Difference between revisions of "Pete Spanakos"

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*1956 he won the [[New York City Golden|New York (City) Golden Gloves]] open championship at bantamrweight over Frank Figueroa by default.
 
*1956 he won the [[New York City Golden|New York (City) Golden Gloves]] open championship at bantamrweight over Frank Figueroa by default.
  
*1960 attending the College of Idaho with his reported twin brother boxer [[Nick Spanakos]] and fighting out of Hollywood, California, Pete Spanakos won the [[Chicago Golden Gloves|Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions]] at bantamweight over Darrell Shavanaux.
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*1960, attending the College of Idaho, with his reported twin brother boxer [[Nick Spanakos]] and fighting out of Hollywood, California, Pete Spanakos won the [[Chicago Golden Gloves|Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions]] at bantamweight over Darrell Shavanaux.
  
 
*1960 he won the [[Intercity Golden Gloves]] Championship over Mike Lucas at bantamweight.
 
*1960 he won the [[Intercity Golden Gloves]] Championship over Mike Lucas at bantamweight.
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*1964 he won the [[New York City Golden|New York (City) Golden Gloves]] open championship over  Angelo Alvarez at featherweight
 
*1964 he won the [[New York City Golden|New York (City) Golden Gloves]] open championship over  Angelo Alvarez at featherweight
  
*He and his brother [[Nick Spanakos]] were Dubbed the Greek Twins, by some in the press.
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*He and his brother [[Nick Spanakos]] were dubbed the Greek Twins, by some in the press.
  
 
*the Spanakos brothers are originally from the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY,  the original home of [[Joey Giardello]].
 
*the Spanakos brothers are originally from the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY,  the original home of [[Joey Giardello]].

Revision as of 18:09, 14 May 2008

Name: Pete Spanakos
Birth Name: Petros Spanakos
Hometown: New York, New York, USA
Boxing Record: click

  • 1955 Pete Spanakos won the sub-novice New York City Golden Gloves at flyweight over Victor Bonner.
  • He and his brother Nick Spanakos were dubbed the Greek Twins, by some in the press.
  • the Spanakos brothers are originally from the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY, the original home of Joey Giardello.