Lou Viscusi

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Class of 2004
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Born: June 15, 1909 in Schenectady, NY, USA
Died: August 10, 1997

Viscusi grew up in Tampa, Florida, and moved to Hartford, Connecticut in 1929. He immediately began working as a manager and promoter. He promoted boxing, wrestling, and circuses. He managed three world champions; Willie Pep, Bob Foster, and Joe Brown.

Viscusi worked with Bill Gore, who handled the training of the fighters that he managed.

Fighters Managed

  • Willie Pep
  • Bob Foster
  • Joe Brown
  • Manuel Gonzalez
  • Cleveland Williams
  • Del Flanagan
  • Tony Licata
  • Bobby Woods