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Wilhelm Von Homburg

W L D
30 11 6
24 KOs 2 KOs
last 6


bouts 47
rounds 334
KOs 51%
 
global ID 138321
birth nameNorbert Grupe
aliasPrinz
born 1940-08-25
death date2004-03-10 / age 63
debut1962-07-20 / age 21
divisionlight heavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 1″   /   186cm
residence
St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany
birth place
Berlin, Germany

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1970-12-11
Rudiger Schmidtke19 3 2
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Von Homburg retired after this fight
1969-12-12
Juergen Blin18 7 6
Sporthalle, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1969-11-14
Rudiger Schmidtke14 2 1
Festhalle, Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1969-06-20
187Oscar Bonavena20739 5 0
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
LTKO3/10
 L 
TKO
3/10
  
Von Homburg down five times.
1969-04-02
187Giulio Rinaldi18541 12 5
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
1969-02-14
179¼Giulio Rinaldi187½40 12 5
Ernst Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1969-01-03
182Giulio Rinaldi18740 11 5
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1968-11-08
Gerhard Zech33 8 3
Ernst Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
German Heavyweight Title Eliminator.
The bout was first ruled a draw, but changed to a decision for Grupe, due to an error by the refree.
Boxing News November 15, 1968
1968-09-18
Franklin Arrindell1 4 0
Stadion Hohe Warte, Vienna, Austria
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
Boxing News September 27, 1968
1968-08-30
Rudolf Nehring28 19 11
Sporthalle, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
Boxing News September 27, 1968
1968-04-11
Dave Bailey14 17 3
Sportpalast, Schoeneberg, Berlin, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News April 26, 1968
1967-12-15
Paul Roux52 14 4
Circus Krone, Munich, Bayern, Germany
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
Boxing News December 29, 1967
1967-05-03
Ray Patterson16 7 2
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News May 12, 1967
1966-12-09
Archie McBride30 18 2
Festhalle, Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1966-11-19
Piero Del Papa30 3 3
Deutschlandhalle, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
LDQ11/15
 L 
DQ
11/15
  
EBU (European) light heavyweight title
Del Papa down in 1st round / Von Homburg, ahead on points, was controversially disqualified for head-butting
1966-05-14
Erich Schoppner34 1 4
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1965-05-28
182Archie McBride17930 17 1
Deutschlandhalle, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1965-04-29
Bas van Duivenbode12 5 4
Neue Sporthalle, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
Boxing News May 7, 1965
1965-04-02
181¾Jose Angel Manzur189¼30 24 13
Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
Boxing News April 9, 1965
1965-02-20
178Ulli Ritter19025 20 8
Ostseehalle, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
Boxing News February 26, 1965
1965-01-16
Piero Tomasoni18123 3 3
Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News January 29, 1965
1964-12-05
Joseph Syoz2 10 3
Sporthalle, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
1964-11-27
181Pauli Kraus20310 8 4
Ostseehalle, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
1964-11-06
Lars Olof Norling13 6 4
Ernst Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
1964-05-29
181Jean Huiban2062 5 0
Weser-Ems-Halle, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
Boxing News June 5, 1964
1964-05-08
179Ulli Ritter21524 18 7
Ernst Merck Halle, Hamburg, Germany
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1964-04-07
Roy Crear0 3 0
Stockyards Coliseum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1964-01-06
178Bob McKinney178½27 4 1
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 1:09
1963-11-18
178½Monroe Ratliff19717 22 4
Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Dick Young 7-3   judges: Frankie Van 8-1, John Thomas 3-6
1963-09-19
177Billy Stephan18817 8 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: George Latka 4-7
1963-07-23
176Chuck Leslie1755 2 0
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1963-06-24
177½Bobby Sands17311 11 2
Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 1:09   referee: Tommy Hart 8-0
1963-06-01
178Tommy Merrill17824 18 3
Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1963-05-20
176Bobby Sands172¾11 10 2
Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, California, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:29   referee: George Latka
von Homburg was knocked down in the 2nd and 7th round.
1963-03-25
183Pete Gonzales1790 2 0
Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
Gonzales was knocked down four times.
1963-02-25
181Gus Calf Robe209¾5 3 0
Moulin Rouge, Hollywood, California, USA
W KO6/6
 W  
KO
6/6
  
Calf Robe was knocked down twice in the 6th round.
1963-02-19
181Clifford Gray2082 14 2
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 2:35   referee: Hal Rickards
1963-02-15
179Bob Mumford1870 10 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO6/6
 W  
KO
6/6
  
1963-01-22
179Roy Smith18320 26 6
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
referee: Frank Rustich 5-2   judges: Art Rivkin 5-2, Hal Rickards 6-2
1963-01-15
177½Roy Smith18320 25 6
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
referee: Hal Rickards 6-3
1962-12-18
176Clifford Gray2132 11 1
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1962-12-14
177¼John L Davey186¾1 0 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1962-10-25
176Freeman Hardin1824 6 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
LKO3/6
 L 
KO
3/6
  
von Homburg was knocked down four times.
1962-09-21
175Al Cummings1750 3 0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO3/5
 W  
KO
3/5
  
1962-08-24
186Tony Fern195debut
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
1962-08-16
Bob Brown0 2 1
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
1962-07-20
Sam Wyatt1831 1 0
Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA
DPTS4/4
 D 
PTS
4/4
  
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