Yama Bahama

ID# 011112

Pro Boxing
77 14 3
26 KOs 2 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 94
rounds 657
KOs 27.66%

status inactive
career 1953-1967
birth name William Horatio Butler Jr.
born 1933-02-16
nationality
Bahamas
death date 2009-06-29 / age 76
debut 1953-11-17
division middle
height 5′ 9″   /   175cm
residence
Bimini, Bahamas
birth place
Bimini, Bahamas

Pro Boxing Career

94 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1967-08-01 Linnes Johnson 12 11 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L
UD
1967-05-27 Bob Hall debut
Cocoa Expo Stadium, Cocoa
W
TKO
1967-05-05 Herman Dixon 22 24 5
Nassau
W
PTS
1965-11-19 Josh Thomas 5 12 5
Nassau
W
PTS
1963-03-06 Harry Monroe debut
Bimini
W
KO
1962-08-18 J C Ponder 3 0 0
Nassau
W
UD
1962-07-05 Jimmy Mackey 21 14 3
Bimini
W
PTS
1962-05-05 Luis Rodriguez 44 2 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
L
TKO
1962-01-09 Donnie Carrano 0 1 0
Bimini
W
KO
1961-11-25 Farid Salim 34 1 3
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
MD
1961-10-20 Gaylord Barnes 4 17 0
Mechanics Hall, Worcester
W
UD
1961-09-02 Ken Parker 0 2 0
Bimini
W
TKO
1961-07-29 Emile Griffith 24 2 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1961-06-24 Jose Gonzalez 18 4 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1961-06-02 Jimmy Robinson 4 6 0
Nassau
W
KO
1961-05-06 Joey Giambra 62 5 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
UD
1961-03-04 Giancarlo Garbelli 67 7 9
Palazzo dello Sport (Pad. 3 Fiera), Milan
W
UD
1961-02-17 Bobby Shaw 0 7 1
Bahamas Boxing Stadium, Nassau
W
TKO
1961-01-16 Ted Wright 33 6 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
D
PTS
1960-12-20 Johnny Simms debut
Bimini
W
KO
1960-11-16 Luis Rodriguez 33 0 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L
MD
1960-08-02 Stan Harrington 35 7 1
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu
W
UD
1960-05-24 Victor Zalazar 19 4 1
Auditorium Arena, Denver
W
PTS
1960-04-23 Aman Peck 21 37 3
Bahamas Boxing Stadium, Nassau
W
UD
1960-04-08 Tony Necro 28 22 11
Auditorium, Bimini
W
TKO
1960-03-04 Victor Zalazar 18 3 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
SD
1959-11-27 Georgia Kid 14 15 4
Oakes Field Sports Center, Nassau
W
PTS
1959-05-23 Andy Mayfield 26 26 2
Bimini
W
PTS
1959-05-16 Ray Sheppard 4 9 7
Bimini
W
PTS
1959-04-29 Phil Moyer 13 1 1
Armory, Portland
W
UD
1959-03-13 Wilf Greaves 27 10 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1958-11-26 Rudell Stitch 15 4 0
Exposition Center, Louisville
L
UD
1958-10-07 Jesse Bogart 22 15 2
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio
W
KO
1958-08-01 Joe Miceli 57 31 7
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1958-06-18 Kid Gavilan 108 29 5
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
UD
1958-05-02 Clarence Robinson 0 2 0
Sports Centre, Nassau
W
TKO
1958-04-18 Ray Sheppard 4 1 4
Butler's Auditorium, Bimini
W
PTS
1958-04-04 Aman Peck 17 24 3
Bimini
W
PTS
1957-12-09 Arthur King 61 13 0
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto
L
SD
1957-10-02 Del Flanagan 85 14 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
UD
1957-07-09 Deacon Washington 2 3 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
TKO
1957-06-05 Gil Turner 52 15 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L
SD
1957-03-29 Willie Kid Johnson 19 23 0
Garfunkel Field, Nassau
W
UD
1957-02-01 Isaac Logart 47 6 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
UD
1956-12-14 Jimmy Martinez 70 25 7
Arena, Cleveland
W
UD
1956-10-26 Tex Gonzalez 23 5 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
TKO

1956-08-09 Pat Lowry 40 10 0
Memorial Stadium, Saginaw
L
SD
1956-06-29 Gil Turner 50 12 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1956-05-11 Hardy Smallwood 18 4 2
War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse
W
UD
1956-03-16 Jimmy Ford 21 14 5
Garfunkel Field, Nassau
W
TKO
1956-02-25 Carlo Sarlo 19 4 1
Civic Center, Lansing
W
PTS
1956-01-12 Leffie Walker 9 2 0
Flint
W
TKO
1955-12-26 Giampaolo Melis 34 9 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
UD
1955-12-15 Howard Calloway 2 5 1
Auditorium, Saginaw
W
KO
1955-11-29 Major Woodson 4 4 0
I.M.A. Auditorium, Flint
W
PTS
1955-10-04 Gene Parker 49 8 4
State Fair Coliseum, Detroit
W
KO
1955-09-13 Hector Peralta 0 1 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
TKO
1955-08-09 Jimmy Ford 19 9 5
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
UD
1955-07-26 Mickey Savage 31 9 3
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
UD
1955-06-30 Battling Douglas 1 2 1
Bimini
W
TKO
1955-06-14 Abe Cruz 3 10 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
TKO
1955-06-03 Frank Bombiani 8 6 1
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1955-05-13 Mario Terry 10 13 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1955-04-15 Iggy Zotto 11 17 0
Arena, Philadelphia
W
PTS
1955-03-28 Mario Moreno 42 39 3
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1955-03-04 Iggy Zotto 11 16 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1955-01-11 Alan Kennedy 15 3 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
UD
1954-12-28 Jasper Hall 0 1 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
UD
1954-12-17 Leo Segar 0 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1954-11-26 Joe Lissy 10 8 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1954-10-19 Jimmy Ford 9 5 4
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L
PTS
1954-09-21 John L Perry 4 0 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
UD
1954-08-31 Carlo Sarlo 10 0 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
L
MD
1954-08-17 Don Oates 3 10 1
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
TKO
1954-07-20 Bob Hoffman 3 1 0
Motor City Speedway, Detroit
L
KO
1954-07-13 Virgil Williams debut
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
PTS
1954-06-29 Chuck Dillsworth 0 2 0
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
KO
1954-06-15 Guido Picone 5 2 2
Motor City Arena, Detroit
W
PTS
1954-06-01 Jimmy Ford 6 4 3
Auditorium, Miami Beach
L
PTS
1954-05-22 Grady Pierce 6 3 1
Dinner Key Auditorium, Coconut Grove
D
PTS
1954-05-11 Larry Wells 0 1 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1954-04-20 Willie Jones 3 0 0
Nassau
W
PTS
1954-03-26 Willie Brown debut
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
KO
1954-03-24 Humphrey Humphries 1 3 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1954-03-19 Eddie Donawa 0 1 0
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
D
PTS
1954-03-11 Larry Wells debut
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
PTS
1954-03-02 Jimmy Wilson 7 18 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
KO
1954-02-15 Johnny Williams debut
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
KO
1954-02-02 Baldwin Deveaux 0 5 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1954-01-20 Baldwin Deveaux 0 4 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1953-12-29 Phil Brick debut
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
KO
1953-12-15 Humphrey Humphries 1 2 0
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1953-12-01 Eddie Armstrong debut
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1953-11-17 Harry Lee Irwin debut
Auditorium, Miami Beach
W
TKO