Holman Williams

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

Name: Holman Williams
Born: 1915-01-30
Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, USA
Died: 1967-07-15 (Age:52)
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Height: 5′ 10½″   /   179cm
Reach: 71″   /   180cm
Boxing Record: click

Managers: Julian Black, John Roxborough, Charley Rose
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Holman Williams is considered by many to have been the greatest technician that ever lived. Early in his career he was known as a boxer-puncher. Only after his hands were damaged did he become a defensive specialist concentrating his attack on the softer regions of his opponent's body.