World Boxing Hall of Fame
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- Founded by Everett L. Sanders in 1980, the World Boxing Hall of Fame is located in Southern California. Presently (2005) it has no permanent building.
- It annual ceremony is usually held each October.
- Inductees traditionally received a plaque and medallion, as well as miscellaneous mementoes. Starting in 2004, a 12-inch tall bronze scuplture, entitled "The Prizefighter" and designed by artist and boxing trainer Steven Harpst, is given to each inductee.
- A souvenir program is given to all attendees.
- Official Site
See also, WBHOF Members