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Name: Babe Griffin
Died: 1996-07-18 (Age:88)
Nationality: US American
Hometown: San Jose, California, USA
Boxing Record: click
- Babe Griffin, the legendary boxing promoter, promoted boxing shows in Oakland, San Jose, and Sacramento, California over six decades including many of Bobby Chacon's bouts in his rise to fame.
- Managed Al Tribuani , Rollie Penaroya, and Walter (Cabey) Lewis.
- Had a boxing career in the 1920s in northern California, but -- as is sometimes assumed -- he and California boxer Mason Griffin are not the same person.
- Incomplete Promotional Record
- Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, "Expanded Category" (Promoters & Matchmakers)