Jose Roman

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Name: Jose Roman
Alias: King
Born: 1946-12-17
Birthplace: Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Hometown: Tampa, Florida, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 10″   /   178cm
Reach: 71″   /   180cm
Boxing Record: click

Jose Roman was the first Puerto Rican to challenge for the world Heavyweight title, losing by knockout in round one to George Foreman in what was, incidentally, the first world Heavyweight title fight ever held at Tokyo, Japan.

He was national Heavyweight Champion in Puerto Rico.

Roman currently works as a cashier at a Tampa, Florida, supermarket.