Al Robinson

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Name: Al Robinson
Born: 1947-06-18
Died: 1974-01-24 (Age:26)
Hometown: Oakland, California, USA
Height: 5′ 11″   /   180cm
Boxing Record: click

Manager: Allen Moore

  • On April 30, 1971, Robinson lapsed into a coma, after complaining that he was feeling ill after a workout at the New Oakland Boxing Club.[1] Robinson never came out of the coma, and died on January 24, 1974.[2]

Olympic results

Robinson won the Silver Medal representing United States at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico, boxing as a Featherweight (57 kg). His results were:

1968

Sources

  • ^ "Robinson Remains in Semi Coma", May 10, 1971, Oakland Tribune
  • ^ "Oakland Boxer Dies", January 26, 1974, San Mateo Times