Eddie Perkins

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Class of 2008
Modern Category
Hall of Fame bio:click
World Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee

Name: Eddie Perkins
Born: 1937-03-03
Birthplace: Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA
Died: 2012-05-10 (Age:75)
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 5″   /   165cm
Reach: 68″   /   173cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainer: Frank Tomaso
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Preceded by:
World Junior Welterweight Champion
Duilio Loi
WBA Light Welterweight Champion
1962 Sep 14 – 1962 Dec 15
Succeeded by:
Duilio Loi
Preceded by:
Roberto Cruz
WBA Light Welterweight Champion
1963 Jun 15 – 1965 Jan 18
Succeeded by:
Carlos Hernandez
Preceded by:
Inaugural Champion
WBC Light Welterweight Champion
1963 Jun 15 – 1965 Jan 18
Succeeded by:
Carlos Hernandez