Monte Munn

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Monte Munn

Name: Monte Munn
Born: 1901-01-01
Birthplace: Fairbury, Nebraska, USA
Died: 1933-03-08 (Age:32)
Hometown: Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
Height: 6′ 4″   /   193cm
Boxing Record: click

Exact date of birth unknown.

Played football at U. of Nebraska.

Travelled to London for bouts after his last fight in Argentina, but returned to Nebraska to head the Hoover election campaign.

"Indianapolis, IN--March 8, 1933 (AP) Monte Munn, member of an athletically famous family of Nebraska, died here today of heart disease at the age of 32. He had been ill only a few days.

Like his brothers, he was a star in football, baseball and on the track while a student at the University of Nebraska, from which he graduated in 1922. Later, he was in turn a professional boxer, from which he retired in 1928, a member of the Legislature of his native state, a lawyer and a business man. He had been in the coal business in Indianapolis since 1930. He was an unsuccessful Republican candidate for the Indiana senate in November."