Billy Conn

ID# 009007

Pro Boxing
64 11 1
15 KOs 3 KOs

Pro Boxing

bouts 76
rounds 646
KOs 19.74%

status inactive
career 1934-1948
birth name William David Conn
alias Pittsburgh Kid
born 1917-10-08
nationality
USA
death date 1993-05-29 / age 75
debut 1934-07-20
division light heavy
stance orthodox
height 6′ 1½″   /   187cm
reach
72½″   /   184cm
residence
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
birth place
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Pro Boxing Career

76 bouts
dateopponentw-l-d
last 6
result
1948-11-25 Jackie Lyons 31 18 3
Sportatorium, Dallas
W
KO
1948-11-15 Mike O'Dowd 6 8 1
Macon
W
TKO
1946-06-19 Joe Louis 54 1 0
Yankee Stadium, Bronx
L
KO
1942-02-13 Tony Zale 51 15 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1942-01-28 Jay D Turner 23 21 4
Municipal Auditorium, Saint Louis
W
UD
1942-01-12 Henry Cooper 30 35 2
University Field House, Toledo
W
UD
1941-06-18 Joe Louis 49 1 0
Polo Grounds, New York
L
KO
1941-05-26 Buddy Knox 105 16 9
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W
TKO
1941-04-04 Gunnar Barlund 41 12 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago
W
TKO
1941-03-05 Danny Hassett 38 12 4
Uline Arena, Washington
W
KO
1941-02-27 Ira Hughes 11 9 4
Clarksburg
W
TKO
1940-11-29 Lee Savold 60 28 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1940-10-18 Al McCoy 116 29 20
Boston Garden, Boston
W
UD
1940-09-06 Bob Pastor 40 5 4
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
KO
1940-06-05 Gus Lesnevich 46 5 5
Olympia Stadium, Detroit
W
UD

1940-01-10 Henry Cooper 29 19 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1939-11-17 Gus Lesnevich 45 4 5
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1939-09-25 Melio Bettina 46 7 2
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W
UD

1939-08-14 Gus Dorazio 37 7 1
Shibe Park, Philadelphia
W
TKO
1939-07-13 Melio Bettina 45 6 2
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD

1939-05-12 Solly Krieger 75 17 6
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1939-02-10 Fred Apostoli 34 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1939-01-06 Fred Apostoli 34 3 0
Madison Square Garden, New York
W
UD
1938-11-28 Solly Krieger 71 16 5
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1938-10-27 Honeyboy Jones 35 14 2
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1938-09-14 Ray Actis 32 8 5
Civic Auditorium, San Francisco
W
TKO
1938-07-25 Teddy Yarosz 92 9 2
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
L
UD
1938-05-10 Erich Seelig 38 8 4
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
MD
1938-04-04 Domenico Ceccarelli 30 20 9
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1938-01-24 Honeyboy Jones 32 13 2
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1937-12-16 Solly Krieger 61 14 5
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
L
UD
1937-11-08 Young Corbett III 114 10 21
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1937-09-30 Teddy Yarosz 89 5 2
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
SD
1937-08-13 Young Corbett III 113 10 21
Dreamland Auditorium, San Francisco
L
PTS
1937-08-03 Ralph Chong 48 38 5
Idora Park, Youngstown
W
TKO
1937-06-30 Teddy Yarosz 89 4 2
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W
SD
1937-05-27 Oscar Rankins 38 24 4
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
SD

1937-05-03 Vince Dundee 121 19 14
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1937-03-11 Babe Risko 64 17 10
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-12-28 Fritzie Zivic 48 16 4
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
SD
1936-12-02 Jimmy Brown 33 10 2
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
TKO
1936-10-22 Ralph Chong 48 29 4
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-10-19 Charley Weise 14 26 5
Islam Grotto, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-09-21 Roscoe Manning 28 14 5
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W
TKO
1936-09-08 Honeyboy Jones 22 11 1
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
SD
1936-08-10 Teddy Movan 13 3 3
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
UD
1936-07-30 Teddy Movan 13 2 3
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-06-15 General Burrows 11 6 0
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
UD
1936-06-03 Honeyboy Jones 18 10 1
Greenlee Field, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1936-05-27 Honeyboy Jones 18 9 1
Greenlee Field, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-05-19 Dick Ambrose 5 11 1
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
SD
1936-04-27 General Burrows 11 5 0
Moose Lodge, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1936-04-13 Steve Nickleash 2 6 1
Moose Lodge, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-03-16 Steve Nickleash 2 5 1
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-02-17 Louis Cook 15 11 5
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-02-03 Louis Cook 15 10 5
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1936-01-27 Johnny Yurcini 1 4 0
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
TKO
1935-11-18 Steve Walters 3 0 0
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1935-10-14 Teddy Movan 8 1 2
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
D
PTS
1935-10-07 Johnny Yurcini 1 3 0
Johnstown
W
PTS
1935-09-10 Johnny Yurcini 1 1 0
Washington
W
PTS
1935-09-09 George Liggins 0 2 0
Duquesne Gardens, Pittsburgh
W
UD
1935-08-19 Teddy Movan 7 1 2
Hickey Park, Millvale
L
SD
1935-07-29 Ray Eberle 4 6 3
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
UD
1935-07-09 Teddy Movan 6 0 2
Hickey Park, Millvale
L
PTS
1935-06-10 Ralph Gizzy 2 7 2
Hickey Park, Millvale
L
PTS
1935-06-03 Ray Eberle 3 5 3
Hickey Park, Millvale
W
SD
1935-04-25 Ralph Gizzy 1 6 2
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
L
UD
1935-04-08 George Schlee 1 8 0
Moose Lodge, Pittsburgh
W
KO
1935-03-13 Stanley Nagy 1 0 0
Wheeling
W
PTS
1935-02-25 Ray Eberle 2 4 3
Moose Lodge, Pittsburgh
L
PTS
1935-01-29 Johnny Birek 5 11 2
Motor Square Garden, Pittsburgh
W
SD
1934-11-12 Pete Leone 2 3 0
Wheeling
L
RTD
1934-09-27 Paddy Gray 1 4 1
Northside Arena, Pittsburgh
W
PTS
1934-08-30 Bob Dorman 2 0 0
Parkersburg
W
PTS
1934-07-20 Johnny Lewis debut
Valley Bell Park, Charleston
W
KO