Name: Tom Allen
Birthplace: Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Died: 1903-04-05 (Age:63)
Nationality: United Kingdom
Hometown: United Kingdom
Height: 5′ 11″ / 180cm
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Tom Allen was bare-knuckle Champion of America 1873-76. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2014.
St. Louis, MO--February 27, 1899
- Tom Allen is under arrest at the Four Courts, charged with murder. Tom Couprey, whom Allen shot in the course of a fracas at the ex-prize fighters saloon, died at the City Hospital shortly before midnight last night. Allen declares he thought Couprey was going to shoot him and for that reason used his revolver.