Name: Gus Lesnevich
Birthplace: Cliffside Park, New Jersey, USA
Died: 1964-02-28 (Age:49)
Hometown: Cliffside Park, New Jersey, USA
Height: 5′ 9″ / 175cm
Boxing Record: click
Gus Lesnevich Gallery
- Named Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year in 1947.
- Lesnevich served in the United States Coast Guard from 1943 to 1945.
- 1934 won the Intercity Golden Gloves at middleweight (2nd Div.) vs. Fred Caserio.
A fight that has sometimes appeared on Lesnevich's record is omitted here:
- December 17, 1935: Joe (Butch) Lynch, Newark NJ, W Points 10. This fight is usually dated as December 17. Attempts to verify it have been unsuccessful.
| Intercity Golden Gloves 2nd Division
| NBA World Light Heavyweight Champion
26 August 1941–14 November 1941
Conn retired, and title was split
| World Light Heavyweight Champion
14 November 1941–26 July 1948