Born: August 24, 1912
Died: October 1990
Boxing columnist for over 50 years. Author of several boxing related books.
Served as president of the Boxing Writers Association of America from 1984 to 1989 and served several times as president of the New York Boxing Writers Association.
Awards and Recognition
- 1972 Nat Fleischer Memorial Award - The Boxing Writers Association of America Excellence in Broadcasting Journalism Award
- 1973 James J. Walker Award - The Boxing Writers Association of America award for "long and meritorious service"
- 1989 James A. Farley Award - The Boxing Writers Association of America award for "honesty and integrity in boxing"
- 1992 - Inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame