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Harry Harris

W L D
38 2 7
15 KOs 0 KOs
last 6


bouts 49
rounds 288
KOs 28%
 
global ID 46178
birth nameHenry Harris
aliasHuman Scissors
born 1880-11-18
death date1959-06-05 / age 78
debut1896-04-05 / age 15
divisionbantamweight
height5′ 7½″   /   171cm
residence
Chicago, Illinois, USA
birth place
Chicago, Illinois, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
54 31 3 1 1

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1907-06-03
Harlem Tommy Murphy19 2 2
National S.C., Lyric Hall, New York, New York, USA
W DQ8/10
 W  
DQ
8/10
  
referee: Johnny White
Murphy was disqualified for using his head in a clinch. He held a commanding lead up to this point but both boxers were cut and battered. New York Times
1907-03-11
Jack Goodman1 0 0
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
(Boston Globe)
1907-02-14
Jack Goodman1 0 0
New York, New York, USA
NND6/6
 N 
ND
6/6
  
1906-03-30
Jack Goodman1 0 0
New York, New York, USA
NND3/0
 N 
ND
3/0
  
1905-12-14
Barney Abel4 13 10
Jack Cooper`s Yankee A. C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS3/3
 W  
NWS
3/3
  
(NY Sun)
1905-05-15
Frank McCloskey4 2 6
Mount Clemens, Michigan, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
(Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette)
1902-03-26
Danny Dougherty20 6 7
Penn Art Club, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Results from the Philadelphia Record. Harris was almost knocked out in round 5.
1902-02-27
Austin Rice34 13 37
Pyramid A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1902-01-01
Jack Chambersdebut
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
Precise date & location unknown
1901-03-18
115Pedlar Palmer11524 2 1
National Sporting Club, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
referee: John Herbert Douglas
World Bantamweight Title, 116 lbs
Harris later abandons the title, unable to make the weight limit. Danny Dougherty would claim the vacant title on May 26, 1902.
Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Tuesday 19 March 1901
1901-01-01
Al Kirkdebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/0
 W  
KO
3/0
  
Precise date unknown
1900-11-27
Clarence Forbes32 3 12
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-10-30
Kid McFadden9 2 9
Star A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1900-10-26
Johnny Reagan16 5 11
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1900-10-16
Casper Leon39 10 20
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
Harris had a big advantage in every round.
1900-10-02
Jack Ryan7 2 8
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1900-09-21
Patsy Donovan5 6 3
Industrial Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Donovan down in the 1st round.
1900-07-16
Tony Moran3 15 4
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Moved from 07/07/1900 per day after Lincoln Evening News.
1900-05-29
Buddy Ryan3 1 3
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1900-05-25
Maurice Rauch18 9 15
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-02-28
Barney Abel0 4 0
Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1900-01-27
Kid Carter0 1 0
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1900-01-20
Barney Abel0 3 0
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1899-11-14
Billy Caseydebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO5/0
 W  
KO
5/0
  
1899-10-14
Steve Flanagan16 3 12
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Joe Choynski
1899-09-22
Steve Flanagan16 3 10
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
referee: Paddy Carroll
1899-09-01
Jimmy Barry59 0 9
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
Barry's first fight after a long layoff. Both weighed in under 112lbs. There is a theory that the referee conferred the draw decision to allow Barry to retire undefeated.
1899-08-10
Joe Hugelett1 2 2
Saengerfest Hall, Davenport, Iowa, USA
W TKO3/0
 W  
TKO
3/0
  
1899-08-04
Sig Hart3 3 4
Jack Leonard's Club, Clinton, Iowa, USA
W KO6/0
 W  
KO
6/0
  
1899-07-07
Sig Hart3 2 4
Tri-City A.C., Davenport, Iowa, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1899-05-19
Torpedo Billy Murphy85 40 18
Star Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
referee: Malachy Hogan
1899-03-17
Larry Lacey0 1 0
Dearborn A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1899-02-24
Dick Sleifdebut
Dearborn A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1899-02-07
Steve Flanagan14 3 9
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
referee: George Siler
Met at 108 lbs
1899-01-28
George Pardydebut
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1899-01-24
Kid Purdydebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1898-11-22
108Charles Roden1081 6 0
Lenox A.C., New York, New York, USA
W TKO9/10
 W  
TKO
9/10
  
referee: Charlie White
1898-11-12
105Pinky Evans1222 1 1
Pelican A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1898-10-14
Billy Kid Trueman0 0 1
Lenox A.C., New York, New York, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1898-09-24
Tut Reilly1 0 0
New York, New York, USA
W KO9/0
 W  
KO
9/0
  
1898-09-09
George Ross4 2 2
Lenox A.C., New York, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1898-04-16
Maurice Rauch2 4 4
American A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1898-04-02
Maurice Rauch2 3 3
America A.C., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1898-03-19
Williamsdebut
America A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
referee: George Siler
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1898-03-17
Link Pope0 2 0
Tattersall's, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
referee: Malachy Hogan
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1898-03-07
Link Pope0 1 0
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1897-12-27
Maurice Rauch0 2 0
Winter Circus Building, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1897-11-18
Lee LaBlanche0 1 0
Coliseum, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
referee: George Siler
La Blanche was about 10 pounds over the stipulated weight of 105 pounds.
1897-11-13
Chick Brooker1 1 0
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1897-10-16
Lee LaBlanchedebut
Chicago A.A., Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
Chicago Daily Tribune.
1897-10-04
Dave Rosenbergdebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS3/3
 W  
PTS
3/3
  
1896-09-02
Archie Bernarddebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/0
 W  
KO
2/0
  
1896-06-12
Young Sweeneydebut
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1896-04-05
Dennis Mahoney0 1 0
Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS5/5
 W  
PTS
5/5
  
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