Jack Johnson

ID# 001187

Pro Boxing
56 11 8
35 KOs 6 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 78
rounds 711
KOs 44.87%

status inactive
career 1897-1931
birth name John Arthur Johnson
alias Galveston Giant
born 1878-03-31
nationality
USA
death date 1946-06-10 / age 68
debut 1897-11-01
division heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 0½″   /   184cm
reach
74″   /   188cm
residence
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
birth place
Galveston, Texas, USA

Pro Boxing Career

96 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1931-04-28 Brad Simmons 29 13 4
Wichita
W
KO
1931-03-04 Brad Simmons 28 12 4
Tulsa
L
PTS
1928-07-19 Rough House Wilson debut
Douglas Park, Indianapolis
W
DQ
1928-05-15 Bill Hartwell 14 7 3
Memorial Hall, Kansas City
L
RTD
1928-04-16 Bearcat Wright 36 11 6
Topeka
L
KO
1926-09-06 Brad Simmons 15 4 2
101 Ranch Arena, Enid
L
PTS
1926-05-30 Bob Lawson 28 14 4
Coliseum, Ciudad Juarez
L
RTD
1926-05-02 Pat Lester 22 5 3
Plaza de Toros, Nogales
W
PTS
1924-02-22 Homer Smith 47 25 5
St. Denis Theatre, Montreal
W
PTS
1923-05-20 Jack Thompson 21 20 6
Havana
W
NWS
1923-05-06 Farmer Lodge 12 14 1
Havana
W
KO
1920-05-17 George Roberts debut
Tijuana
W
KO
1920-04-18 Bob Wilson debut
Mexicali
W
KO
1919-09-28 Marty Cutler 0 10 4
Mexico City
W
KO
1919-08-10 Tom Cowler 44 22 2
Plaza de Toros, Nuevo Laredo
W
PTS
1919-06-22 Bob Roper 4 1 1
Mexico City
W
PTS
1919-02-12 Bill Flint debut
Teatro de la Gran Via, Madrid
W
KO
1918-02-05 Blink McCloskey 41 45 32
Teatro Circo Price, Madrid
W
RTD
1916-04-23 Arthur Cravan debut
Plaza de Toros Monumental, Barcelona
W
KO
1916-03-23 Frank Crozier 5 4 0
Gran Teatro de Madrid, Madrid
W
TKO
1915-04-05 Jess Willard 22 5 2
Oriental Park, Havana
L
KO
1915-01-10 Jack Murray 15 7 17
Sociedad Sportiva Argentina, Buenos Aires
W
KO
1914-06-27 Frank Moran 26 9 4
Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris
W
PTS
1913-12-19 Battling Jim Johnson 27 10 5
Élysée Montmartre, Paris
D
PTS
1912-07-04 Fireman Jim Flynn 59 15 20
East Las Vegas
W
DQ
1910-07-04 James J Jeffries 19 0 2
Reno
W
TKO
1909-10-16 Stanley Ketchel 48 4 3
Mission Street Arena, Colma
W
KO
1909-09-09 Al Kaufman 19 1 0
Coffroth's Arena, San Francisco
W
NWS
1909-06-30 Tony Ross 12 9 3
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
NWS
1909-05-19 Philadelphia Jack O'Brien 144 10 25
National A.C., Philadelphia
D
NWS
1908-12-26 Tommy Burns 43 3 8
Sydney Stadium, Sydney
W
PTS
1908-07-31 Ben Taylor 23 13 3
Cosmopolitan Gymnasium, Plymouth
W
TKO
1907-11-02 Fireman Jim Flynn 42 8 17
Coffroth's Arena, San Francisco
W
KO
1907-09-12 Sailor Burke 19 6 3
Smith's Theater, Bridgeport
W
NWS
1907-08-28 Charles Cutler 2 2 2
Lauer's Park, Reading
W
KO
1907-07-17 Bob Fitzsimmons 67 10 13
Washington S.C., Philadelphia
W
KO
1907-03-04 Bill Lang 5 3 1
Richmond Race Course, Melbourne
W
TKO
1907-02-19 Peter Felix 21 12 8
Gaiety Athletic Hall, Sydney
W
KO
1906-11-26 Joe Jeannette 10 10 1
Auditorium, Portland
D
NWS
1906-11-08 Jim Jeffords 29 23 3
Lancaster A.C., Lancaster
W
NWS
1906-09-20 Joe Jeannette 10 9 1
Broadway A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1906-09-03 Billy Dunning 3 1 2
Millinocket
D
NWS
1906-06-18 Charlie Haghey 19 15 8
Gloucester A.C., Gloucester
W
KO
1906-04-26 Sam Langford 35 4 17
Lincoln A.C., Chelsea
W
PTS
1906-04-17 Jim McCormick 4 6 2
Association Park, Topeka
W
DQ
1906-04-16 Black Bill 24 11 3
Peerless A.C., Pittston
W
KO
1906-03-14 Joe Jeannette 9 7 1
Germania Maennerchor Hall, Baltimore
W
PTS

1906-02-08 Jim McCormick 4 6 1
Grand Opera House, Topeka
D
PTS
1906-01-26 Bob Kerns 2 5 0
Metropolitan Hall, Topeka
W
KO
1906-01-16 Joe Jeannette 9 6 1
Sharkey A.C., New York
W
NWS
1905-12-02 Joe Jeannette 7 5 1
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1905-12-01 Young Peter Jackson 72 23 23
Germania Maennerchor Hall, Baltimore
W
NWS
1905-11-25 Joe Jeannette 6 5 1
National A.C., Philadelphia
L
DQ
1905-07-24 Joe Grim 37 66 18
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1905-07-18 Sandy Ferguson 29 9 11
Douglas A.C., Chelsea
W
DQ
1905-07-13 Morris Harris 15 4 0
Broadway A.C., Philadelphia
W
KO
1905-07-13 Black Bill 23 8 2
Broadway A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1905-06-26 Jack Munroe 9 1 3
National A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1905-05-09 Walter Johnson 8 10 5
Knickerbocker A.C., Philadelphia
W
KO
1905-05-09 Joe Jeannette 0 3 0
Knickerbocker A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1905-05-02 Black Bill 23 6 2
Knickerbocker A.C., Philadelphia
W
TKO
1905-04-25 Jim Jeffords 28 19 3
Knickerbocker A.C., Philadelphia
W
KO
1905-03-28 Marvin Hart 24 4 4
Woodward's Pavilion, San Francisco
L
PTS
1904-10-18 Denver Ed Martin 16 4 1
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
KO
1904-06-02 Frank Childs 40 7 7
Apollo Hall, Chicago
W
PTS
1904-04-22 Sam McVea 8 2 0
Mechanic's Pavilion, San Francisco
W
KO
1904-02-15 Black Bill 16 3 1
Lenox A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1904-02-06 Sandy Ferguson 27 8 10
National A.C., Philadelphia
N
NC
1903-12-11 Sandy Ferguson 25 7 10
Colma
W
PTS
1903-10-27 Sam McVea 8 1 0
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1903-07-31 Sandy Ferguson 22 6 10
Penn Art Club, Philadelphia
W
NWS
1903-05-11 Joe Butler 39 17 3
Washington S.C., Philadelphia
W
KO
1903-04-16 Sandy Ferguson 21 5 9
Essex A.C., Boston
W
PTS
1903-02-26 Sam McVea 6 0 0
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1903-02-05 Denver Ed Martin 15 1 1
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1902-12-04 Fred Russell 15 10 3
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
DQ
1902-10-31 George Gardner 31 3 3
Woodward's Pavilion, San Francisco
W
PTS
1902-10-21 Frank Childs 38 5 7
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
TKO
1902-06-20 Hank Griffin 23 3 7
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
D
PTS
1902-05-16 Jack Jeffries 1 1 2
Hazard's Pavilion, Los Angeles
W
KO
1902-03-07 Joe Kennedy 10 4 5
Reliance A.C., Oakland
W
KO
1901-12-27 Hank Griffin 23 3 6
Reliance A.C., Oakland
D
PTS
1901-11-04 Hank Griffin 21 3 6
Armory Hall, Bakersfield
L
PTS
1901-08-14 Mexican Pete Everett 28 12 0
Gold Coin Club, Victor
D
PTS
1901-04-26 Billy Stift 22 9 8
Colorado A.C., Denver
D
PTS
1901-02-25 Joe Choynski 52 11 6
Harmony Hall, Galveston
L
KO
1901-01-14 Jim Scanlan 26 4 4
Galveston A.C., Galveston
D
PTS
1900-12-27 Klondike Haynes 22 6 3
Phoenix A.C., Memphis
W
TKO
1900-06-25 Klondike Haynes 19 5 0
Galveston A.C., Galveston
D
PTS
1900-04-20 Jim McCormick 0 1 1
Galveston A.C., Galveston
W
DQ
1900-04-09 William McNeill debut
Galveston A.C., Galveston
N
ND
1900-03-21 Jim McCormick 0 1 1
Galveston A.C., Galveston
N
ND
1899-05-06 Klondike Haynes 5 2 0
Howard Theater, Chicago
L
TKO
1898-07-24 Cherokee debut
Kansas City
W
KO
1897-11-20 Ed Johnson debut
Convention Hall, Galveston
W
KO
1897-11-01 Charley Brooks debut
Prof. Bernau's Gymnasium, Galveston
W
KO