Name: Kevin Howard
Alias: The Spoiler
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 5′ 9½″ / 177cm
Boxing Record: click
- Best known for his ninth-round TKO loss to Sugar Ray Leonard in 1984. Howard became the first boxer to score a knockdown against Leonard as a professional when he floored the former Undisputed World Welterweight Champion with a right hand in the fourth round.
- Lost to four future world champions: Marlon Starling, Mark Medal, Robert Hines, and Simon Brown.
- Ranked 6th at welterweight by The Ring in 1982.
- Inducted into the Pennsylvania Boxing Hall of Fame in 2006.