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*New York State World Heavyweight Champion (1968-70)
 
*New York State World Heavyweight Champion (1968-70)
 
*World Heavyweight Champion (1970-73)
 
*World Heavyweight Champion (1970-73)
*Won the Heavyweight Gold Medal for the United States at the 1964 [[Olympics]] in Tokyo, Japan.
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*Won the Heavyweight Gold Medal for the United States at the 1964 [[Olympics]] in Tokyo, Japan. His results were:
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**Defeated [[George Oywello]] (Uganda) RSC
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**Defeated [[Athol McQueen]] (Australia) RSC
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**Defeated [[Vadim Yemelyanov]] (Soviet Union) RSC
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**Defeated [[Hans Huber]] (Germany) 3-2
  
 
Autobiography: [[Smokin' Joe: The Autobiography of the Champ]]
 
Autobiography: [[Smokin' Joe: The Autobiography of the Champ]]

Revision as of 17:38, 16 January 2007

Joe Frazier
Frazier (left) at the 1964 Olympics

Name: Joe Frazier
Alias: Smokin'
Birth Name: Joseph William Frazier
Born: 1944-01-12
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, USA
Died: 2011-11-07 (Age:67)
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 11½″   /   182cm
Reach: 73″   /   185cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainer: Yancey Durham and Eddie Futch
Managers: Cloverlay, Inc.


Autobiography: Smokin' Joe: The Autobiography of the Champ


Preceded by:
Muhammad Ali
Stripped
NYSAC World Heavyweight Champion
4 Mar 1968–22 Jan 1973
Succeeded by:
George Foreman
Preceded by:
Jimmy Ellis
WBA Heavyweight Champion
16 Feb 1970–22 Jan 1973
Succeeded by:
George Foreman
Preceded by:
Muhammad Ali
Stripped
WBC Heavyweight Champion
16 Feb 1970–22 Jan 1973
Succeeded by:
George Foreman