Carmen Basilio

ID# 008997

Pro Boxing
56 16 7
27 KOs 2 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 79
rounds 635
KOs 34.18%

status inactive
career 1948-1961
birth name Carmine Basilio
alias The Upstate Onion Farmer
born 1927-04-02
nationality
USA
death date 2012-11-07 / age 85
debut 1948-11-24
division welter
stance orthodox
height 5′ 6½″   /   169cm
residence
Canastota, New York, USA
birth place
Canastota, New York, USA

Pro Boxing Career

79 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1961-04-22 Paul Pender 38 5 2
Boston Garden, Boston
L
UD
1961-03-11 Don Jordan 51 16 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1961-01-07 Gaspar Ortega 57 20 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1960-06-29 Gene Fullmer 51 4 1
Derks Field, Salt Lake City
L
TKO

1959-08-28 Gene Fullmer 49 4 0
Cow Palace, Daly City
L
TKO

1959-04-01 Arley Seifer 15 8 0
Bell Auditorium, Augusta
W
TKO
1958-09-05 Art Aragon 82 16 5
Wrigley Field, Los Angeles
W
TKO
1958-03-25 Sugar Ray Robinson 141 6 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L
SD
1957-09-23 Sugar Ray Robinson 141 5 2
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
W
SD
1957-05-16 Harold Jones 64 28 7
Auditorium, Portland
W
TKO
1957-02-22 Johnny Saxton 54 5 2
Arena, Cleveland
W
TKO
1956-09-12 Johnny Saxton 54 4 2
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
TKO
1956-03-14 Johnny Saxton 50 4 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L
UD
1955-11-30 Tony DeMarco 47 6 1
Boston Garden, Boston
W
TKO
1955-09-07 Gil Turner 48 8 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
MD
1955-08-10 Italo Scortichini 28 16 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1955-06-10 Tony DeMarco 46 5 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
TKO
1955-01-21 Peter Mueller 66 9 11
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1954-12-16 Ronnie Harper 29 34 5
Armory, Akron
W
RTD
1954-10-15 Allie Gronik 55 12 6
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1954-09-10 Carmine Fiore 47 16 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1954-08-17 Ronnie Harper 29 33 5
Fort Wayne
W
TKO
1954-06-26 Al Andrews 27 6 2
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1954-05-15 Italo Scortichini 23 13 4
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1954-04-17 Pierre Langlois 64 15 5
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1954-01-16 Italo Scortichini 23 11 3
Dinner Key Auditorium, Coconut Grove
D
PTS
1953-12-19 Pierre Langlois 63 14 4
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
D
PTS
1953-11-28 Johnny Cunningham 19 31 4
Civic Auditorium, Toledo
W
KO
1953-09-18 Kid Gavilan 94 13 4
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
L
SD
1953-07-25 Billy Graham 100 11 8
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
D
PTS

1953-06-06 Billy Graham 100 10 8
Memorial Stadium, Syracuse
W
UD

1953-04-11 Carmine Fiore 39 14 5
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
TKO
1953-02-28 Vic Cardell 62 17 7
Sports Arena, Toledo
W
UD
1953-01-12 Ike Williams 122 20 4
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1952-11-18 Chuck Foster 14 14 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W
TKO
1952-10-20 Sammy Giuliani 26 6 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
KO
1952-09-22 Baby Williams 18 12 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
UD
1952-08-20 Billy Graham 97 8 8
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L
UD

1952-07-16 Chuck Davey 33 0 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L
UD
1952-05-29 Chuck Davey 32 0 1
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
D
PTS
1952-03-31 Jackie O'Brien 48 5 5
South Main Street Armory, Wilkes-Barre
W
MD
1952-02-28 Jimmy Cousins 8 4 1
Armory, Akron
W
UD
1952-02-04 Emmett Norris 23 10 1
South Main Street Armory, Wilkes-Barre
W
UD
1951-09-26 Ross Virgo 22 2 1
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans
L
UD
1951-09-17 Shamus McCray 53 32 14
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
PTS
1951-06-18 Johnny Cesario 77 9 3
McConnell Field, Utica
L
UD
1951-05-29 Lester Felton 45 7 2
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
L
UD
1951-04-12 Eddie Giosa 64 26 9
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
UD
1951-03-09 Floro Hita 19 14 10
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
PTS
1950-12-15 Vic Cardell 47 9 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
SD
1950-08-28 Eddie Giosa 62 23 8
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans
L
PTS
1950-07-31 Guillermo Gimenez 20 22 13
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
RTD
1950-06-21 Guillermo Gimenez 20 21 13
Municipal Auditorium, New Orleans
W
RTD
1950-05-08 Gaby Ferland 68 14 9
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
KO
1950-04-12 Gaby Ferland 68 14 8
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
D
PTS
1950-03-27 Mike Koballa 27 8 2
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
L
UD
1950-03-06 Lew Jenkins 73 39 5
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
MD
1950-02-07 Adrien Mourguiart 7 10 1
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W
TKO
1950-01-24 Cassell Tate 1 1 0
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W
MD
1950-01-10 Sonny Jim Hampton 29 27 3
Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo
W
UD
1949-09-30 Johnny Parker 24 29 5
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
RTD
1949-09-07 Tony DiPelino 8 2 2
Red Wing Stadium, Rochester
W
UD
1949-08-17 Johnny Cunningham 9 16 3
MacArthur Stadium, Syracuse
W
PTS
1949-08-02 Johnny Cunningham 8 16 3
Bennett's Field, Utica
L
SD
1949-07-21 Sammy Daniels 24 30 4
Bennett's Field, Utica
W
UD
1949-07-12 Jesse Bradshaw 3 9 1
MacArthur Stadium, Syracuse
W
TKO
1949-06-07 Johnny Cunningham 8 14 3
MacArthur Stadium, Syracuse
W
KO
1949-05-18 Johnny Clemons 3 5 3
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
KO
1949-05-02 Connie Thies 6 0 2
Sports Arena, Rochester
L
PTS
1949-04-20 Elliott Throop 0 2 0
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
KO
1949-03-18 Jerry Drain debut
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
TKO
1949-02-17 Luke Jordan 0 5 1
Sports Arena, Rochester
W
PTS
1949-01-25 Ernie Hall 2 2 0
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
KO
1949-01-19 Jimmy 'Jay' Parlin 34 24 2
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton
D
PTS
1949-01-05 Johnny Cunningham 7 13 1
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton
D
PTS
1948-12-15 Rolly Johns 28 15 5
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
SD
1948-12-08 Eddie Thomas 24 2 0
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton
W
KO
1948-11-29 Bruce Walters 14 8 2
State Fair Coliseum, Syracuse
W
KO
1948-11-24 Jimmy Evans 16 17 6
Kalurah Temple, Binghamton
W
KO