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Battling Lahn

W L D
21 14 5
15 KOs 9 KOs
last 6


bouts 43
rounds 330
KOs 18%
 
global ID 55062
aliasCharles Lahn
born 1894-09-00
death date1953-01-10 / age 58
debut1913-10-08 / age 19
divisionbantamweight
residence
New York, New York, USA

newspaper decisions
bouts rounds won lost drawn
82 361 13 20 6

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1921-08-19
Jimmy Mars1 2 0
Steeplechase A.A., Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1921-07-23
Jimmy Mars1 1 0
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1921-06-13
Harry Nelson3 6 2
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1921-05-21
Harry Nelson3 5 2
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1921-04-25
Danny Powers4 1 1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
1921-04-11
127Harry Johnson124½2 0 1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
1920-12-10
Johnny Reisler3 1 1
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LKO4/10
 L 
KO
4/10
  
1920-11-05
Tommy Tobin0 1 0
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS15/15
 W  
PTS
15/15
  
1920-01-22
Sammy Waltz26 7 3
Bandeck's Hall, New Britain, Connecticut, USA
LKO2/12
 L 
KO
2/12
  
Lahn accused of throwing fight--Waltz absolved of any wrong doing--Hartford Courant.
1919-12-02
Bobby Josephs12 1 2
Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
LKO3/0
 L 
KO
3/0
  
1919-11-20
Sammy Waltz25 7 2
New Britain, Connecticut, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1919-11-06
Benny McCoy9 10 6
Crescent Rink, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1919-10-31
Jim Glackindebut
Eagles Hall, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W KO2/12
 W  
KO
2/12
  
1919-05-15
Andy Chaney15 10 6
Albaugh Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LTKO3/12
 L 
TKO
3/12
  
From the Baltimore newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1919-03-31
Henry Koster14 8 4
Orleans A.C., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
LKO3/15
 L 
KO
3/15
  
Reported in the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
1919-03-24
Harry 'Kid' Brown2 1 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision for Brown (Philadelphia Public Ledger, Philadelphia Inquirer.
1919-02-22
Joe Burns6 5 0
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
1919-01-31
Joe Shearsdebut
Theatre francais, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
W TKO5/10
 W  
TKO
5/10
  
referee: ? Moorehouse
This was Shear\'s first bout since been demobbed from the army.
1919-01-27
Elmer Doane16 1 2
Grand Opera, Syracuse, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(Syracuse Herald)
1919-01-10
Frankie Clarke5 6 0
Cleveland A.C., Cleveland, Ohio, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Wilkes-Barre Times
1918-12-24
Charlie Parker11 1 1
Grand Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO5/0
 L 
TKO
5/0
  
1918-09-21
Wally Nelson3 1 0
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W NWS6/6
 W  
NWS
6/6
  
Newspaper decision for Lahn from the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1918-02-11
Elmer Doane11 1 2
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Buffalo Courier
1918-01-14
Tommy Shea12 5 6
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
LPTS12/12
 L 
PTS
12/12
  
1917-12-17
Billy Fitzsimmons3 9 2
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1917-11-06
Leo Crevier10 12 14
Rhode Island A.C., Thornton, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Jack Fennell
Pawtucket Times. Only the main event was a no-decision affair.
1917-10-01
Hugh Breslin4 1 0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Brooklyn newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1917-07-09
Joe Garrydebut
Military A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO8/0
 W  
TKO
8/0
  
1917-07-04
Charley Treyball1 1 2
Lawrence Hall, New London, Connecticut, USA
DNWS12/12
 D 
NWS
12/12
  
Newspaper decision from New London's The Day
1917-05-29
122Benny Kaufman12022 10 5
Carsonia Park Casino, Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Reading Eagle
1917-05-11
Steve Kid Sullivan10 4 1
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Brooklyn newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1917-03-09
Frankie Burns31 2 5
Casino Hall, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
LKO8/12
 L 
KO
8/12
  
1916-12-22
120¼Dutch Brandt120¼4 2 0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
Newspaper draw (No source)
1916-12-04
Billy Bevan9 1 0
Flower City A.C., Rochester, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Buffalo Courier
1916-11-24
Allie Nack3 1 0
Hunts Point A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Record.
1916-11-17
Jimmy Pappas4 8 3
Marotta A.C., Cleveland, Ohio, USA
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1916-11-07
120¾Memphis Pal Moore11736 5 13
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle
1916-10-09
Dick Loadman7 3 0
Flower City A.C., Rochester, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Rochester Herald (Paul Zabala).
1916-10-07
Jack 'Kid' Wolfe15 4 5
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
1916-06-29
Sammy Waltz15 6 1
Hanover Park, Meriden, Connecticut, USA
W KO11/15
 W  
KO
11/15
  
1916-06-19
Jabez White1 1 0
Rochester, New York, USA
W NWS0/0
 W  
NWS
0/0
  
(Syracuse Herald)
1916-05-03
Terry Martin1 0 0
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
LKO7/12
 L 
KO
7/12
  
1916-04-11
Kid Williams46 4 3
Monumental Theater, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(Chicago Tribune)(Baltimore Sun)
1916-03-31
121¾Walter Nelson1251 1 0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Lahn won the newspaper decision. (New York Times)
1916-03-13
Jimmy Murray1 1 0
Coliseum, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1916-02-16
Tony Marinodebut
Rhode Island A.C., Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS12/12
 W  
PTS
12/12
  
1916-02-10
Jimmy Taylor0 6 0
Manchester, Connecticut, USA
W KO9/12
 W  
KO
9/12
  
1916-01-27
122Kid Devine126debut
Manchester, Connecticut, USA
W KO4/0
 W  
KO
4/0
  
1916-01-05
Sammy Waltz13 4 1
Comstock Hall, East Hartford, Connecticut, USA
W KO9/12
 W  
KO
9/12
  
1915-12-04
Johnny Red Kilbridedebut
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
1915-11-26
Jimmy Murray1 1 0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1915-11-09
Dutch Brandt4 2 0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1915-11-01
Jabez White1 1 0
Knickerbocker A.C., Albany, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1915-10-12
Jack 'Kid' Wolfe13 3 3
Unity Cycle Club, Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA
DPTS12/12
 D 
PTS
12/12
  
1915-10-08
Young Limbo0 2 0
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1915-09-27
Jack Stanleydebut
Sunset A.C., Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W TKO2/10
 W  
TKO
2/10
  
Results from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle.
1915-09-24
Young Freddie Diggins10 5 1
National A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Diggins won the newspaper decision according to the Philadelphia Public Ledger.
1915-07-21
Young Cooperdebut
Lawrence Hall, New London, Connecticut, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from New London's The Day
1915-07-10
Joe Daleydebut
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
Lahn won the "newspaper decision." (New York Times)
1915-05-31
Dutch Brandt4 1 0
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Brandt won the newspaper decision. (New York Times)
1915-05-18
Dutch Brandt4 1 0
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Brandt was slightly better (New York Times).
1915-05-10
Buddy Faulkes4 1 0
Liberty A.C., East Hartford, Connecticut, USA
DNWS12/12
 D 
NWS
12/12
  
This appears to have been a newspaper draw--Hartford Courant.
1915-04-27
Jimmy Taylor0 4 0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1915-03-31
Eddie Coulon16 6 8
Havana, Cuba
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1915-03-13
Eddie Campi39 6 4
Fairmont A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Philadelphia Record.
1914-11-26
Al Shubert20 0 8
Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA
LTKO8/12
 L 
TKO
8/12
  
1914-11-16
Young Freddie Diggins10 2 1
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
LNWS6/6
 L 
NWS
6/6
  
Diggins won the "newspaper decision."
1914-11-05
Buddy Faulkes4 0 0
Lenox Hall, Meriden, Connecticut, USA
DNWS10/10
 D 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Meriden Morning Record
1914-11-02
Neil McCue0 2 0
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
From the Philadelphia Public Ledger (Paul Zabala).
1914-09-12
Young Marino1 0 1
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-07-24
Mike Rosendebut
Brooklyn, New York, USA
NND10/10
 N 
ND
10/10
  
(New York Times-July 20th, 1914)
1914-07-14
Frankie Burns17 2 4
Broadway S.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-07-04
Jimmy Taylor0 3 0
Fairmont A.C., Bronx, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
New York Times
1914-04-11
Walter Nelson0 1 0
Irving A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times)
1914-04-07
Eddie Coulon10 4 6
Havana, Cuba
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
The exact date of this first bout between these fighters unknown
1914-02-20
Dutch Brandt1 0 0
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
(The Daily Standard Union: Brooklyn)
1914-02-07
Steve Kid Sullivan3 0 0
Dexter Park Arena, Woodhaven, Queens, New York, USA
W NWS10/10
 W  
NWS
10/10
  
(New York Times) Also, Brooklyn newspapers (Jack Kincaid) favored Lahn for the newspaper decision.
1913-12-12
Charley Goldman27 4 2
Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from the Brooklyn Eagle. This is the correct date. Card held at the East New York A.C. in Brooklyn.
1913-10-08
116½Steve Kid Sullivan116½3 0 0
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
LNWS10/10
 L 
NWS
10/10
  
Newspaper decision from Brooklyn newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1913-09-05
Young Mundydebut
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO10/10
 W  
KO
10/10
  
1912-11-30
Young Marino2 0 0
National A.C., New York, New York, USA
W TKO3/4
 W  
TKO
3/4
  
(The Daily Standard Union: Brooklyn)
1912-11-01
Billy McCoydebut
East New York A.C., Brooklyn, New York, USA
W NWS3/3
 W  
NWS
3/3
  
(The Daily Standard Union: Brooklyn)
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