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Bobby Ruffin
Global ID13874
sexmale
birthdate 1921-01-04
death date 1996-01-17 (75)
divisionfeatherweight
height5′ 7″   /   170cm
country USA
residenceAstoria, Queens, New York, USA
birth placeBridgeport, Connecticut, USA
won 74 (KO 26) + lost 30 (KO 3) + drawn 13 = 118
rounds boxed 955
Newspaper Decisions won 8 : lost 2 : drawn 1
rounds boxed 58
Total Bouts 129 KO% 20.16
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1949-06-20Dick Walsh1-1-0
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USAWKO38
1949-04-25Johnny Parker24-27-5
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USAWKO28
1949-01-24Billy Mims26-18-2
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence, Rhode Island, USALKO58
1948-01-10Al Pennino37-19-7
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USALPTS1010
1947-12-15Ruby Kessler36-10-1
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USADPTS88
1947-12-01Willie Beltram46-8-2
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USAWUD1010
Attendance 4,000
Main event of the inaugural boxing show held at Eastern Parkway Arena (Rink).

1947-11-04Willie Beltram45-8-2
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USALSD1010
1947-10-22Freddie Addeo38-22-3
Jamaica Arena, Jamaica, Queens, New York, USAWTKO58
time: 3:00 | referee: Harry Gleicher
Addeo was badly cut and bleeding when the referee halted the fight.
1947-10-11Aldo Minelli44-22-15
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS1010
1947-09-30Lefty LaChance110-46-9
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USAWTKO410
time: 2:25 | referee: Jack Appell | judge: Harold Barnes | judge: Marty Monroe
1947-09-08Frankie Palermo20-5-0
Croke Park, Bronx, New York, USALSD88
1947-08-25Aldo Minelli43-21-14
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USAWMD1010
referee: Ray Miller 4-3 | judge: Fred Brunelli 6-6 | judge: Jack O'Sullivan 5-4
1947-07-15Ruby Kessler31-9-0
MacArthur Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USALMD88
referee: Ray Miller 3-3 | judge: Tony Rossi 3-5 | judge: Jack O'Sullivan 3-4
1947-06-02Gus Mell34-8-4
Forum, Montreal, Quebec, CanadaLPTS1010
1947-03-31Juste Fontaine42-13-0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USALTKO710
1947-03-24Charley Noel8-35-3
Valley Arena, Holyoke, Massachusetts, USAWUD1010
1947-03-19Pat Demers46-21-3
Jamaica Arena, Jamaica, Queens, New York, USAWTKO38
time: 1:58
1947-02-25Rocco Rossano32-8-3
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USALMD88
referee: Harry Gleicher 3-5 | judge: Frankie Conifrey 3-5 | judge: Dave Stewart 4-4
1947-01-09Vic Pignataro25-20-3
Forum Arena, Bronx, New York, USAWKO58
1946-06-12Ike Williams74-9-3
Ebbet's Field, Brooklyn, New York, USALTKO510
1946-04-03Hubert Samuels14-14-4
Jamaica Arena, Jamaica, Queens, New York, USAWUD88
referee: Harry Ebbets 8-0 | judge: Sam Cohen 8-0 | judge: Charley Shortell 8-0
1946-03-28Henry Jordan32-40-6
Fayette Street Garden, Baltimore, Maryland, USALSD1010
1946-01-05Jackie Leamus17-19-2
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWKO78
1945-12-03Santa Bucca30-5-1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWKO810
1945-11-20Willie Calhoun18-20-10
Auditorium, Hartford, Connecticut, USANCNC510
Declared No Contest when referee Jimmy Peters disqualified both fighters for "not trying." (Associated Press)
1945-10-05Chalky Wright157-37-18
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USALUD1010
From Detroit newspapers (Jack Kincaid).
1945-07-13Willie Joyce60-13-7
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALSD1212
referee: Eddie Joseph 7-5 | judge: George LeCron 5-7 | judge: Tom Guilfoyle 5-6
1945-06-27Freddie Archer67-8-2
Twin City Bowl, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USALPTS1010
1945-06-21Tommy Mills26-20-3
Mooers Field, Richmond, Virginia, USAWTKO510
1945-06-12Sammy Mammone18-26-1
MacArthur Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USAWRTD410
1945-04-05Al Guido37-18-14
U.S.O. Auditorium, Norfolk, Virginia, USAWPTS1010
1945-02-02Johnny Greco39-4-3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWUD1010
referee: Johnny Burns 6-3 | judge: John Potter 6-4 | judge: George LeCron 6-3
1944-12-15Johnny Greco39-4-2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USADPTS1010
referee: Billy Cavanaugh 6-4 | judge: Marty Monroe 5-5 | judge: Frank Forbes 4-4
1944-11-17Johnny Greco38-4-2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALUD1010
referee: Frank Fullam 4-6 | judge: Bill Healy 4-6 | judge: Sam Cohen 3-6
1944-10-19Vince Dell'Orto58-47-9
Mechanics Building, Boston, Massachusetts, USAWKO710
time: 2:10
1944-10-07Lew Maxwell11-27-10
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS88
1944-10-02Leo Francis1-9-4
Arena, New Haven, Connecticut, USAWKO1010
1944-01-14Tippy Larkin100-9-0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USADPTS1010
referee: Young Otto 5-5 | judge: Bill Healy 4-6 | judge: Joe Agnello 6-4
1943-12-17Sammy Angott72-18-5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALSD1010
referee: Frank Fullam 3-5 | judge: Bill Healy 3-6 | judge: Bob Cunningham 5-4
1943-11-15Joey Bagnato32-14-1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USAWKO210
1943-10-04Beau Jack55-7-2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWUD1010
referee: Frank Fullam 7-3 | judge: Sam Robinson 7-3 | judge: Jimmy Gearns 8-2
1943-09-27Al Guido28-9-13
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USAWPTS1010
1943-09-15Al Guido28-8-13
Twin City Bowl, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USAWPTS1010
1943-08-20Cleo Shans43-27-17
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWPTS1010
Shans substituted for Sal Bartolo. (Associated Press)
1943-08-03Al Guido27-7-13
MacArthur Stadium, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS88
1943-06-04Terry Young49-14-4
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USADPTS88
1943-04-26Johnny Hutchinson65-20-7
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USALUD1010
referee: Irving Kutcher 3-6 | judge: Lou Tress 2-8 | judge: Eddie Loughran 3-7
1943-03-17Bobby McIntire49-28-5
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USAWTKO1720
referee: Red Dolan
1943-02-15Ellis Phillips22-7-1
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAWPTS1010
1943-02-08Richie Lemos53-21-3
Victory Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, USAWTKO915
From the New Orleans Times-Picayune (Jack Kincaid). Lemos was mostly on the receiving end, and had to give up in the 9th round because of a broken bone in one of his hands.
1943-01-26Harold Green25-4-1
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS88
1943-01-18Eddie Dowl10-7-0
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USAWKO810
1942-11-23Roman Alvarez28-3-2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USALPTS88
1942-09-28Richie Lemos48-18-2
City Park Stadium, New Orleans, Louisiana, USADPTS1010
referee: Tuck Fraley
1942-09-22Carmine Fatta47-10-3
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USADPTS1010
Main event of the final card ever held at this venue. The Army took over this arena for the duration of the war. Boxing was not resumed at the New York Coliseum after the war.
1942-08-13Bob Montgomery43-5-3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALUD1010
Ruffin was down for an eight count in the 8th round.
1942-07-20Bill Speary26-11-1
Dexter Park Arena, Woodhaven, Queens, New York, USAWPTS1010
Speary was knocked down for a nine count in the 10th.
1942-06-23Terry Young41-9-4
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USAWPTS1010
1942-06-18Morris Parker12-10-5
Twin City Bowl, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USAWKO78
1942-06-09Joey Peralta17-14-10
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USADPTS1010
1942-05-19Joey Peralta17-14-9
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USADPTS1010
1942-05-11Billy Banks26-9-3
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USAWPTS1010
1942-04-28Nick Castiglione20-15-4
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USAWTKO610
1942-04-18Carmelo Fenoy46-16-4
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS88
1942-03-21Morris Parker12-9-5
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWPTS88
Parker was knocked down in the 2nd, for no count.
1942-02-27Allie Stolz44-4-2
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALUD1212
referee: George Walsh | judge: Joe Agnello | judge: Bill Healy
1942-02-10Charley Varre28-15-7
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USAWTKO610
A bad cut over Varre's left eye forced the stoppage.
1942-01-13Chalky Wright123-29-17
New York Coliseum, Bronx, New York, USAWUD1010
1942-01-03Harold 'Snooks' Lacey62-18-12
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWTKO810
1941-12-12Billy Davis24-9-4
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USAWPTS88
1941-11-24Richie Fontaine36-24-11
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, USAWPTS1010
1941-11-10Mike Delia13-1-0
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, USAWUD1010
referee: Red Dolan 8-1 | judge: Tuck Fraley 9-0
1941-10-20Frankie Conn39-7-4
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWTKO38
Conn was a substitute for Chief Crazy Horse, who had an infected ear.
1941-09-27Oliver White36-15-8
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn, New York, USAWKO810
1941-09-15Pete Galiano32-68-12
Meadowbrook Bowl, Newark, New Jersey, USAWTKO310
time: 2:43 | referee: Whitey Healy
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