Douglas Vaillant

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Douglas Valliant

Name: Doug Vaillant
Born: 1938-03-20
Died: 1985-06-14 (Age:47)
Hometown: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Height: 5′ 9″   /   175cm
Boxing Record: click

Manager: Bernard Barker
Trainer: Angelo Dundee
Valliant was an excellent boxer-puncher who had a stellar amateur career, winning the Cuban National Golden Gloves and the 1957 International Diamond Belt competition held Aug 1-3 in Seattle, WA, USA. He was managed by Bernard Barker--a CIA agent who was one of the Watergate defendants--but Valliant had a playboy lifestyle and became involved with drugs. After his boxing career he trained Carlos De Leon, but died at the age of 47, of a suicide in Miami.