Harry Balsamo

ID# 040113

Pro Boxing
42 6 2
30 KOs 3 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 50
rounds 225
KOs 60%

status inactive
career 1935-1940
birth name Rocco Balsamo
alias Belting Brakeman/Henry Balsamo
born 1914-05-10
nationality
USA
death date 1991-10-14 / age 77
debut 1935-05-11
division middle
stance orthodox
height 5′ 8½″   /   174cm
residence
New York, New York, USA
birth place
Sorrento, Campania, Italy

Pro Boxing Career

50 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1940-07-09 Ken Overlin 111 17 6
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
L
TKO
1940-04-01 Walter Franklin 20 3 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
TKO
1940-02-06 Walter Franklin 20 3 0
New York Coliseum, Bronx
D
PTS
1940-01-05 Stanley Hasrato 23 10 7
Madison Square Garden, New York
D
PTS
1939-12-19 Bud Mignault 41 31 11
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
PTS
1939-12-06 Domenico Ceccarelli 31 31 10
Jamaica Arena, Jamaica, Queens
W
KO
1939-11-07 Walter Franklin 20 2 0
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
PTS
1939-09-15 Babe Orgovan 17 13 1
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1939-04-28 Georgie Abrams 22 2 0
Hippodrome, New York
L
PTS
1938-08-23 Young Terry 85 31 8
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1938-07-20 Mario Caroselli 14 6 2
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1938-07-06 Al Cocozza 16 14 7
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1938-06-08 Andy Melia 14 5 2
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1937-12-17 Glen Lee 48 7 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
L
TKO
1937-11-05 Walter Woods 35 2 0
Hippodrome, New York
L
PTS
1937-09-07 Bob Turner 69 39 17
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1937-08-30 Casper LaRosa 19 29 12
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
W
KO
1937-08-04 Al Diamond 52 36 11
Dyckman Oval, Manhattan
W
PTS
1937-07-29 Tiger Roy Williams 53 38 8
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn
W
KO
1937-07-20 Casper LaRosa 19 28 12
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1937-06-24 Casper LaRosa 19 27 12
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1937-06-15 Jimmy Belmont 61 37 6
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1937-05-11 Jackie Aldare 58 41 12
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
KO
1937-04-13 Tony Celli 35 29 6
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
TKO

1937-04-08 Mickey Bottone 25 17 15
Star Casino, New York
W
TKO
1937-03-23 Tait Littman 42 21 2
Broadway Arena, Brooklyn
W
KO
1937-03-06 Jackie Aldare 58 39 12
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
PTS
1937-02-18 Harry Moore 2 5 0
Star Casino, New York
W
KO
1936-12-16 Solly Krieger 54 9 5
Hippodrome, New York
L
TKO
1936-10-28 Babe Risko 61 16 10
Hippodrome, New York
L
UD
1936-10-14 Erich Seelig 30 6 3
Hippodrome, New York
W
TKO
1936-09-08 Al Rossi 37 17 8
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1936-08-25 Lou Halper 41 27 15
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1936-08-04 Paul Pirrone 75 29 3
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
KO
1936-07-21 Jose Rodriguez 19 32 6
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
TKO
1936-07-06 Tex Irwin 6 2 2
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
KO
1936-07-01 Jack Siemers 10 12 2
Queensboro Arena, Long Island City, Queens
W
PTS
1936-01-29 Frank Slavin 8 4 1
Star Casino, New York
W
KO
1936-01-15 Leo Finnegan 14 8 4
Star Casino, New York
W
TKO
1935-12-18 Thys Menger 8 14 4
Star Casino, New York
W
TKO
1935-12-04 Billy Jacobs 10 6 1
Star Casino, New York
W
KO
1935-11-12 Frank Biangasso 20 18 3
New York Coliseum, Bronx
W
PTS
1935-10-23 Jose Rodriguez 15 25 5
Star Casino, New York
W
TKO
1935-10-09 Frank Biangasso 19 17 3
Star Casino, New York
W
KO
1935-09-30 Leo Finnegan 13 3 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
PTS
1935-09-16 Joe Marino 73 52 19
St. Nicholas Arena, New York
W
TKO
1935-08-12 Leo Finnegan 12 1 2
Dyckman Oval, Manhattan
W
PTS
1935-07-24 Roy Frisco 20 8 4
Coney Island Velodrome, Brooklyn
W
TKO
1935-07-01 Bill Murphy 3 10 0
Dyckman Oval, Manhattan
W
PTS
1935-05-11 Thys Menger 8 10 4
Ridgewood Grove, Brooklyn
W
KO