Joe Cox

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Name: Joe Cox
Hometown: Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Height: 6′ 5″   /   196cm
Boxing Record: click

Managers Billie Fleming (1911), Clarence C. Warren (1911), "Dump" Lipman (1912-1926)
Trainer Jimmy "Bowtie" Bronson (Feb 1911-Jun 1911)
Photo #2, Photo #3


Joe Cox was another White Hope of his era. He is credited with knocking out Jess Willard. He joined the United States Navy during World War I, after being rejected by the Army and Marine Corps for being overweight. August 3, 1917 Seattle Star [1].

An article about him was printed in IBRO Journal Issue No. 84. See also, CBZ page [2].