Don Fullmer

From BoxRec
Jump to: navigation, search
Don Fullmer.jpg

Name: Don Fullmer
Born: 1939-02-21
Birthplace: West Jordan, Utah, USA
Died: 2012-01-28 (Age:72)
Hometown: West Jordan, Utah, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 9″   /   175cm
Boxing Record: click

Managers: Marv Jensen, Angelo Curley

Don Fullmer, brother of former World Champion Gene Fullmer, and Jay Fullmer, was rated in the Top Ten as a middleweight and as a light heavyweight. He won the the first "world junior light heavyweight" title bout in 1967, but never defended that title.

He appeared in the 1968 movie "The Devil's Brigade", which starred William Holden and Cliff Robertson. Also appearing in the movie were Don's brother Gene, former heavyweight contender Rex Layne, heavyweight boxer Wilhelm Von Homburg, and football great Paul Hornung.