Name: Jose Roman
Hometown: Tampa, Florida, USA
Birthplace: Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Pro Boxer: Record
Jose Roman was the first Puerto Rican to challenge for the world Heavyweight title, losing by knockout in round one to George Foreman in what was, incidentally, the first world Heavyweight title fight ever held at Tokyo, Japan.
He was national Heavyweight Champion in Puerto Rico.
Roman currently works as a cashier at a Tampa, Florida, supermarket.