Virgil Franklin

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Name: Virgil Franklin
Born: 1928-04-10
Birthplace: Lawton, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 1998-01-05 (Age:69)
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Boxing Record: click

In 1945 Virgil Franklin won the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions by decision over Billy Stevenson of Cleveland, Ohio and won the National AAU in the featherweight division.

Virgil is in the American Indian Hall of Fame

http://americanindianathletichalloffame.com/virgilfranklin.php




Preceded by:
Major Jones
National AAU Featherweight Champion
1945
Succeeded by:
Leo Kelly
Preceded by:
Major Jones
Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions
Featherweight Champion

1945
Succeeded by:
Jack Dicker



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