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Paul Dazzo

W L D
25 13 7
6 KOs 3 KOs
last 6


bouts 46
rounds 288
KOs 13%
 
global ID 54335
birth namePaul Liberto
born 1912-08-08
death date1992-06-07 / age 79
debut1930-04-09 / age 17
divisionfeatherweight
residence
Chicago, Illinois, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
47 6 1 0 0

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1935-06-10
130Patsy Severo13331 13 2
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1935-06-05
Al Hamilton12918 8 4
Parkway Outdoor Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
From the Cincinnati Enquirer (Laurence Fielding).
1935-05-13
Moon Mullins13 3 4
Vincennes, Indiana, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Dazzo was returning to the ring after a temporary retirement caused by brittle hands.
1934-11-16
131Mike Primich13111 3 0
Cicero Stadium, Cicero, Illinois, USA
LTKO8/8
 L 
TKO
8/8
  
1934-08-20
133Bus Breese134½22 3 1
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1934-05-04
124¾Freddie Miller124¼117 11 5
Jefferson County Armory, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
LKO6/15
 L 
KO
6/15
  
National Boxing Association World featherweight title
This is the first legal title contest held in Kentucky, since the 1934 General Assembly legalized championship bouts.
1934-03-12
131Leo Rodak129½13 0 0
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1934-01-29
131¼Young Geno13115 11 2
Midway Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS8/8
 D 
PTS
8/8
  
1934-01-01
127Varias Milling13032 23 16
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1933-12-06
131Freddie Miller126½108 11 5
Arcadia Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1933-11-17
130½Davey Day132½20 1 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1933-10-10
131Wayne Short125½13 5 1
Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Minneapolis Tribune
1933-09-25
130Sammy Levine12618 8 6
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO5/6
 W  
TKO
5/6
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman). Levine suffered cuts which caused the fight to be stopped.
1933-09-06
Tony Muscarello6 2 0
Northwest Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1933-07-26
Art Donovan3 7 4
Mills Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-06-30
Bert Viscioni2 2 2
Sparta Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1933-04-04
Jimmy Vaughn24 8 2
Coliseum, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1933-02-22
Roosevelt Haines1 1 0
Washington Blvd. Auditorium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/6
 W  
KO
2/6
  
This fight was a preliminary bout to the Barney Ross-Tommy Grogan main event.
1933-02-06
Varias Milling24 16 15
Washington Blvd. Auditorium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LTKO1/10
 L 
TKO
1/10
  
time: 2:57   referee: Phil Collins
Dazzo was down twice, and was reeeling and groggy when Referee Collins stopped the bout. (Debut of Frankie Harmon, son of the then-late Paddy Harmon, who was responsible for building the Chicago Stadium, as a boxing promoter.)
1933-01-30
127Ross Fields12441 5 2
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1933-01-13
128½Johnny Mitchell12612 11 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-12-16
Young Geno10 5 2
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1932-12-09
128½Sid Lampe12945 14 5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
DPTS5/5
 D 
PTS
5/5
  
1932-10-21
Jackie Sharkey12 1 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-09-26
Joe Palazzola9 5 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-09-15
Frankie Wallace15 3 1
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
1932-08-17
Lou Vine10 4 0
Mills Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-07-12
Johnny Mitchell9 7 0
Sparta Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1932-06-16
Mickey Cohen7 7 1
Sparta Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-05-20
Sammy Levine11 3 5
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1932-04-04
Young Geno8 3 1
La Salle, Illinois, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1932-02-29
Young Geno8 3 0
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1931-11-16
Vince Trescott6 10 2
Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1931-10-16
Kid Irish5 2 4
Eagles Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W DQ5/6
 W  
DQ
5/6
  
Round in which disqualification occurred is uncertain. From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1931-09-30
Paul Dempsey3 5 1
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1931-04-27
Frank Lamping1 5 1
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1931-03-27
125Hymie Wiseman126½18 0 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
Dazzo floored three times in the fight--once in the first round, and twice in the second round. Wiseman won five of the six rounds. (Des Moines Register)
1931-03-06
Ernie Dugan2 2 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO3/6
 W  
KO
3/6
  
1931-01-16
Babe Kellar14 9 2
Chicago, Illinois, USA
NND5/5
 N 
ND
5/5
  
No result to date. The venue was probably Cicero Stadium, but this needs to be checked.
1931-01-02
126Willie Pellegrini12614 8 6
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS5/5
 D 
PTS
5/5
  
From the Chicago Tribune (Bob Soderman).
1930-12-30
Willie Pellegrini14 8 5
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS5/5
 D 
PTS
5/5
  
1930-11-28
Al Anzalone1 1 0
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/5
 W  
KO
2/5
  
1930-11-17
Bobby Allen5 13 3
Englewood Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1930-09-26
118¾Sammy Levine117¾3 0 0
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
As Paul Leberto in the Chicago Tribune. Both fighters were Golden Glove champions and both had won their first five fights going into this bout. (Chicago Tribune) This bout belongs to Paul Dazzo who began his career fighting as Paul Leberto.
1930-04-29
Smiling Springer6 13 7
Congress Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
From the Chicago Herald-Examiner (Bob Soderman). Dazzo was billed as "Paul Leberto."
1930-04-21
Joey Bozak2 0 0
Coliseum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
Dazzo was billed as Paul Leberto.
1930-04-09
Sorio Madamba1 2 1
Rainbo Fronton, Chicago, Illinois, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
As Paul Leberto--which is the name Dazzo fought under early in his career. This appears to be Dazzo's pro debut. (Chicago Tribune)
W
Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
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