Jess Willard

22 5 1
20 KOs 3 KOs

ID #010602

role boxer
bouts 28
rounds 200
KOs 71%

status inactive
alias Pottawatomie Giant
born 1881-12-29
nationality
USA
death date 1968-12-15 / age 86
debut 1911-02-15
division heavyweight
stance orthodox
height 6′ 6½″   /   199cm
reach
83″   /   211cm
residence
Pottawatomie, Kansas, USA
birth place
St. Clere, Kansas, USA

Career

dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1923-07-12 Luis Angel Firpo
21 2 0
21 2 0
Boyle's Thirty Acres, Jersey City
L
KO
8/12
1923-05-12 Floyd Johnson
31 2 8
31 2 8
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
W
TKO
11/15
1919-07-04 Jack Dempsey
51 4 11
51 4 11
Bay View Park Arena, Toledo
L
RTD
3/12
1916-03-25 Frank Moran
30 10 4
30 10 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
NWS
10/10
1915-04-05 Jack Johnson
56 5 12
56 5 12
Oriental Park, Havana
W
KO
26/45
1914-04-28 George Rodel
26 11 3
26 11 3
Orpheum Theater, Atlanta
W
KO
6/10
1914-04-13 Dan Dailey
15 3 2
15 3 2
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
W
KO
9/10
1914-03-27 Tom McMahon
24 21 8
24 21 8
Grand Opera House, Youngstown
L
NWS
12/12
1913-12-29 George Rodel
23 9 3
23 9 3
Casino, New Haven
W
KO
9/20
1913-12-12 George Davis
14 3 3
14 3 3
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
W
KO
2/10
1913-12-03 Carl Morris
23 5 1
23 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
NWS
10/10
1913-11-24 Jack Reed
9 14 0
9 14 0
Princess Rink, Fort Wayne
W
TKO
2/10
1913-11-17 George Rodel
19 9 3
19 9 3
Elite Rink, Milwaukee
L
NWS
10/10
1913-08-22 Bull Young
1 2 0
1 2 0
Pacific A.C., Vernon
W
KO
11/20
1913-07-04 Al Williams
1 8 0
1 8 0
Moana Springs Arena, Reno
W
TKO
8/10
1913-06-27 Charley Miller
19 8 8
19 8 8
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
D
PTS
4/4
1913-05-20 Gunboat Smith
39 9 5
39 9 5
Eighth Street Arena, San Francisco
L
PTS
20/20
1913-03-05 Jack Leon
1 1 0
1 1 0
Princess Rink, Fort Wayne
W
KO
4/10
1913-01-22 Frank Bauer
0 1 0
0 1 0
Princess Rink, Fort Wayne
W
TKO
5/10
1912-12-27 Soldier Kearns
13 4 0
13 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
8/10
1912-12-02 Sailor White
17 15 1
17 15 1
Miller's Hall, Buffalo
W
KO
1/10
1912-08-19 Luther McCarty
12 3 1
12 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
D
NWS
10/10
1912-07-29 Arthur Pelkey
13 3 2
13 3 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
NWS
10/10
1912-07-02 Bull Young
1 1 0
1 1 0
South Chicago
W
KO
5/?
1912-05-29 Frank Bauer
debut
debut
Irwin Hall, Saint Charles
W
TKO
3/6
1912-05-22 Bull Young
1 0 0
1 0 0
Princess Rink, Fort Wayne
W
KO
6/10
1911-10-09 Joe Cox
4 1 0
4 1 0
Landers Theater, Springfield
L
TKO
5/10
1911-08-10 Mike McKimminsky
debut
debut
Hammon
W
PTS
10/10
1911-07-04 Frank Lyons
debut
debut
Elk City
W
PTS
10/10
1911-05-15 William Schiller
0 4 0
0 4 0
Outdoor Arena, near Oklahoma City
W
KO
4/15
1911-04-14 Al Mandino
0 1 0
0 1 0
Benevolent A.A., Oklahoma City
W
KO
4/10
1911-03-24 Lewis Fink
2 1 0
2 1 0
Benevolent A.A., Oklahoma City
W
KO
3/15
1911-03-07 Ed Burke
debut
debut
Jackson's Pavilion, El Reno
W
KO
3/10
1911-02-15 Lewis Fink
1 0 0
1 0 0
Sapulpa
L
DQ
10/15