Harry Wills

70 9 3
56 KOs 5 KOs

ID #017615

role boxer
bouts 87
rounds 522
KOs 64%

status inactive
alias Black Panther
born 1892-05-15
nationality
USA
death date 1958-12-21 / age 66
debut 1911-01-02
division heavyweight
stance orthodox
height 6′ 2″   /   188cm
reach
76″   /   193cm
residence
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
birth place
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Career

dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1932-10-19 Big John Glover
debut
debut
Municipal Auditorium, Atlanta
W
KO
1/10
1932-08-04 Vinko Jakasa
5 8 1
5 8 1
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn
W
KO
1/?
1931-02-11 Jack Rose
6 9 2
6 9 2
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
KO
6/10
1929-12-11 Andres Castano
16 8 0
16 8 0
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
KO
3/10
1929-09-14 Andres Castano
14 8 0
14 8 0
El Toreo de Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City
L
DQ
1/12

1927-07-13 Paulino Uzcudun
28 2 1
28 2 1
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
L
KO
4/15
1926-10-12 Jack Sharkey
23 6 0
23 6 0
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
L
DQ
13/15
1925-10-26 Floyd Johnson
39 11 11
39 11 11
1st Regiment Armory, Newark
W
TKO
1/12
1925-07-02 Charley Weinert
66 18 4
66 18 4
Polo Grounds, New York
W
KO
2/10
1924-09-11 Luis Angel Firpo
28 3 0
28 3 0
Boyle's Thirty Acres, Jersey City
W
NWS
12/12
1924-06-09 Bartley Madden
34 20 7
34 20 7
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
15/15
1923-11-05 Jack Thompson
21 21 6
21 21 6
1st Regiment Armory, Newark
W
TKO
4/12
1923-10-11 Homer Smith
46 24 5
46 24 5
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
2/10
1922-09-29 Clem Johnson
10 13 2
10 13 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
12/?
1922-08-29 Tut Jackson
35 1 3
35 1 3
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
W
KO
3/15
1922-08-21 Buddy Jackson
1 2 0
1 2 0
Broad A.C., Newark
W
KO
2/12
1922-07-17 Jeff Clark
128 39 21
128 39 21
Amphitheatre Rink, Winnipeg
W
KO
3/10
1922-06-29 Jeff Clark
128 38 21
128 38 21
Trenton
W
TKO
2/12
1922-03-02 Kid Norfolk
90 20 5
90 20 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
2/15
1922-01-17 Sam Langford
173 34 44
173 34 44
Arena, Milwaukie
W
PTS
10/10
1922-01-06 Bill Tate
21 24 2
21 24 2
Arena, Milwaukie
D
PTS
10/10
1922-01-02 Bill Tate
20 24 2
20 24 2
Arena, Milwaukie
L
DQ
1/10
1921-12-08 Bill Tate
20 23 2
20 23 2
Stockyards Stadium, Denver
W
PTS
12/12
1921-11-30 Jack Thompson
19 17 6
19 17 6
Stockyards Stadium, Denver
N
NC
5/12
1921-11-18 Denver Ed Martin
25 8 4
25 8 4
Arena, Milwaukie
W
KO
1/10
1921-11-10 Clem Johnson
8 11 2
8 11 2
Riverside Arena, Covington
W
TKO
6/12
1921-10-10 Gunboat Smith
83 44 12
83 44 12
Stadium, Havana
W
KO
1/20
1921-07-02 Bill Tate
19 22 2
19 22 2
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
6/15
1921-06-04 Ray Bennett
4 2 0
4 2 0
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1/15
1921-06-03 Battling Jim McCreary
9 7 3
9 7 3
Arena, Syracuse
W
KO
7/10
1921-05-27 Andy Johnson
2 5 0
2 5 0
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
KO
1/?
1921-04-08 Jack Thompson
19 15 6
19 15 6
Odeon Theater, Saint Louis
W
NWS
8/8
1921-02-11 Jeff Clark
126 34 20
126 34 20
Bob Wright's Coliseum, Highlandtown
W
TKO
2/12
1921-01-17 Bill Tate
19 21 2
19 21 2
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
W
KO
2/15
1920-09-15 Jeff Clark
126 31 20
126 31 20
Municipal Auditorium, Atlanta
W
TKO
4/10
1920-09-08 Sam McVea
77 18 12
77 18 12
Ice Palace, Philadelphia
N
NC
6/8
1920-07-26 Fred Fulton
60 7 1
60 7 1
1st Regiment Armory, Newark
W
KO
3/12
1920-06-01 Ray Bennett
4 1 0
4 1 0
Armory A.A. Hall, Bridgeport
W
TKO
1/4
1920-04-23 Sam Langford
149 28 40
149 28 40
Stockyards Stadium, Denver
W
PTS
15/15
1920-03-17 Andy Johnson
2 4 0
2 4 0
Auditorium, Saint Paul
W
KO
1/10
1920-01-12 Jack Thompson
18 11 4
18 11 4
Convention Hall, Tulsa
W
PTS
15/15
1920-01-01 Jack Thompson
18 11 4
18 11 4
Coliseum, San Francisco
N
NC
3/4
1919-12-04 Ole Anderson
7 2 4
7 2 4
Coliseum, San Francisco
W
TKO
3/4
1919-11-20 K O Kruvosky
32 13 16
32 13 16
Coliseum, San Francisco
W
TKO
1/4
1919-11-05 Sam Langford
142 27 39
142 27 39
Convention Hall, Tulsa
W
PTS
15/15
1919-10-20 Joe Jeannette
118 24 19
118 24 19
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
NWS
8/8
1919-09-30 Sam Langford
142 26 38
142 26 38
Arena, Syracuse
W
NWS
10/10
1919-08-18 Jeff Clark
124 26 19
124 26 19
Arena, Syracuse
W
TKO
4/10
1919-07-04 Sam Langford
140 25 37
140 25 37
Sportsman's Park, Saint Louis
W
NWS
8/8
1919-06-10 John Lester Johnson
20 13 5
20 13 5
Jersey City
W
NWS
8/8
1918-11-15 Jack Thompson
12 10 1
12 10 1
Atlantic City S.C., Atlantic City
D
NWS
8/8
1918-09-14 Jack Thompson
12 9 1
12 9 1
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
6/6
1918-08-19 Jeff Clark
118 16 15
118 16 15
Atlantic City S.C., Atlantic City
W
TKO
5/8
1918-06-16 Sam McVea
75 15 11
75 15 11
Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre, Panama City
W
PTS
20/20

1918-05-19 Sam Langford
131 21 35
131 21 35
Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre, Panama City
W
TKO
8/20
1918-04-14 Sam Langford
131 20 35
131 20 35
Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre, Panama City
W
KO
6/20
1918-02-17 Sam McVea
75 14 11
75 14 11
Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre, Panama City
W
KO
6/20
1917-12-16 Jeff Clark
118 15 15
118 15 15
Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre, Panama City
W
TKO
5/15
1917-11-12 Sam Langford
130 20 34
130 20 34
Coliseum, Toledo
D
NWS
12/12
1917-09-20 Sam Langford
130 19 34
130 19 34
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
NWS
10/10
1917-06-01 Battling Jim Johnson
31 29 11
31 29 11
Harlem S.C., New York
W
NWS
10/10
1917-05-11 Sam Langford
127 17 34
127 17 34
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
6/6
1917-04-30 Jack Thompson
5 5 1
5 5 1
Vanderbilt A.C., Brooklyn
W
NWS
10/10
1917-02-07 Battling Jim Johnson
30 29 11
30 29 11
Future City A.C., Saint Louis
L
TKO
2/12
1916-12-28 Jack Thompson
4 3 1
4 3 1
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
NWS
10/10
1916-11-18 Jack Thompson
4 2 1
4 2 1
Fairmont A.C., Bronx
W
KO
9/10
1916-11-11 Bill Tate
12 12 1
12 12 1
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
NWS
10/10
1916-10-13 George Kid Cotton
12 18 2
12 18 2
Harlem S.C., New York
W
TKO
4/10
1916-06-03 George Kid Cotton
12 17 2
12 17 2
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
TKO
4/10
1916-05-19 Jeff Clark
114 10 15
114 10 15
Louisiana Auditorium, New Orleans
W
PTS
20/20
1916-04-25 Sam Langford
120 15 31
120 15 31
Coliseum, Saint Louis
W
NWS
8/8
1916-04-07 John Lester Johnson
16 9 3
16 9 3
Harlem S.C., New York
W
NWS
10/10
1916-03-07 Sam Langford
117 14 31
117 14 31
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
NWS
10/10
1916-02-11 Sam Langford
114 14 31
114 14 31
Tommy Burns Arena, New Orleans
L
KO
19/20
1916-01-03 Sam Langford
114 13 31
114 13 31
Tulane A.C., New Orleans
W
PTS
20/20
1915-12-03 Sam Langford
114 12 31
114 12 31
Harlem S.C., New York
W
NWS
10/10
1915-09-07 Sam McVea
65 10 6
65 10 6
Atlas A.A., Boston
W
PTS
12/12
1915-07-05 Battling Jim Johnson
29 23 9
29 23 9
Sacandaga Park, Gloversville
W
NWS
10/10
1915-05-19 Sam McVea
61 10 6
61 10 6
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L
NWS
10/10
1915-03-12 John Lester Johnson
8 7 3
8 7 3
Tommy Burns Arena, New Orleans
W
PTS
20/20
1914-12-20 Sam McVea
59 10 5
59 10 5
McDonoghville Park, New Orleans
L
PTS
20/20
1914-11-26 Sam Langford
109 10 29
109 10 29
Arena, Vernon
L
KO
14/20
1914-10-30 Jim Cameron
13 11 2
13 11 2
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
PTS
4/4
1914-10-16 Charlie Horn
17 6 3
17 6 3
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
KO
1/4
1914-10-09 Sailor Grande
16 6 7
16 6 7
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
PTS
4/4
1914-09-18 Charley Miller
21 10 11
21 10 11
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
KO
1/4
1914-09-04 Willie Meehan
44 9 30
44 9 30
Dreamland Rink, San Francisco
W
PTS
4/4
1914-08-21 Battling Brandt
0 3 0
0 3 0
Pavilion Rink, San Francisco
W
TKO
4/4
1914-08-02 Mexican Pete Everett
29 18 1
29 18 1
Sonora
W
KO
2/?
1914-07-04 Soldier Elder
10 3 4
10 3 4
El Paso
W
KO
1/?
1914-06-09 Joe Jeannette
83 20 14
83 20 14
National Baseball Park, New Orleans
D
NWS
10/10
1914-05-01 Sam Langford
102 9 26
102 9 26
National Baseball Park, New Orleans
D
NWS
10/10
1914-02-07 Rough House Ware
1 2 3
1 2 3
New Orleans
W
KO
10/20
1914-01-08 George Kid Cotton
10 11 2
10 11 2
Northside A.C., New Orleans
W
KO
4/10
1913-12-09 Jimmy Sullivan
debut
debut
Northside A.C., New Orleans
W
KO
1/10
1913-10-03 George Kid Cotton
9 10 1
9 10 1
Pelican Stadium, New Orleans
W
KO
3/10
1913-07-01 Joe Jeannette
76 19 12
76 19 12
Northside A.C., New Orleans
D
PTS
10/10
1913-06-18 Jeff Clark
88 7 10
88 7 10
New Orleans
D
PTS
10/10
1913-02-02 Kid Brown
0 2 0
0 2 0
New Orleans
W
KO
2/?
1913-01-01 Jack Graves
debut
debut
N
ND
10/10
1912-11-20 Jack Tholmer
8 2 1
8 2 1
Northside A.C., New Orleans
W
KO
5/10
1912-08-13 Dave Mills
4 3 3
4 3 3
Elks Club, El Paso
N
ND
10/10
1912-05-05 Kid Brown
0 1 0
0 1 0
New Orleans
W
KO
6/?
1912-04-04 Ben Peden
debut
debut
New Orleans
W
KO
3/?
1912-02-14 George Kid Cotton
8 8 1
8 8 1
Louisiana A.C., New Orleans
L
KO
2/10
1912-02-02 Sam Collier
0 0 1
0 0 1
New Orleans
W
KO
7/?
1912-01-01 Harry Brown
debut
debut
New Orleans
W
KO
2/?
1911-10-25 Nat Dewey
17 6 10
17 6 10
Louisiana A.C., New Orleans
W
NWS
10/10
1911-03-01 Kid Navarro
debut
debut
New Orleans
W
KO
1/?
1911-02-02 Battling Taylor
debut
debut
Rock Island
W
KO
4/?
1911-01-02 Casey White
debut
debut
Chicago
W
KO
4/?