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- Mills Lane was born November 12, 1936
- Served as referee for over 100 World Title fights
- Famous for his trademark phrase, "Let's get it on!"
- 1997 winner of the James J. Walker Memorial Award
- Served as Chief Deputy Sheriff and District Attorney for Nevada’s Washoe County, and was twice elected District Court Judge there before retiring in 1998.
- NCAA Welterweight Champion at the University of Nevada at Reno. Compiled an amateur record of 45-4.
- Had a short career as a professional boxer: Fight Record
- Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, "Expanded Category" (Referees & Judges & Timekeepers)