Joe Knight

ID# 025098

Pro Boxing
123 20 17
65 KOs 1 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 162
rounds 1214
KOs 40.12%

status inactive
career 1927-1938
birth name Joseph Washington Knight
alias Cairo Calamity
born 1909-10-16
nationality
USA
death date 1981-02-10 / age 71
debut 1927-10-13
division light heavy
stance southpaw
height 5′ 11½″   /   182cm
reach
73½″   /   187cm
residence
Cairo, Georgia, USA
birth place
Cairo, Georgia, USA

Pro Boxing Career

163 boutspage
1
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1938-04-19 Chet Gideon 8 14 1
American Legion Arena, Orlando
W
PTS
1938-04-08 Pat McDuff 14 4 1
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
PTS
1938-03-24 Eddie Boyle 5 16 3
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1938-03-03 Harold Anderson 24 11 0
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1937-06-18 Melio Bettina 24 5 2
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
L
PTS
1937-03-31 Patsy Perroni 52 14 8
Naval Armory, Detroit
N
NC
1936-10-12 Texas Joe Dundee 53 25 12
Lakeland
L
PTS
1936-06-01 Al Gainer 55 15 5
Hickey Park, Millvale
L
PTS
1936-04-13 Max Marek 10 2 0
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1936-04-07 Bob Godwin 126 22 20
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
L
UD
1936-03-19 Dewey Kimrey 39 18 4
Miami Stadium, Miami
W
PTS
1936-02-03 Buck Everett 45 22 6
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
SD
1936-01-17 Patsy Perroni 50 14 7
Coliseum, Coral Gables
D
PTS
1935-11-28 Wilson Dunn 70 26 8
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1935-11-25 George Blackburn 1 2 0
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
TKO
1935-11-14 Buck Everett 45 20 6
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
PTS
1935-10-25 Carl Knowles 43 21 7
Savannah
W
PTS
1935-09-30 Salvatore Ruggirello 27 42 0
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
TKO
1935-09-22 Pepon Gonzales 2 0 0
Havana
W
KO
1935-09-05 Al McCoy 91 18 17
Mount Royal Arena, Montreal
L
UD
1935-08-05 Buck Everett 45 19 4
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
D
PTS
1935-07-29 Benny Odell 20 13 3
Infantry School Arena, Fort Benning
W
KO
1935-07-25 Don 'Red' Barry 52 24 13
Savannah
W
PTS
1935-07-23 Dutch Weimer 49 18 1
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
PTS
1935-07-08 Tom Terry 5 3 0
W
KO
1935-07-04 Corn Griffin 45 20 4
Jacksonville Beach
W
RTD
1935-07-01 Mickey Dugan 19 7 1
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
KO
1935-06-27 Charlie Baisden 16 16 5
Moultrie
W
PTS
1935-02-19 Paul Marques 14 7 0
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
PTS
1935-02-11 Tony Shucco 62 10 3
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
L
MD
1935-01-28 Tony Shucco 62 10 2
Municipal Stadium, Miami
D
PTS
1935-01-10 Eddie Karolak 9 7 2
Beach Arena, Miami Beach
W
KO
1934-10-22 Wilson Dunn 62 21 6
City Auditorium, Galveston
W
KO
1934-10-15 Al Rodrigues 14 6 2
Coliseum, Coral Gables
W
TKO
1934-10-02 Earl Johnson 51 32 12
Athens
W
TKO
1934-09-28 Rosy Rosales 53 31 9
Carolina Arena, Asheville
W
PTS
1934-08-02 George Pavlick 44 14 5
Savannah
W
PTS
1934-07-23 Clyde Chastain 53 20 13
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
KO
1934-07-16 Leroy Brown 24 10 5
Sullivan's Bowl, Charleston
W
UD
1934-07-06 Rosy Rosales 53 28 9
Atlanta
W
PTS
1934-06-27 Henry Firpo 102 31 17
American Legion Arena, Washington
W
TKO
1934-06-11 Buck Everett 37 16 3
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
TKO
1934-06-08 Carl Knowles 28 16 4
Municipal Auditorium, Savannah
W
TKO
1934-05-28 Tony Cancela 50 21 10
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
UD
1934-05-11 Tony Shucco 57 7 2
Boston Garden, Boston
L
UD
1934-04-17 Tex Leavelle 14 16 8
Roanoke
W
KO
1934-04-05 Buck Everett 36 15 2
Coliseum, Coral Gables
D
PTS
1934-03-20 Eddie Houghton 17 10 1
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
PTS
1934-03-16 Les Kennedy 52 27 4
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
KO
1934-02-05 Maxie Rosenbloom 172 34 21
Madison Square Garden Stadium, Miami
D
PTS
1933-11-11 Eddie McCarthy 0 1 0
Municipal Stadium, Orlando
N
NC
1933-11-03 George Nichols 72 26 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
PTS
1933-10-16 Bob Godwin 112 12 16
Biscayne Arena, Miami
W
TKO
1933-09-22 Frankie Wine 56 57 18
Rome
W
PTS
1933-08-30 Bob Godwin 111 12 16
Twin City Arena, Laurel
L
SD
1933-08-08 Joe Banovic 42 17 3
Twin City Arena, Laurel
W
PTS
1933-06-28 Battling Bozo 38 17 15
Boutwell Municipal Auditorium, Birmingham
W
NWS
1933-06-12 Lou Scozza 72 25 8
Biscayne Arena, Miami
W
PTS
1933-05-15 Tiger Lemons 0 1 0
Sullivan's Bowl, Charleston
W
TKO
1933-04-17 Battling Bozo 38 15 14
Municipal Auditorium, Macon
W
UD
1933-04-03 Wild Bill Cox 8 13 4
City Auditorium, Macon
W
PTS
1933-03-14 Eric Lawson 40 23 7
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
W
PTS
1933-03-09 Tex Wallace 3 3 1
Waycross
W
PTS
1933-03-01 Bob Godwin 107 11 16
Legion Arena, West Palm Beach
L
PTS

1933-02-20 Eddie McCarthy debut
Lakeland
W
RTD
1933-02-15 Irving Ashkenazy 6 6 3
Leesburg
W
TKO
1933-02-13 Battling Bozo 38 14 14
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1933-01-13 Romeo LeMon 23 21 11
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1932-12-29 Russ Rowsey 19 30 5
Coliseum, Orlando
W
MD
1932-12-06 Owen Phelps 104 20 11
Portner's Arena, Alexandria
W
PTS
1932-12-02 Charley Arthurs 43 61 16
Daytona Beach
W
TKO
1932-11-29 Natie Brown 18 15 3
Jacksonville
W
TKO
1932-11-23 Chick Raines 35 7 5
Savannah
W
PTS
1932-11-11 Cracker Smith 6 8 3
American Legion Arena, Tallahassee
W
TKO
1932-11-09 Pietro Corri 14 57 5
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1932-10-17 George Nichols 68 19 5
Sullivan's Bowl, Charleston
W
UD
1932-09-19 George Courtney 79 16 2
Twin City Arena, Laurel
W
KO
1932-09-07 Bob Tow 16 10 1
Twin City Arena, Laurel
W
KO
1932-08-16 Eric Lawson 31 18 5
Biscayne Arena, Miami
W
KO
1932-08-05 Terry Roberts 16 30 1
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
TKO

1932-07-01 Bob Godwin 100 8 15
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1932-06-20 Eric Lawson 29 17 4
Roanoke
W
KO
1932-06-06 Willie Oster 17 28 2
Arena, Boston
W
PTS
1932-05-23 Charley Belanger 67 25 14
Arena, Boston
W
SD
1932-03-18 Maxie Rosenbloom 129 26 15
Daytona Beach
W
PTS
1932-02-15 Don Petrin 24 7 1
Biscayne Arena, Miami
W
KO
1932-01-20 Bob Godwin 94 8 12
Madison Square Garden Stadium, Miami
L
MD
1932-01-07 Tony Cancela 34 7 4
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
PTS
1931-12-18 Joe Finazzo 11 20 3
Legion Arena, Lake Worth
W
KO
1931-12-03 Don 'Red' Barry 22 5 4
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
PTS
1931-11-20 Cyclone Smith 16 4 3
Savannah
D
PTS
1931-11-10 Jake Denning 22 7 1
Jacksonville
W
PTS
1931-10-23 Jack Berry 0 1 0
Johnson Hagood Stadium, Charleston
W
KO
1931-10-09 Leslie Beard 0 2 0
Marianna
W
KO
1931-10-05 Monroe Porter 3 10 1
Lakeland
W
KO
1931-08-20 Carl Knowles 13 5 1
Savannah
W
TKO
1931-08-07 Spike Webb 39 28 14
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
PTS
1931-07-07 Corn Griffin 18 5 1
Doughboy Stadium, Fort Benning
W
PTS
1931-07-03 Spike Webb 38 28 13
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
L
PTS
1931-06-12 Bobby Evans 5 12 1
Cinderella Ballroom, Miami
W
KO
163 boutspage
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