Gus Lesnevich

ID# 010346

Pro Boxing
61 14 5
23 KOs 5 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 80
rounds 613
KOs 28.75%

status inactive
career 1934-1949
born 1915-02-22
nationality
USA
death date 1964-02-28 / age 49
debut 1934-05-05
division light heavy
stance orthodox
height 5′ 9″   /   175cm
residence
Cliffside Park, New Jersey, USA
birth place
Cliffside Park, New Jersey, USA

Pro Boxing Career

80 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1949-08-10 Ezzard Charles 63 5 1
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
L
RTD

1949-05-23 Joey Maxim 64 16 4
Cincinnati Gardens, Cincinnati
L
UD
1949-03-03 Eldridge Eatman 22 18 5
Mosque Theater, Newark
W
KO
1948-07-26 Freddie Mills 75 16 6
White City Stadium, White City
L
PTS
1948-03-05 Billy Fox 44 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1947-10-31 Tami Mauriello 75 10 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1947-07-30 Tami Mauriello 73 9 1
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
W
UD
1947-05-23 Melio Bettina 76 12 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1947-02-28 Billy Fox 37 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO
1946-09-17 Bruce Woodcock 27 1 0
Harringay Arena, Harringay
L
KO
1946-05-14 Freddie Mills 67 12 6
Harringay Arena, Harringay
W
TKO
1946-02-22 Lee Oma 44 18 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
TKO
1946-01-11 Joe Kahut 30 2 4
Auditorium, Portland
W
KO
1942-03-11 Jimmy Bivins 25 4 0
Arena, Cleveland
L
UD
1942-01-30 Bob Pastor 49 6 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1941-11-14 Tami Mauriello 32 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1941-08-26 Tami Mauriello 32 1 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
SD

1941-05-22 Anton Christoforidis 43 9 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1941-02-27 Nathan Mann 61 8 4
Olympia Stadium, Detroit
W
UD
1940-12-16 Jack Marshall 18 5 5
Laurel Garden, Newark
W
KO
1940-11-23 Al Delaney 57 18 6
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
L
PTS
1940-09-05 Henry Cooper 29 26 2
Belmont Park, Garfield
W
RTD
1940-07-22 Wally Sears 55 33 1
Belmont Park, Garfield
W
PTS
1940-06-05 Billy Conn 51 9 1
Olympia Stadium, Detroit
L
UD

1940-01-01 Dave Clark 32 3 3
Fair Grounds Coliseum, Detroit
W
UD
1939-11-17 Billy Conn 49 9 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD

1939-06-22 Dave Clark 29 1 3
Velodrome, Nutley
W
KO
1939-05-15 Larry Lane 28 6 0
Arena, Trenton
W
PTS
1939-02-02 Bob Olin 54 26 4
Sydney Sports Arena, Sydney
W
PTS
1939-01-13 Alabama Kid 148 40 20
Sydney Sports Ground, Sydney
W
RTD
1938-12-08 Ambrose Palmer 57 6 2
Sydney Sports Ground, Sydney
W
PTS
1938-10-27 Ron Richards 75 18 7
Sydney Sports Ground, Sydney
L
PTS
1938-06-16 Stanley Hasrato 20 7 6
Miller Stadium, West New York
W
KO
1938-06-01 Buddy Ryan 20 13 5
Miller Stadium, West New York
W
PTS
1938-03-23 Lou Brouillard 97 23 1
Hippodrome, New York
W
PTS
1938-02-24 Jack Kirkland 18 16 2
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
KO
1938-02-08 Ben Brown 40 4 1
Coliseum, Coral Gables
W
UD
1938-01-07 Joey Parks 30 3 2
Coliseum, Saint Louis
D
PTS
1937-11-19 Herbie Katz 27 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS

1937-10-05 Allen Matthews 84 15 3
Crystal Pool, Seattle
D
MD
1937-09-03 Alabama Kid 134 36 20
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco
W
PTS
1937-08-24 Atilio Sabatino 52 12 6
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1937-06-22 Young Stuhley 53 24 5
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1937-05-14 Johnny 'Bandit' Romero 104 23 6
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
KO
1937-03-12 Young Corbett III 110 10 21
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco
L
TKO
1937-02-20 Tony Celli 34 27 6
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1936-11-17 Freddie Steele 111 2 11
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
L
TKO
1936-11-04 Young Stuhley 53 22 5
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W
KO
1936-10-23 Marty Simmons 41 19 4
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
D
PTS
1936-10-09 Carmen Barth 38 5 2
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
PTS
1936-08-21 Ray Actis 30 4 5
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
PTS
1936-06-19 Louie Rogers 22 17 3
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
TKO
1936-05-29 Johnny Sikes 7 2 0
Legion Stadium, Hollywood
W
TKO
1936-05-19 Sammy Christian 1 3 1
Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles
W
PTS
1936-04-13 Frankie Caris 24 1 2
Laurel Garden, Newark
W
PTS
1936-03-16 Frankie Caris 24 1 1
Laurel Garden, Newark
D
PTS
1936-03-11 Billy Hood 59 32 17
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1936-02-04 Eddie Whalen 92 28 13
Braddock Arena, Jersey City
W
TKO
1935-12-17 Butch Lynch 26 5 4
Braddock Arena, Jersey City
W
PTS
1935-12-14 Frank LoBianco 12 32 10
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-05-25 Tony Celli 25 15 3
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-05-04 Tom Chester 5 3 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-04-13 Jimmy Varrelli 11 7 3
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-03-22 John Andersson 21 8 12
Madison Square Garden, New York
D
PTS
1935-03-02 John Andersson 21 7 12
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-02-02 Jackie Aldare 53 24 11
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1935-01-12 Bucky Lawless 77 43 6
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
KO
1934-12-29 Jackie Aldare 53 23 11
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-12-08 Stanley Willardson 9 2 2
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-11-24 Jackie Aldare 52 23 11
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
L
SD
1934-11-03 Tom Chester 5 1 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-10-13 Mark Hough 1 0 0
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-09-22 Charley Weise 6 8 1
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-09-13 Nicky Williams 6 10 1
Teterboro Airdrome, Hasbrouck Heights
W
PTS
1934-07-23 Frankie Cal 0 2 0
Oakland Outdoor Arena, Jersey City
W
TKO
1934-06-16 Roy Frisco 18 4 2
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-06-09 Willie Kline 13 21 6
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1934-05-29 Jimmy Calabrese debut
Kennel Track, Fort Lee
W
KO
1934-05-19 Sid Cohen 11 6 2
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
TKO
1934-05-05 Justin Hoffman 2 20 0
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
TKO