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Name: Benny Goldberg
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Died: 2001-09-10 (Age:81)
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Height: 5′ 5″ / 165cm
Boxing Record: click
- Benny Goldberg Photo Gallery
- Excellent amateur--won 1935 Detroit Golden Gloves and 1936 Michigan AAU Title. Beat 1936 Gold Medalist Jackie Wilson in special amateur match following the Berlin Olympic Games.
- Turned pro 1938. Reported record of 60-3, although the Ring Record Book reports 37-2-1, 1 NC, with 14 kayos.
- Died Sept 2001 during the Jewish holidays.