Gene Tunney

ID# 009046

Pro Boxing
65 1 1
48 KOs 0 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 68
rounds 426
KOs 70.59%

status inactive
career 1915-1928
birth name James Joseph Tunney
alias The Fighting Marine
born 1897-05-25
nationality
USA
death date 1978-11-07 / age 81
debut 1915-07-03
division heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 0″   /   183cm
reach
76″   /   193cm
residence
Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
birth place
New York (Greenwich Village), New York, USA

Pro Boxing Career

85 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1928-07-26 Tom Heeney 32 8 5
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
W
TKO

1927-09-22 Jack Dempsey 59 5 10
Soldiers Field, Chicago
W
UD

1926-09-23 Jack Dempsey 58 4 10
Sesquicentennial Stadium, Philadelphia
W
UD

1925-12-29 Dan O'Dowd 17 25 3
Waterfront Park, Saint Petersburg
W
KO
1925-11-18 Johnny Risko 20 7 1
Public Hall, Cleveland
W
NWS
1925-09-25 Bartley Madden 35 22 7
Indoor Hockey Arena, Minneapolis
W
KO
1925-07-03 Italian Jack Herman 6 11 0
Memorial Hall, Kansas City
W
KO
1925-06-05 Tommy Gibbons 96 4 4
Polo Grounds, New York
W
KO
1925-03-27 Harry Greb 236 14 18
Auditorium, Saint Paul
W
NWS
1924-12-08 Jeff Smith 135 27 5
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
NWS
1924-11-10 Buddy McHale 3 3 0
Southern A.C., Memphis
W
TKO
1924-10-27 Harry Foley 17 9 1
Auditorium, Memphis
W
TKO
1924-09-27 Ray Neuman 5 7 7
Cambria Fairgrounds, Ebensburg
W
PTS
1924-09-17 Harry Greb 227 14 16
Olympic Arena, Brooklyn
D
NWS
1924-08-18 Joe Lohman 40 34 21
Fairmont Arena, Columbus
W
TKO
1924-07-24 Georges Carpentier 89 13 5
Polo Grounds, New York
W
TKO
1924-06-26 Erminio Spalla 35 5 2
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
W
TKO
1924-03-17 Jimmy Delaney 38 3 7
Auditorium, Saint Paul
W
NWS
1924-02-15 Martin Burke 33 17 6
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
PTS
1924-01-24 Ray Thompson 1 8 0
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
KO
1924-01-15 Harry Foley 16 6 1
Coliseum, Grand Rapids
W
NWS
1923-12-10 Harry Greb 215 12 16
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1923-07-31 Dan O'Dowd 14 15 2
Queensboro Stadium, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1923-05-16 Jimmy Delaney 26 1 4
Coliseum, Chicago
W
NWS
1923-05-07 Jack Clifford 4 22 1
Fair Grounds Coliseum, Detroit
W
TKO
1923-02-23 Harry Greb 208 10 16
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
SD
1923-02-03 Chuck Wiggins 55 24 13
Commonwealth Sporting Club, New York
W
PTS
1923-01-29 Jack Renault 24 6 2
Arena, Philadelphia
N
NC
1922-11-29 Charley Weinert 56 16 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1922-11-03 Jack Hanlon 4 19 3
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
KO
1922-10-27 Chuck Wiggins 55 23 12
Mechanics Building, Boston
W
PTS
1922-08-24 Tommy Loughran 34 4 2
Shibe Park, Philadelphia
D
NWS
1922-08-17 Charley Weinert 55 15 4
Broad A.C., Newark
W
NWS
1922-08-04 Ray Thompson 1 5 0
Ocean Park Casino, Long Branch
W
KO
1922-07-07 Fay Keiser 26 17 8
Arena, Rockaway Beach, Queens
W
PTS
1922-05-23 Harry Greb 195 10 16
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1922-04-10 Jack Burke 10 3 1
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
TKO
1922-03-03 Fay Keiser 24 15 7
Armory, Grand Rapids
W
NWS
1922-02-14 Whitey Wenzel 24 21 14
Ice Palace, Philadelphia
W
TKO
1922-02-11 Jack Clifford 2 18 1
Clermont Avenue Rink, Brooklyn
W
TKO
1922-01-13 Battling Levinsky 169 41 34
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS

1921-12-22 Eddie O'Hare 16 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1921-10-25 Wolf Larsen 3 2 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
W
TKO
1921-10-14 Jack Burke 5 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1921-09-26 Herbert Crossley 24 5 6
Dyckman Oval, Manhattan
W
PTS
1921-08-18 Eddie Josephs 5 6 1
Sisco Park, Staten Island
W
PTS
1921-08-04 Martin Burke 19 8 2
Dyckman Oval, Manhattan
W
PTS
1921-07-02 Soldier Jones 11 11 0
Boyle's Thirty Acres, Jersey City
W
TKO
1921-06-28 Johnny Ambrose 0 1 0
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
W
KO
1920-12-07 Leo Houck 133 38 27
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
NWS
1920-11-25 Leo Houck 133 37 26
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia
W
NWS
1920-10-25 Paul Samson Koerner 12 4 2
6th Regiment Armory, Paterson
W
NWS
1920-10-22 Sergeant Ray Smith 11 5 0
Sportsman's Club, Camden
W
TKO
1920-06-28 Ole Anderson 7 9 5
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
TKO
1920-06-07 Jeff Madden 4 8 2
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
TKO
1920-04-09 Jack Clifford 2 14 1
Community Hall, Johnson City
W
KO
1920-04-05 KO Sullivan 6 7 3
1st Regiment Armory, Newark
W
KO
1920-03-04 Ed Kinley 5 10 2
Grand View Auditorium, Jersey City
W
KO
1920-02-02 Al Roberts 7 2 0
1st Regiment Armory, Newark
W
KO
1920-01-26 Jim Monahan 0 1 0
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
TKO
1920-01-20 Bud Nelson debut
Schuetzen Park, Bayonne
W
KO
1920-01-01 Whitey Allen 5 8 0
Schuetzen Park, Bayonne
W
KO
1919-12-29 Bob Pearce debut
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
KO
1919-12-16 Dan O'Dowd 1 2 0
Schuetzen Park, Bayonne
W
NWS
1919-04-26 Ted Jamieson 1 1 0
Cirque de Paris, Paris
W
PTS
1919-04-14 KO Sullivan 4 6 3
Paris
W
PTS
1919-03-31 Dare Lewis debut
Tours
W
KO
1919-01-27 Bob Martin 3 0 0
Salle Wagram, Paris
W
PTS
1919-01-10 Victor 'KO' Marchand 15 14 3
Paris
W
KO
1918-12-20 Tommy Gavigan 23 18 7
Romorantin
D
PTS
1918-12-10 Howard Morrow 25 15 13
Romorantin
W
KO
1918-11-20 Johnny Newton 11 4 4
Romorantin
W
KO
1918-11-01 Hank Werhl 0 1 0
Romorantin
W
KO
1918-07-08 Young Guerini 8 24 2
4th Regiment Armory, Jersey City
W
KO
1918-01-15 Hugh Weir 3 1 1
Pioneer Sporting Club, New York
W
KO
1917-12-28 Joe Borrell 63 28 13
New Polo A.C., New York
W
KO
1916-12-29 Sailor Wolfe 9 5 4
Miners 8th St Theater, New York
W
KO
1916-12-22 George Leahy 0 3 0
Miners 8th St Theater, New York
W
NWS
1916-12-15 Young Sharkey debut
Miners 8th St Theater, New York
W
KO
1916-12-08 Young Guerini 8 23 2
Miners 8th St Theater, New York
W
TKO
1916-07-21 KO Jaffe 2 2 0
New Polo A.C., New York
D
NWS
1915-12-01 Billy Rowe debut
Fairmont A.C., Bronx
W
NWS
1915-08-28 George Leahy 0 2 0
Fairmont A.C., Bronx
W
KO
1915-08-06 Battling Genrimo debut
Miner's Bowery Theatre, New York
W
KO
1915-07-03 Bobby Dawson 1 3 0
Sharkey A.C., New York
W
TKO