Billy Hunter

18 10 3
10 KOs 5 KOs
Box-pro
division heavy
status inactive
bouts 31
rounds 186
KOs 32.26%
career 1954-1961
debut 1954-04-19

ID# 011963
birth name William Herman Hunter
sex male
nationality USA
stance orthodox
height 6′ 3″   /   191cm
residence Detroit, Michigan, USA
birth place Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA

Boxing Pro 31 bouts

datew-l-dlast 6result
1961-11-04 Von Clay 15 5 2
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
L-KO
0:27    ref: John Thomas
Hunter was knocked down once in the 2nd, 4th, 6th, and 8th rounds.
1961-04-24 Brian London 23 7 0
Manchester
L-TKO
1960-11-26 Mike DeJohn 40 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-KO
2:51    ref: Barney Felix
1960-10-31 Reiniero Rey Lopez 10 1 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-KO
2:16    ref: Mark Conn   Mike Davidowitch   Johnny Dran
1960-02-26 Eddie Machen 31 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L-TKO
2:11    ref: Al Berl 1-6   Mike Davidowitch 1-7   Jack Gordon 2-6
1959-11-27 Alex Miteff 19 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-SD
ref: Ruby Goldstein 5-4   Leo Birnbaum 6-4   Charlie Rosen 4-6
1959-10-23 Tony Anthony 41 7 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
1:04    ref: Arthur Mercante
1959-09-25 Alex Miteff 19 3 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W-TKO
ref: 4-2    4-2    4-2
Bout stopped because of a cut over Miteff's right eye.
1959-07-31 Don Warner 7 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
D-PTS
ref: George Walsh 4-3   Artie Aidala 4-5   Tony Rossi 4-4
1959-04-13 Alonzo Johnson 13 1 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L-SD
ref: Dave Feld 3-6   Joe Agnello 3-7   Leo Birnbaum 6-4
1959-02-16 Bob Baker 51 14 1
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W-UD
ref: Barney Felix 6-3   Leo Birnbaum 7-3   Ray Kozak 6-5
Kozak scored the bout 5-5 on a rounds basis, but favored Hunter 6-5 in the supplemental scoring.
1959-01-09 Nat Dixon 3 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W-TKO
1:58    ref: George Walsh
1958-10-24 Norman Bolden 2 7 1
Arena, Saint Louis
W-KO
1958-07-10 Otis Fuller 4 6 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W-UD

1958-01-29 Sonny Liston 14 1 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L-TKO
1957-07-10 Johnny Gray 13 7 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W-UD
1957-06-14 Johnny Jenkins 11 2 4
Olympia Stadium, Detroit
W-PTS
1957-05-29 Fritz Zack 1 0 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W-TKO
1957-01-14 Moses Graham 2 4 0
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto
W-PTS
1956-11-19 Al Shack 3 1 0
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto
W-TKO
1956-04-30 Curtis Bruce 8 9 0
Rhode Island Auditorium, Providence
W-UD
1955-09-20 Calvin Butler 5 3 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W-UD
1955-07-05 Sonny Wilcox 1 6 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W-TKO
1955-06-14 Elmer Smith 16 10 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W-KO
1955-05-24 John Riggins 6 0 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
L-UD
ref: Herman Spinelli 56-58   Malcolm House 55-58   Joe Lenahan 55-59
1955-05-03 Jackie King 12 2 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W-TKO
1955-01-25 John Riggins 4 0 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
L-UD
1954-10-05 John Riggins 2 0 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
D-PTS
1954-08-10 Foneda Cox 2 1 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
L-PTS
1954-06-08 Tony Lomonaco 17 7 1
Motor City Speedway, Detroit
L-PTS
1954-04-19 Tony Lomonaco 15 7 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
D-PTS