Journal, Daily Northwestern)
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Frankie White
14
12
11
 W  
KO5/0
Peoria, Illinois, USA
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116¾Johnny Ertle
16
1
1
116¾
 L 
NWS10/10
Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Newspaper decision for Ertle: Milwaukee Free Press; draw from Lima Daily News & Racine Journal-News
Newspaper decison for Ertle: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Herman down in 3rd round
referee: Silk Shirt Harry
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Johnny Maloney
1
0
0
 L 
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Maloney from the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Georgie Adams
3
1
0
 W  
KO8/0
Pekin, Illinois, USA
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Sailor Burkedebut
 D 
NWS4/4
Pekin, Illinois, USA
Correct Sailor Burke uncertain (Chicago Tribune)
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Battling Mantondebut
 W  
KO4/6
Ryan A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Result from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Johnny Ritchie
1
0
0
 L 
NWS10/10
La Salle, Illinois, USA
Ritchie won the newspaper decision. (Mansfield News)
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121½ Louisiana
7
3
4
124
 L 
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from Philadelphia Record and Philadelphia Public Ledger.
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Joe O'Donnell
2
1
0
 D 
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger was a draw.
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Lawrence Hall
17
0
3
 N 
ND10/10
Peoria, Illinois, USA
Exact date in 1915 unknown.
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116Kid Williams
41
3
1
116¼
 L 
KO4/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Williams's featherweight title was "at risk" in that a knockout defeat would have permitted Pekin Kid Herman to claim the title.
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Young Freddie Diggins
9
2
1
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Herman won the "newspaper decision" according to the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Willie Mack
4
6
9
 D 
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
According to the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala), this fight was even (newspaper draw).
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Homer Smith
3
0
0
 L 
KO1/0
USA
 L 
KO
1/0

USA
Date/Location ??
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Al Nelson
3
1
0
 W  
NWS6/6
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Herman from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Jimmy Taylor
0
3
0
 D 
NWS10/10
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
(New York Times)
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Johnny Eggers
4
1
1
 L 
NWS10/0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
(New York Times)
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117½Joe Young Fox
36
10
7
117½
 L 
NWS10/10
Fairmont A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
New York Times
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Frankie Conway
1
0
1
 W  
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Herman won the newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Louisiana
7
2
1
 W  
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Herman from Philadelphia Record and the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Louisiana
7
2
1
 W  
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision from Philadelphia Record and the Philadelphia Public Ledger in favor of Pekin Kid Herman.
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Frankie Conway
1
0
1
 L 
NWS6/6
Point Breeze Velodrome, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Conway from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Frankie Conway
1
0
1
 L 
NWS6/6
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Newspaper decision in favor of Conway from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
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Frankie Conifrey
1
0
0
 L 
NWS10/10
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
Herman billed as Young Harvey of Illinois. New York Times
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Kid Goodman
66
32
40
 W  
NWS6/6
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
(New York Times)
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Chick Hayes
3
1
0
 W  
TKO6/0
Auditorium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
referee: Tommy Dillon
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Jerry Dalton
3
2
0
 D 
NWS10/10
Auditorium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Newspaper decision from the Indianapolis Star
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Chick Hayes
3
0
0
 W  
KO2/10
Independence Ball Park, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
referee: Tommy Dillon
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John Warddebut
 L 
KO3/0
Fairmont A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
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Win
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Loss
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Draw
N
No Contest
S/P
Scheduled/Pending