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Frankie Burns

W L D
43 6 8
29 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 57
rounds 506
KOs 16%
 
global ID 52579
born 1889-06-24
death date1961-04-10 / age 71
debut1908-03-10 / age 18
divisionbantamweight
height5′ 4½″   /   164cm
reach
67½″   /   171cm
residence
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
birth place
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
186 1187 95 18 16

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1921-07-05
Willie Hausner2 0 0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1921-07-02
125Packey O'Gatty129½40 4 2
Boyle's Thirty Acres, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
referee: Jimmy DeForest
Sometimes credited to a Packy O'Grady. (New York Times) This fight is said to have been the first anywhere to be broadcast on radio. It was on the Dempsey-Carpentier undercard.
1920-10-12
120Patsy Johnson1218 5 1
Westside Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
(New York Times)
1920-09-23
122Charlie Beecher1233 1 0
Westside Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
(New York Times)
1920-07-13
121½Jackie Sharkey1285 7 4
Armory A.A. Outdoor Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Record.
1920-05-31
Freddie Jacks65 27 8
Armory A.A. Outdoor Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
(New York Times)
1920-03-15
Packey O'Gatty35 3 0
Lyceum Theater, Troy, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Philadelphia Record and Troy/Albany area newspapers.
1920-02-13
125½Benny Kaufman12422 10 5
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W KO6/8
 W  
KO
6/8
  
1920-01-29
Dave Astey0 4 0
Hamilton A.A., Passaic, New Jersey, USA
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
Boston Globe 30 January 1920
1919-09-16
124Johnny Kilbane12546 4 7
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LTKO5/8
 L 
TKO
5/8
  
time: 1:40   referee: Harry Ertle
From the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-09-02
122Harvey Crosby1221 1 0
Bayonne Pavillion, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
W KO2/8
 W  
KO
2/8
  
From the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-08-22
122Jimmy Blute1223 5 2
DeForest Gymnasium, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1919-08-20
122Charlie Beecher122debut
Armory A.A. Outdoor Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman).
1919-07-14
Jabez White4 2 0
Armory A.A. Outdoor Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-07-04
Jabez White4 2 0
Troy, New York, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
1919-06-16
121½Battling Reddy12210 9 3
Open-Air Arena, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal.
1919-06-06
123½Dutch Brandt12410 7 2
Bayonne Pavillion, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1919-05-20
Dutch Brandt10 7 2
Exposition Hall, Portland, Maine, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
1919-04-10
122Battling Reddy123½8 9 3
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
LDQ7/8
 L 
DQ
7/8
  
From the Jersey Journal.
1919-03-27
Louisiana9 6 6
State Armory, Binghamton, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Binghamton Press (Paul Zabala).
1919-02-28
Dave Astey0 3 0
Summit Gymnasium, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
1919-02-25
Andy Chaney14 9 5
Lyric Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
From Baltimore Sun (Laurence Fielding) gave Chaney the newspaper decsion. The American favored Burns.
1919-02-20
Harry Kabakoff0 1 0
Coliseum, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Burns won the newspaper decision. (Marion Daily Star)
1919-01-01
121¼Matty Herbert1211 2 0
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Jersey Journal (Jack Kincaid).
1918-12-25
Battling Reddy7 8 3
Exposition Building, Portland, Maine, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Boston Globe.
1918-12-09
118Johnny Daly12 14 2
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO5/8
 W  
TKO
5/8
  
From the Jersey Journal, Jersey City (Herb Goldman).
1918-11-16
Jackie Sharkey4 6 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
(New York Times)
1918-11-09
Johnny Ertle18 3 2
Hexamer Riding Academy, Weehawken, New Jersey, USA
W KO7/8
 W  
KO
7/8
  
1918-09-06
121Battling Reddy1225 7 3
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Pittsburgh Post.
1918-08-26
Dave Astey0 2 0
Lotus A.C., Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
1918-08-02
120½Memphis Pal Moore11853 7 14
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
(New York Times)
1918-07-29
Jabez White4 2 0
Atlantic City S.C., Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Record.
1918-07-04
120Pete Herman11943 8 8
International League Ballpark, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
From the Jersey Journal (Herb Goldman). This was an 8-rounder, not 10 as shown previously. Fights were limited to 8 rounds duration in New Jersey at this time.
1918-06-20
Jackie Sharkey3 5 2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
(New York Times)
1918-06-07
Joey Leonard4 1 0
Lyceum, Red Bank, New Jersey, USA
W NWS8/8
 W  
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision the Boston Globe.
1918-06-03
Battling Reddy5 7 2
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1918-04-06
Joe Lynch14 1 0
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
The Philadelphia Record gave the newspaper decision to Lynch, but the Philadel;phia Inquirer gave it to Burns. No information from the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
1918-03-11
Al Shubert45 7 18
Casino Hall, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
LNWS12/12
 L 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Bridgeport Telegram
1918-02-21
Jackie Sharkey3 4 2
Town Hall, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Scranton Republican
1918-01-28
Dutch Brandt9 6 2
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W TKO10/20
 W  
TKO
10/20
  
From the New Orleans Times-Picayune (Jack Kincaid).
1917-12-12
Johnny Russell1 2 1
Marieville Gardens, North Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1917-11-19
Battling Kiddydebut
Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1917-11-10
Young Marlowe0 2 0
Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
1917-11-05
Pete Herman40 8 8
Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Sammy Goldman
World Bantamweight Title
Referee Goldman awarded the verdict. This is Herman's last bout before entering the United States Army during America's early involvement in World War I. He received $6,000 for this contest.
1917-10-15
122½Jackie Sharkey115¼3 3 0
Auditorium, Albany, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was the consensus winner (Jack Kincaid).
1917-09-29
119½Harry Nelson120½0 1 0
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
According to Jack Kincaid, Nelson was consensus winner of the New York newspapers.
1917-09-11
Patsy Brannigan21 7 13
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1917-08-31
Frankie Brown6 5 5
St. Nicholas Rink, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was consensus winner of the newspaper decision (Jack Kincaid).
1917-07-24
Memphis Pal Moore42 6 13
Arena (Armory A.A.), Boston, Massachusetts, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1917-07-13
Billy Fitzsimmons3 9 2
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was consensus winner according to the New York newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1917-07-10
Dutch Brandt4 3 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1917-06-23
Young Marino2 4 2
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was the winner according to New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1917-05-21
Al Shubert42 6 18
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1917-05-15
118¾Joe Lynch116¼6 0 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was the consensus winner in New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1917-04-30
Johnny Eggers14 7 2
Casino Hall, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
DNWS12/12
 D 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Norwalk Hour
1917-04-12
Dutch Brandt4 2 0
Auditorium, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA
W NWS12/12
 W  
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from the Norwalk Hour
1917-03-13
Tommy Shea9 4 5
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1917-03-09
Battling Lahn11 3 3
Casino Hall, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
W KO8/12
 W  
KO
8/12
  
1917-02-22
115Young Zulu Kid117¼15 9 4
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
referee: Patsy Haley
The referee stopped the bout.
1917-02-20
Frankie Brown6 3 5
German Hall, Albany, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
1917-02-09
121¼Jackie Sharkey1183 3 0
Harlem S.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Billy Moore
NY Sun
1917-01-01
Memphis Pal Moore38 5 13
German Hall, Albany, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1916-12-25
118Memphis Pal Moore115½38 5 13
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1916-12-19
Joe Lynch4 0 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(NY World and NY Sun)
1916-12-05
Jabez White3 1 0
German Hall, Albany, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision of local papers favored Burns.
1916-11-27
Jackie Sharkey3 3 0
Pioneer S.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision for Burns from NY Herald and other New York City newspaper (Luckett Davis).
1916-11-07
Benny McCoy9 8 6
Pioneer S.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York newspaper consensus favored Burns.
1916-11-04
117¾Dutch Brandt120¾4 2 0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle
1916-10-02
Young Johnny Dundee2 1 0
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
From the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala). The hometown of Burns was not given, but this appears to be a fight for the well known Jersey City fighter.
1916-09-18
Billy Bevan8 1 0
Majestic Theatre, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: J Buck Kelly
(Wilkes-Barre Times Leader)
1916-07-17
118½Billy Bevan124¼8 1 0
Airdome A.C., Rochester, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Wilkes-Barre Times Leader)
1916-07-14
Young Marlowe0 1 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1916-06-30
119Willie Brown119½0 0 1
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York City newspaper consensus favored Burns.
1916-04-17
Gussie Lewis4 2 1
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Burns won the newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1916-03-23
Jack Doyle4 8 3
Houston, Texas, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1916-02-21
Eddie Coulon21 7 9
Phoenix A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1916-01-19
Johnny Fisse16 3 5
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1915-12-06
118Kid Williams11846 4 1
Tulane Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
DPTS20/20
 D 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Edward W. Smith
World Bantamweight Title
1915-11-01
Harry Smith7 0 1
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
The Philadelphia Public Ledger gave its newspaper decision to the lighter Burns.
1915-10-21
Jack Goodney3 4 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
1915-10-11
118½Artie Simons113½4 5 2
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Burns (Philadelphia Public Ledger, Paul Zabala).
1915-10-06
Jimmy Taylor0 5 0
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
1915-08-31
119½Artie Edwards1150 5 0
Wallace A.C., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W KO3/10
 W  
KO
3/10
  
1915-08-27
Benny McCoy9 6 4
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision for Burns from NY Press and other New York newspapers (searched by Jack Kincaid).
1915-07-23
Jimmy Murray1 1 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns won the newspaper decision (New York Times)
1915-04-14
Eddie Campi39 6 4
Coliseum, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
LNWS8/8
 L 
NWS
8/8
  
Newspaper decision for Campi reported by wire services.
1915-02-25
Dutch Brandt4 1 0
Future City A.C., Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
DNWS8/8
 D 
NWS
8/8
  
1915-02-12
Artie Simons3 3 2
Tommy Burns Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
Reported in the New Orleans Times-Picayune (Jack Kincaid).
1915-01-04
118Frankie Conway1182 1 1
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W TKO4/15
 W  
TKO
4/15
  
referee: Dick Burke
Tuesday, January 5, 1915 Paper: New Orleans Item
1914-12-14
116¾Chick Hayes1185 3 0
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W TKO13/20
 W  
TKO
13/20
  
From the New Orleans Times-Picayune (Jack Kincaid). It was announced from the ring that this fight was for the world bantamweight title, but nothing further is known to have become of this version of the title.
1914-11-15
Pete Herman19 5 5
McDonoghville Park, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W TKO13/20
 W  
TKO
13/20
  
1914-10-17
Johnny Eggers8 1 2
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W KO5/10
 W  
KO
5/10
  
1914-10-13
Willie Jackson2 0 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-08-25
Mike Rosendebut
Atlantic A.A., Rockaway Beach, New Jersey, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York newspapers was that Burns won.
1914-08-19
Marty 'Kid' Taylordebut
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York newspapers was in favor of Taylor.
1914-07-17
Dutch Brandt1 1 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York City newspaper consensus favored Burns as winner (Jack Kincaid).
1914-07-14
Battling Lahn2 0 1
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-07-07
Jim Kenrick91 60 20
Rockaway Beach A.A., Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
W KO9/10
 W  
KO
9/10
  
1914-05-18
Eddie Campi38 5 4
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decisions from the both the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala) and the Philadelphia Record were in favor of Campi.
1914-04-25
Eddie Lennon1 2 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
From New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1914-04-23
Al Shubert17 0 7
Auditorium, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Naugatuck Daily News
1914-04-14
119½Dutch Brandt1171 0 0
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Consensus newspaper decision of New York newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1914-03-30
119¾Gene Gannon115¼2 0 0
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was the consensus winner according to New York newspapers (Jack Kincaid). This program was held by the National S.C.
1914-03-28
Eddie Lennon1 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
From New York City newspapers.
1914-02-12
Joe Fox36 10 7
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-01-19
Battling Reddy2 1 0
Bolton Hall, Troy, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Reddy (Jack Kincaid).
1914-01-12
Young Tommy O'Toole8 0 0
Peerless A.C., Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Philadelphia newspapers and Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader. Burns's opponent was from Plymouth PA and not the better known fighter from Philadelphia.
1914-01-10
Walter Nelson0 1 0
Gowanus A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper consensus from Brooklyn newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1913-12-13
Johnny Eggers3 1 1
Dexter Park Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper consensus favored Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1913-12-06
Young Rector6 5 1
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus from New York City newspapers in favor of Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1913-11-25
119½Artie Edwards1140 2 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1913-10-10
Eddie Campi37 4 3
Stockyards Stadium, Denver, Colorado, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
referee: Abe Pollock
1913-09-12
Earl Denning5 10 5
Colorado A.C., Denver, Colorado, USA
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
1913-08-29
Benny Chavez10 2 0
Stockyards Stadium, Denver, Colorado, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1913-07-25
Al Shubert7 0 5
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1913-06-23
Johnny Coulon48 1 1
Ice Skating Rink Arena, Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Bantamweight World Title
Although a no-decision bout Coulon's title would be at risk if he lost inside schedule (New York Times)
1913-06-09
Jabez White1 1 0
German Hall, Albany, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1913-05-24
Johnny Eggers2 1 1
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1913-05-12
122Banty Lewis1226 3 0
Annex A.C., New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1913-05-06
Jimmy Murray1 1 0
Atlantic Garden A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1913-03-29
Eddie Campi35 4 3
Los Angeles Arena, Vernon, California, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
1913-03-06
116¾Mickey Brown116¾2 2 3
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
This was a promotion of the National S.C. Burns was consensus winner of the New York City newspaper decisions (Jack Kincaid).
1913-02-15
Gene Delmont3 2 1
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala) was "draw."
1913-02-01
117Mike Rosen113½debut
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)
1913-01-18
Billy Fitzsimmons3 1 0
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1913-01-13
Battling Reddy2 0 0
Royal A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-12-21
Young Rector5 4 1
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Burns was the consensus winner (New York City newspapers, Jack Kincaid). Eddie Rector also fought on this program and should not be confused with Young Rector.
1912-12-14
Jim Kenrick91 59 20
Clermont Avenue Rink, Royale A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
1912-12-10
Jimmy McVeighdebut
Newark, New Jersey, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
From New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1912-11-30
Young Rector5 3 1
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
From New York newspapers.
1912-11-27
Young O'Leary4 5 0
Fairmont A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision for Burns from NY Times and NY Sun.
1912-11-23
Jimmy Murray1 1 0
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York City newspaper decisions in favor of Burns. This was a promotion of the National S.C.
1912-11-12
11Tommy Hudson3 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/10
 W  
TKO
3/10
  
From New York City newspapers.
1912-10-07
118½Eddie Morgan120¾7 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
"A slashing exhibition with honors about even" (New York Times)
1912-08-20
Jim Kenrick91 59 20
Atlas A.A., Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
1912-06-18
Banty Lewis1 1 0
Morris Park, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper win for Burns per the Boston Globe--this was not an official decision.
1912-05-29
Johnny Solzberg6 0 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York City newspapers was that it was a draw (Jack Kincaid). This was a promotion of the Royale A.C.
1912-05-14
122Johnny Kilbane122½27 3 5
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Kilbane won the "newspaper decision" (New York Times)
1912-04-10
Chick Hayes3 0 0
Auditorium, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Indianapolis Star
1912-03-25
Willie Gibbs10 7 3
National A.C., Memphis, Tennessee, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1912-03-14
Jim Kenrick91 56 20
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1912-02-18
116Johnny Coulon11145 1 1
West Side A.C., Gretna, Louisiana, USA
LPTS20/20
 L 
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Harry Stout
Bantamweight World Title - Lineal
1912-01-21
117Johnny Daly1127 4 0
West Side A.C., Gretna, Louisiana, USA
W PTS20/20
 W  
PTS
20/20
  
referee: Harry Stout
1911-12-09
Young Wagner12 0 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York newspapers favored Burns. This was a promotion of the Royale A.C.
1911-11-28
Mike Malia3 1 4
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1911-11-16
Young Wagner12 0 0
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus newspaper decision, New York City newspapers, favored Burns. This was a promotion of the National S.C.
1911-11-13
Grover Hayes48 4 10
West Side A.C., Gretna, Louisiana, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1911-10-23
Monte Attell56 15 14
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New Orleans Daily-Picayune (Luckett Davis)
1911-09-01
Charley Harvey6 1 0
Atlantic A.A., Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1911-07-14
Eddie Sherman2 2 0
Atlantic A.A., Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1911-06-09
Johnny Daly7 3 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Charlie White
(New York Times) This was a promotion of the 20th Century A.C.
1911-05-04
Young Wagner12 0 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Sometimes recorded as occurring May 4. Clarification needed. May 4 according to the New York Times. This was a promotion of the Whirlwind A.C.
1911-04-24
Tommy Houck6 1 0
Grand Opera House, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
DNWS15/15
 D 
NWS
15/15
  
Newspaper decision from the Norwalk Hour
1911-03-31
Abe Attell66 5 14
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Burns down in 9th and 10th
Trenton Times called it for Attell, who re-innjured his arm; Burns won according to the New York Times; Lowell Sun called it for Attell, reporting that both weighed 118 at ringside
Syracuse Herald called it for Attell. Consensus of New York City newspapers favored Attell. This was a promotion of the National S.C.
1911-02-21
Alf Lynch6 1 1
Casino, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
DPTS15/15
 D 
PTS
15/15
  
1911-01-27
117Digger Stanley11759 8 7
National Sporting Club, New York, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Patsy Haley
Decision given as a draw in the majority of newspapers. The NY Eveneing Tribune had it for Burns, the NY Tribune had it a draw, and the NY Sun had it for Stanley. This program was promoted by the National S.C. of New York. Bout did not take place on Jan 20 as previously listed per NY Evening World.
1910-12-27
Charley Goldman17 2 2
Armory, Rochester, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Burns won the newspaper decision (New York Times).
1910-11-14
Joe Shea1 0 1
Edgewood A.C., New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1910-11-03
Johnny Daly5 3 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1910-10-31
116Tommy Houck1166 1 0
Olympic A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York newspaper decisions favored Burns.
1910-10-17
Joe Coster4 1 1
Olympic A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York City newspaper decisions favored Burns.
1910-09-06
Young O'Leary2 1 0
Olympic A.C., New York, New York, USA
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
Result from New York City newspapers.
1910-08-19
Young O'Leary2 1 0
New Amsterdam Opera House, New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
The consensus of New York newspapers was that O'Leary deserved the decision. This was a promotion of the National S.C.
1910-06-28
Packy Hommey9 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of newspaper decisions favored Burns. (Jack Kincaid)
1910-06-08
115Johnny Coulon11437 1 0
Manhattan Casino, New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Paperweight World Championship
for Coulon's World title claim now at 115 lbs. (Chicago Tribune 1/1/1911) The consensus of New York newspaper decisions favored Coulon. This program was promoted by the Empire A.C.
1910-04-25
Johnny Coulon37 1 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
referee: Mr. Newber
Burns won the newspaper decision (New York Times and other New York newspapers.) (Jack Kincaid) This was a promotion of the Marathon A.C.
1910-03-28
Johnny Moran1 2 0
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
This program was promoted by the Marathon A.C. Consensus was that Burns won the newspaper decision.
1910-03-14
Young O'Leary2 1 0
Olympic A.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of newspaper decisions was in favor of O'Leary (Jack Kincaid).
1910-02-15
Charley Goldman15 2 2
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(Boston Globe)
1910-02-07
110Young O'Leary1162 1 0
Bedford A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
The consensus of New York City newspapers was in favor of O'Leary (Jack Kincaid).
1909-09-07
Packy Hommey8 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York City newspaers was in favor of Burns.
1909-09-01
Johnny Daly5 2 0
Sharkey A.C., New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision in favor of Burns (New York City newspapers, Jack Kincaid).
1909-08-17
Packy Hommey8 0 0
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
From New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1909-06-29
Young Wagner8 0 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Consensus of New York City newspaper decisions favored Burns.
1909-06-16
Tibby Watson32 55 9
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Consensus newspaper decision favored Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1909-05-18
Young Wagner8 0 0
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Wagner won the "newspaper decision." (New York Times) The consensus of New York City newspaper decisions favored Wagner (Jack Kincaid).
1909-03-20
Young Stoney1 1 0
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
From New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid). Did not occur on June 29, 1909, as shown here previously.
1909-02-16
Young O'Leary2 0 0
Long Acre A.C., New York, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1908-10-06
Young Stoney0 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper consensus was in favor of Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1908-09-29
Young Stoney0 1 0
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
(Daily Kennebec Journal) Also Burns was consensus winner in New York City newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1908-09-26
Eddie Kelly20 7 11
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
1908-06-30
Young O'Learydebut
Brown's Gym A.A., Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Consensus of New York newspapers was in favor of O'Leary (Jack Kincaid).
1908-05-26
Clarence Burnsdebut
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
LNWS4/6
 L 
NWS
4/6
  
Consensus newspaper decision from New York newspapers in favor of Clarence Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1908-04-21
Willie Burnsdebut
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
DNWS6/6
 D 
NWS
6/6
  
(Boston Globe)
1908-03-31
Tode Leonarddebut
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
W NWS4/4
 W  
NWS
4/4
  
Consensus newspaper decision in favor of Burns (Jack Kincaid).
1908-03-10
Clarence Burnsdebut
Brown's Gym, New York, New York, USA
DNWS4/4
 D 
NWS
4/4
  
Newspaper consensus was a draw (Jack Kincaid).
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