Dr. Julian Compton (1940-2010), was a Professor of Humanities at Florida A&M as well as a boxing researcher and long-time member of the International Boxing Research Organization. Compton co-authored The World Champion Boxing Quiz and Computer Sports Matchups. He was also a contributor to Boxing Illustrated. He designed the Data Boxing sports simulation system, which began as a research project in 1967 and was featured in Ring Magazine: December 1977.
- 'Final Bell' for Julian Compton at the International Boxing Research Organization