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Eddie Simms
Global ID12092
sexmale
birthdate 1910-09-12
death date 1995-10-00 (85)
divisionheavyweight
height6′ 1″   /   185cm
country USA
residenceCleveland, Ohio, USA
birth placeCleveland, Ohio, USA
won 46 (KO 26) + lost 47 (KO 6) + drawn 6 = 100
rounds boxed 727
Newspaper Decisions won 2 : lost 1 : drawn
rounds boxed 30
Total Bouts 103 KO% 25.24
 
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dateopponentW-L-Dlast 6location
1949-04-01Andy Walker3-5-3
National Hall, San Francisco, California, USALTKO44
1949-02-09Bob Dunlap11-1-0
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USALTKO310
Simms who was down twice in the 2nd round, did not come out for the 3rd round, due to broken right hand.
1946-11-18Dee Edwards10-1-0
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USALPTS66
1946-03-20Leo Green7-17-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USAWTKO44
1941-08-11Lem Franklin23-5-1
Omaha, Nebraska, USALKO710
time: 2:12
Simms, who became Franklins's 15th kayo victim in his past 16 starts, said afterwards that he had been knocked out by a body blow.
1941-03-21Sonny Boy Walker26-9-5
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USALPTS1010
1941-03-11Al Bray20-5-4
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS88
1941-03-04Harold Blackshear24-7-0
Ryan's Auditorium, Fresno, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Fred Bottaro
1941-02-17Jim Lane4-8-1
Ocean Park Arena, Santa Monica, California, USAWPTS66
Lane was knocked down in the 5th round.
1941-02-04Red O'Malley33-18-1
Armory, Salem, Oregon, USAWKO110
time: 2:25
1941-01-29Chuck Crowell35-19-4
Auditorium, Portland, Oregon, USAWPTS1010
referee: Ralph Gruman
1940-12-20Jack Coggins23-8-5
Coliseum, San Diego, California, USAWPTS1010
1940-09-16Buddy Walker25-0-1
Cincinnati, Ohio, USALPTS1010
1940-06-20Henry Wacker14-4-1
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USALPTS1010
1940-06-03Cyclone Lynch3-6-1
Des Moines, Iowa, USAWNWS1010
Newspaper decision from the Mason City Globe-Gazette (A.P. wire)
1940-04-03Unknown Winston58-47-6
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USAWKO210
1940-03-27Jim McVey42-24-1
Music Hall Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio, USAWKO210
time: 0:55
McVey substituted on two days notice for Buff Mellinger
1940-03-15Johnny Whiters59-9-1
Auditorium Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USADPTS1010
1940-02-19Buddy Walker15-0-0
Auditorium Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USALPTS1212
referee: Jack Dempsey 4-5
1940-01-12Buddy Walker12-0-0
Auditorium Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USALUD1212
Walker was floored in round 1. From The Ring, May 1940, page 61.
1939-12-29Lem Franklin11-4-1
Hammond, Indiana, USAWPTS1010
Reported in detail in Chicago Tribune.
1939-12-18Lee Savold45-19-1
Coliseum, Des Moines, Iowa, USALNWS1010
Savold "battered Simms to win by a wide margin." (New York Times)
1939-12-07Gunnar Barlund31-8-0
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USALPTS1010
A "decisive victory." (New York Times) Also as reported in the St. Louis Globe-Democrat (Jack Kincaid).
1939-11-03Sandy McDonald24-26-4
Kansas City, Missouri, USAWPTS1010
1939-09-01Tony Musto24-3-0
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USAWSD1010
referee: Tony Gilmore 53-47 | 51-49 | 49-51
Bob Soderman wrote that "Simms-Musto was a dandy fight."
1939-08-08Tiger Jack Fox100-16-11
Hickey Park, Millvale, Pennsylvania, USALUD1010
referee: Red Robinson | judge: Alvin (Jap) Williams | judge: Chick Rodgers
1939-07-05Henry Wacker9-2-1
White City Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USALPTS1010
1939-06-19Buddy Scott38-3-2
Marigold Gardens Outdoor Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USAWMD1010
Both judges scored it 52-48 for Simms, and the referee made it a draw.
1939-06-09Patsy Perroni52-11-3
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALPTS1010
referee: Johnny Kilbane
1939-05-08Clarence Brown5-3-4
Marigold Gardens, Chicago, Illinois, USALSD1010
According to the Chicago Tribune, Simms should have received the decision on the strength of winning five of the ten rounds, two even and Brown taking just three. Also, Brown was floored in round five. (Bob Soderman)
1939-05-01Tommy Carter1-2-0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWKO38
time: 2:17
1939-03-21Johnny Whiters55-7-1
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALSD88
referee: Johnny Kilbane
1939-03-07Dan Merritt4-1-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
1939-02-20Buff Mellinger13-2-2
Louisville, Kentucky, USALPTS1010
1939-01-16Eddie Blunt26-6-2
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWSD1010
referee: Charley Kivi | judge: Dibby Williams | judge: Larry Norrett
1938-12-20Lem Franklin8-2-0
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWTKO810
1938-12-06Johnny Whiters52-7-1
Arena Gardens, Detroit, Michigan, USALPTS1010
1938-11-22Jim McVey40-18-1
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWTKO510
From the Cleveland Plain Dealer (Laurence Fielding). McVey was down twice and suffered a badly cut eyebrow.
1938-11-10Unknown Winston55-43-6
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
From the Cleveland Press (Laurence Fielding).
1938-11-03Eddie Blunt24-6-2
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USALSD1010
referee: Al Grayber | judge: Alvin (Jap) Williams | judge: Willie Davies
1938-09-13Jim Howell13-8-4
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens, New York, USAWPTS1010
1938-08-09Johnny Whiters49-7-1
Arena Gardens, Detroit, Michigan, USALPTS1010
1938-07-13Phil Brubaker26-6-3
Auditorium, Oakland, California, USANCNC710
referee: Billy Burke
Referee Billy Burke stopped the fight becasue it "appeared to be queer." Also reported that both came into the fight with cuts over their eyes and complaining of bad hands
1938-06-14Wild Bill Boyd12-0-0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Charley Randolph
Boyd was knocked down in the 1st and 7th round.
1938-01-14Chuck Crowell19-4-0
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Jack Downey
1938-01-04Al Bray12-4-1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Abe Roth
Simms was knocked down in the 2nd and 4th round.
1937-12-21Al Bray12-4-0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USADPTS1010
referee: Jack Kennedy
Simms was knocked down in the 4th and 9th round.
1937-09-28Jack Roper54-38-9
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
1937-09-17Sonny Boy Walker16-4-4
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Toby Irwin
1937-08-27Jack Roper54-37-9
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: Larry McGrath
1937-08-16Sonny Boy Walker16-4-3
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USADPTS1010
1937-08-03Tom Beaupre20-7-1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USAWPTS1010
referee: George Blake
1937-07-23Phil Brubaker19-5-3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood, California, USAWKO110
time: 1:10 | referee: Abe Roth
1937-07-13Alberto Santiago Lovell13-1-0
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USALPTS1010
referee: Charley Randolph
1936-12-14Joe Louis27-1-0
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALTKO110
time: 0:26 | referee: Arthur Donovan
Referee Donovan stopped the bout because "another blow might have resulted fatally." This is the first time Simms had been knocked out in 52 contests. (AP)
1936-11-23Leroy Haynes41-9-2
Islam Grotto, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USALMD1010
referee: Red Robinson | judge: George MacBeth | judge: Alvin (Jap) Williams
1936-10-05Lorenzo Pack9-0-0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USADPTS1010
1936-07-08Roscoe Toles6-4-1
Navin Field, Detroit, Michigan, USALPTS1010
From the Detroit Free-Press (Laurence Fielding).
1936-05-29Jack Trammell28-1-1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALPTS88
1936-03-30Otis Thomas6-0-1
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USALPTS1010
1936-03-06John Henry Lewis52-7-3
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis, Missouri, USALPTS1010
1936-01-24Charley Massera34-14-5
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USALPTS1010
1935-11-29Bob Pastor8-0-0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USADPTS66
1935-10-24Bearcat Wright57-17-19
Ulmer, Iowa, USALKO3
1935-09-11Willie Reddish14-3-1
Shibe Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USALPTS1010
1935-07-29Tommy Loughran82-21-7
Maple Leaf Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaLSD1010
Loughran suffered a cut under his right eye in round 4. Globe & Mail scored it 6-4 for Loughran.
1935-07-08Al Ettore46-6-2
Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWPTS1010
This was reported in the Pittsburgh Post to have been a great fight.
1935-02-28Ed Anderson7-16-3
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWKO110
From Simms's record in the 1936 edition of the Everlast Boxing Record, page 42, but the date is given as February 20. (No program was held in Cleveland on that date.)
1935-02-06Jack Kranz16-3-0
Hazel Park, Michigan, USAWPTS1010
1934-12-12Hans Birkie31-28-7
Canton Auditorium, Canton, Ohio, USADPTS1010
referee: Johnny Kilbane
1934-11-23Tony Cancela49-22-10
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USALPTS88
1934-08-27Natie Brown28-17-6
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALPTS1010
1934-07-30Don Petrin26-11-2
Griffith Stadium, Washington, District of Columbia, USALPTS1010
From Washington newspapers (Laurence Fielding).
1934-04-17Charley Massera25-8-4
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USALPTS1010
1934-03-23Henry Gerken19-21-3
Public Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USAWKO4
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