Battling Bozo

ID# 021877

Pro Boxing
32 34 13
7 KOs 10 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 80
rounds 673
KOs 8.75%

status inactive
career 1927-1937
birth name James Curtis Hambright
alias Curtis Hambright
born 1911-01-21
nationality
USA
death date 1994-11-11 / age 83
debut 1927-11-07
division light heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 2″   /   188cm
residence
Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Pro Boxing Career

103 boutspage
1
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1937-01-05 Chief Penland 4 4 0
American Legion Arena, Anniston
L
NWS
1936-12-30 Ed Kaiser 0 1 0
Coliseum, Augusta
L
KO
1936-11-24 Ed Kaiser debut
American Legion Arena, Anniston
W
NWS
1936-10-22 Ross Tipton 5 0 2
Talladega
D
NWS
1936-06-03 Bud Creed 23 10 5
Eagles Club, Milwaukee
L
TKO
1936-05-13 King Kong 1 0 0
Rayen-Wood Auditorium, Youngstown
L
PTS
1936-03-03 Jim McVey 22 10 0
Rayen-Wood Auditorium, Youngstown
L
KO
1936-02-17 Tom Dawson 3 5 0
Broadway Auditorium, Buffalo
L
PTS
1936-02-10 Jimmy Brown 29 8 2
Eagles Hall, East Liverpool
L
PTS
1936-01-21 Junior Munsell 2 0 0
Ponca City
L
PTS
1936-01-01 Buddy Knox 30 2 5
Memorial Hall, Dayton
L
PTS
1935-12-23 Buddy Knox 29 2 5
Memorial Hall, Dayton
L
PTS
1935-11-20 Young Palmer debut
Ashtabula
W
KO
1935-11-14 Jack Trammell 22 1 1
Fairmont
L
TKO
1935-11-04 Johnny Whiters 30 6 2
I.M.A. Auditorium, Flint
L
PTS
1935-10-29 Buddy McArthur 43 19 5
Armory, Akron
W
PTS
1935-09-30 Carl Knowles 42 21 7
Sumter
L
PTS
1935-08-13 Berry Baggett 2 4 2
Pennant Park, Chattanooga
W
PTS
1935-06-25 Berry Baggett 2 3 1
Pennant Park, Chattanooga
D
PTS
1935-02-19 Harold Anderson 20 8 0
Aurora
L
PTS
1934-09-16 Ernie Anderson 7 1 0
Saginaw
L
PTS
1934-09-10 Berry Baggett 0 1 1
Chattanooga
L
PTS
1934-04-02 Tony Galento 46 15 2
Laurel Garden, Newark
L
DQ
1934-03-23 George Pavlick 41 12 5
Public Hall, Cleveland
L
PTS
1933-12-28 Harry Williams 38 18 6
Agoga Tabernacle, Evansville
W
PTS
1933-12-11 Jack Spurgin debut
City Auditorium, Birmingham
W
KO
1933-10-20 Al Gainer 28 7 4
Phoenix Arena, Waterbury
L
PTS
1933-09-20 Al Stillman 50 12 4
Battery A Arena, Saint Louis
L
KO
1933-09-04 Nick Popicg 11 9 6
Memorial Auditorium, Beckley
W
PTS
1933-09-01 Al Gainer 28 7 3
Johnson Field, Johnson City
D
PTS
1933-08-07 Corn Griffin 39 9 3
Carolina Arena, Asheville
L
PTS
1933-06-28 Joe Knight 82 12 12
Boutwell Municipal Auditorium, Birmingham
L
NWS
1933-05-17 Carl Knowles 21 11 2
Cain Street Arena, Atlanta
D
PTS
1933-05-09 Corn Griffin 35 8 2
Post Gymnasium, Fort Benning
L
PTS
1933-04-17 Joe Knight 79 12 12
Municipal Auditorium, Macon
L
UD
1933-02-13 Joe Knight 73 11 12
Daytona Beach
L
PTS
1932-11-07 Ollie Joyner 18 23 3
Fairgrounds Arena, Bradenton
D
PTS
1932-10-25 Corn Griffin 28 8 1
Post Gymnasium, Fort Benning
D
PTS
1932-09-28 Jack O'Dowd 16 4 2
Arena Gardens, Detroit
L
PTS
1932-07-25 Tiger Jack Fox 28 5 4
Taylor Bowl, Terre Haute
D
PTS
1932-07-11 Billy Roederer 12 7 2
Punch Bowl, Louisville
L
NWS
1932-06-22 Joe Lillich 6 3 0
Memphis
D
PTS
1932-06-08 Joe Lillich 5 3 0
Lyceum Theater, Memphis
L
KO
1932-05-30 Charley Beard debut
Paducah
W
KO
1932-05-03 Cyclone Smith 17 7 4
Doughboy Stadium, Fort Benning
D
PTS
1932-04-21 Buster Newberry 50 26 6
Hickory
D
PTS
1932-04-19 Tony Cancela 38 11 4
Sullivan's Bowl, Charleston
D
PTS
1932-03-28 Jack Blackstock 1 7 0
City Auditorium, Birmingham
W
TKO
1932-03-14 Babe Hunt 66 15 5
City Auditorium, Birmingham
W
NWS
1932-01-28 Billy Jones 44 11 2
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
L
TKO

1931-12-18 Pret Ferrar 8 0 3
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
PTS
1931-12-01 Jack Redman 29 1 2
Armory, Indianapolis
W
SD
1931-11-02 Maxie Rosenbloom 125 25 14
Convention Hall, Kansas City
L
UD
1931-10-26 KO Christner 42 22 2
Birmingham
W
NWS
1931-10-08 Bob Godwin 87 8 12
Jacksonville
L
PTS
1931-09-22 Maxie Rosenbloom 123 25 13
City Auditorium, Atlanta
D
PTS
1931-09-14 Cracker Jack Webb 19 11 1
Nashville
W
PTS
1931-09-08 Johnny Freeman 21 16 2
Chattanooga
W
PTS
1931-08-28 Cracker Jack Webb 19 10 1
Waycross
W
PTS
1931-08-25 Cyclone Smith 15 3 3
Doughboy Stadium, Fort Benning
W
PTS
1931-08-10 Babe Hunt 64 13 5
City Auditorium, Birmingham
L
NWS
1931-07-08 Chuck Burns 38 38 13
Winston-Salem
W
SD
1931-07-03 Natie Brown 9 9 1
Municipal Stadium, Cleveland
W
PTS
1931-06-22 Pete Latzo 99 33 4
City Auditorium, Birmingham
W
NWS
1931-06-09 Pete Latzo 99 32 4
Atlanta
W
PTS
1931-05-18 Murray Gitlitz 35 28 6
Atlanta
W
KO
1931-04-07 Lou Scozza 60 15 7
Flint
L
PTS
1931-03-23 Frankie Wine 51 39 15
Flint
W
PTS
1931-03-19 Jack Barry 18 18 3
Moline Field House, Moline
W
PTS
1931-03-06 Lou Scozza 60 14 7
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
PTS
1931-02-09 Maxie Rosenbloom 112 22 12
City Auditorium, Birmingham
D
NWS
1931-01-30 Bud Doran 10 12 1
Cicero Stadium, Cicero
W
PTS
1930-12-22 Rosy Rosales 46 11 4
Birmingham
D
NWS
1930-11-28 Harry Dillon 41 25 4
Coliseum, Chicago
W
PTS
1930-11-18 Tommy Davenport 6 3 3
Little Rock
W
PTS
1930-11-10 Owen Phelps 78 12 9
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
PTS
1930-10-20 Tony Marullo 43 34 3
Coliseum Arena, New Orleans
W
PTS
1930-09-29 Maxie Rosenbloom 108 22 11
Birmingham
D
NWS
1930-09-08 Emmett Rocco 28 11 1
Birmingham
W
NWS
1930-08-08 Michel Maurer 18 10 1
Birmingham
W
NWS
1930-07-29 Jess Akers 17 4 2
Montgomery
W
NWS
1930-07-17 Tony Cancela 20 2 0
Tulsa
W
PTS
1930-07-04 Yale Okun 53 23 7
Birmingham
W
NWS
1930-05-19 Jack Elkhart 20 30 2
Birmingham
W
KO
1930-03-31 Jimmy Byrne 47 15 8
Birmingham
W
NWS
1930-03-04 Roy Wallace 54 5 3
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
D
PTS
1930-02-24 Chester Bush 27 13 3
Birmingham
W
KO
1930-01-24 Willie Ptomey 63 30 20
Montgomery
W
NWS
1930-01-05 Bob Godwin 47 6 6
Birmingham
N
ND
1929-12-17 Bob Tow debut
Birmingham
W
NWS
1929-11-25 Bob Godwin 44 6 6
City Auditorium, Birmingham
L
PTS
1929-09-16 Jess Akers 12 2 1
Tupelo
L
KO
1929-09-12 Al Stillman 13 0 0
American Legion Stadium, Greenwood
W
PTS
1929-09-09 Mike McTigue 104 38 13
Birmingham
L
NWS
1929-06-24 Buster Mallini 43 12 6
Birmingham
W
NWS
1929-04-22 Kid Williams 6 4 3
Birmingham
W
NWS
1929-04-08 Jimmy Cox 28 23 5
Birmingham
D
NWS
1929-02-11 Jimmy Cox 26 23 5
Birmingham
L
KO
1928-09-03 Battling Guillidge 1 3 0
Aberdeen
W
PTS
1928-01-31 Red Wilson 0 4 1
Ringside Club, Atlanta
D
PTS
103 boutspage
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