Harry Persson

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Harry Persson

Name: Harry Persson
Born: 1898-09-24
Birthplace: Järva, Sweden
Died: 1979-10-01 (Age:81)
Hometown: Stockholm, Sweden
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 6′ 1″   /   185cm
Boxing Record: click

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Harry Persson (exact date of death in 1978 unknown) may have made a comeback in 1939. A fighter called "Swede" Persson fought 10 rounds with Al Conquest in Luanshya, now in Zambia, in Africa, on July 14, losing in 10 rounds. This fight was mentioned in The Ring magazine, November 1939, page 53. No other heavyweight named Persson is known.