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Henry Chmielewski

W L D
55 23 1
24 KOs 14 KOs
last 6


bouts 79
rounds 584
KOs 29%
 
global ID 36934
aliasHenry Chemel
born 1914-01-08
death date1998-11-16 / age 84
debut1938-06-20 / age 24
divisionmiddleweight
height5′ 8″   /   173cm
residence
Old Orchard Beach, Maine, USA
birth place
Lodz, Poland

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
82 24 3 0 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1949-03-28
162½Harry Haft16812 3 0
Causeway Arena, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
time: 1:35   referee: Petey Sarron
1949-03-08
162½Jackie Burke162½58 7 4
Dorsey Park, Miami, Florida, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1949-01-31
163Steve Belloise16284 10 3
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LTKO2/8
 L 
TKO
2/8
  
time: 2:51   referee: Jack Watson
Chemel was down twice in the 1st, and twice in the 2nd
1948-11-22
164½Artie Levine163¾49 12 5
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
1948-11-09
164½Joe Reddick16742 37 3
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1948-10-07
163Joe Reddick16942 36 3
Portland, Maine, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
The bout was stopped on a cut left eye sustained by Reddick.
1948-08-23
Jimmy Curl35 9 0
Causeway Arena, Miami, Florida, USA
LTKO1/10
 L 
TKO
1/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Eddie Coachman
Chmielewski was knocked down three times in the 1st, beore the bout was stopped due to a cut in his mouth.
1948-07-15
161¾Horace Bailey150½13 13 1
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W TKO6/10
 W  
TKO
6/10
  
Bailey couldn't continue, due to a sprained thumb.
1948-06-08
162Cleve Bailey16422 35 5
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1948-04-30
160Jose Basora16067 11 6
Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico
LTKO5/10
 L 
TKO
5/10
  
From El Mundo, San Juan (Jack Kincaid). Basora was winning decisively when he landed a body blow in round four, which floored Chmieleweski (also known as Henry CHemel). Chmielewski got up but was unable to answer the bell for round five.
1948-02-20
Oswaldo Silva25 9 4
Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1948-01-28
161¾Cleve Bailey16522 32 4
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:53   referee: Herbie Green
The weight indicates that it was Cleve Bailey and not Horace Bailey.
1948-01-14
161½Davey Feld172½33 15 3
Civic Center Arena, Miami, Florida, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Petey Sarron
1947-12-19
158Charley Early15272 21 13
Rumford, Maine, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1947-10-28
161Joey DeJohn156½37 1 2
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
LTKO2/10
 L 
TKO
2/10
  
time: 1:07   referee: Eddie Seres
1947-10-14
160½Sonny Horne16365 14 5
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1947-08-19
160Lee Black15428 31 2
Troy Arena, Troy, New York, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
time: 2:31
1947-06-18
160½Billy Brown162½37 16 6
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton, New York, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-06-04
161½Manuel Rosa15829 42 8
McNearney Stadium, Schenectady, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1947-05-14
163Billy Brown163½36 16 5
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton, New York, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1947-04-02
163Charley Dodson16023 9 1
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1947-03-19
162George Williams155½27 33 2
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton, New York, USA
W KO6/10
 W  
KO
6/10
  
time: 2:18
1947-02-26
161George Williams15727 32 2
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Wazzo Kocak 6-3   judges: Johnny O'Brien 7-2, Joe Healy 7-3
1947-01-22
160Eddie Steele21 15 1
Civic Center Arena, Miami, Florida, USA
W KO4/10
 W  
KO
4/10
  
time: 1:46
1946-12-05
Stanley Sims19 15 3
Portland, Maine, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1946-10-10
165½J.C. Wilkins16322 9 3
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1945-11-09
163Vic Dellicurti159½39 28 9
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1945-09-20
161½Saint Paul164½21 5 0
Century Stadium, West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
LMD10/10
 L 
MD
10/10
  
referee: Jack Dekkers   judges: Ernie WakefieldLester Oberheim
1945-04-05
164½Reedy Evans165½17 5 0
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
1945-02-05
161Bert Lytell154½12 3 2
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Johnny Martin   judges: Eddie CurleyJoe Blumsack
1945-01-04
162Bert Lytell15510 2 2
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Tommy Rawson
1944-12-28
162½Bob Wade162½13 23 3
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1944-12-07
163Berlie Lanier16515 11 3
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
time: 2:35   referee: Johnny Martin
Lanier was knocked down three times.
1944-11-16
163Langston Dennis16314 12 2
Casino, Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1944-11-02
160Johnny Ryan153½8 10 1
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
time: 2:30   referee: Jimmy McCarron
1944-10-23
162½Larney Moore157½12 29 4
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 0:39   referee: Dave Goggin
1944-02-04
164Coley Welch161½64 7 2
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO7/10
 L 
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Johnny Martin
Chmielewski was unable to continue due to a cut left eye.
1944-01-06
163Sonny Horne16540 5 4
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1943-11-26
162Jackie Caparell16630 6 3
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: Johnny Martin
1943-10-22
165Jackie Caparell16630 5 3
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 2:43   referee: Tommy Rawson
1943-04-30
Andy Holland28 7 2
Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1943-03-15
169½Andy Holland168½27 6 1
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1943-02-05
171Johnny Seaman16417 1 2
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1942-11-06
165Jake LaMotta16526 5 2
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1942-10-13
163¾Andy Holland161½23 5 1
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1942-04-10
162½Frankie Nelson165½17 5 0
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Nelson was floored in round two. Chmielewski won decisively.
1942-03-13
157¾Coley Welch16051 7 1
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LRTD8/12
 L 
RTD
8/12
  
referee: Eddie Bradley
USA New England middleweight title
1942-01-16
161½Frankie Nelson162½17 4 0
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Johnny Martin
1941-12-08
159¾Coley Welch159½49 5 1
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
LTKO10/12
 L 
TKO
10/12
  
USA New England middleweight title
Chmielewski was not allowed out for the 10th round, because his left eye was swollen shut.
1941-10-22
Jackie Donovan21 3 3
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W TKO8/8
 W  
TKO
8/8
  
time: 2:20   referee: Johnny Martin
1941-08-11
161Eddie Booker15951 2 6
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA
LTKO9/10
 L 
TKO
9/10
  
referee: Toby Irwin
1941-03-21
160Coley Welch158½41 4 1
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
LRTD9/12
 L 
RTD
9/12
  
referee: Johnny Martin
USA New England middleweight title
Chemel was unable to answer the bell for the 10th round, due to a badly cut left eye.
1940-11-28
160Georgie Abrams16135 4 2
Riverside Stadium, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LTKO6/10
 L 
TKO
6/10
  
1940-11-11
Nate Bolden16025 9 2
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LTKO4/10
 L 
TKO
4/10
  
Chmielewski was down twice in round four and in "no condition to defend himself" when the fight was stopped.
1940-10-28
159½Tony Martin15536 5 6
Eagles Club, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Freddie Andrews 96-104
1940-09-09
160Georgie Abrams160¼33 3 2
Auditorium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Julius Fidler 101-99
1940-07-15
Buddy Waterman2 3 0
Detroit, Michigan, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1940-06-28
Jimmy Sheppard14 6 0
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1940-05-23
160Ernie Vigh160¾37 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LKO1/6
 L 
KO
1/6
  
time: 0:33
1940-05-03
160¾Augie Arellano155¼44 17 8
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Arrellano was knocked down for a five count in the 2nd.
1940-03-15
159Howell King15424 13 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
Chmielewski was down for a three-count in the 6th round. Was supposed to be for Chmielewski's New England Middleweight Title, but was ruled a non-title bout by the State Commission.
1940-02-01
Jackie Elverrillo40 18 3
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
USA New England middleweight title
1940-01-12
158Lou Brouillard161100 30 2
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W MD10/10
 W  
MD
10/10
  
1939-11-20
160½Tiger Red Lewis16849 17 4
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
1939-10-13
157½Howell King154¼20 9 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1939-09-14
160Coley Welch158¼24 1 0
Portland, Maine, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision provided by the Daily Kennebec Journal (Augusta, ME). This was the final newspaper decision in Maine, as the new state boxing commission started the next day.
1939-06-02
157Lou Brouillard16099 26 2
Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
Chemel fought under his real name Chmielewski. (New York Times)
1939-05-12
Jimmy O'Boyne35 11 2
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1939-03-21
163Jimmy Jones160¼39 18 1
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
Jones was knocked down once in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th round.
1939-02-24
162Johnny Rossi162½59 24 5
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
referee: Joe O'Connor
This was the second three-round knockout of Rossi by Chemielewski.
1939-02-17
Johnny Rossi59 23 5
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1939-01-27
165½Unknown Morgan1589 4 1
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1939-01-23
166½Butch Lynch16212 11 3
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
1939-01-09
Unknown Morgan9 3 1
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1938-12-21
170½Irish Johnny Smith1622 4 2
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
referee: Johnny Martin   judges: William McMinimenJim Shaughnessy
1938-11-29
159¼Coley Welch15318 1 0
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision provided by the Daily Kennebec Journal, Augusta, ME. Chmielewski won decisively.
1938-10-24
170Neil Doherty1740 1 0
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W KO4/8
 W  
KO
4/8
  
1938-09-29
173Italian Jack Dempsey17424 10 5
Portland, Maine, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from Boston Globe
1938-08-29
165Joey Brandon157½1 5 2
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1938-08-18
171KO LaMouche1676 15 0
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1938-07-06
KO LaMouche6 14 0
Portland, Maine, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1938-06-20
Charlie Ross4 6 0
Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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