Ken Overlin

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Class of 2015
Old Timer Category
Hall of Fame bio: [1]
World Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee

Name: Ken Overlin
Born: 1910-08-15
Birthplace: Decatur, Illinois, USA
Died: 1969-07-24 (Age:58)
Hometown: Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 9″   /   175cm
Reach: 70″   /   178cm
Boxing Record: click

Manager: Chris Dundee
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Ken Overlin started his pro boxing career in the Pacific Northwest area of the United States in 1931, while still serving in the U.S. Navy--eventually becoming the World Middleweight Champion.

Overlin was featured on the cover of the May 1937 The Ring magazine; he shared the cover two other times.