Benny Gershe

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Name: Benny Gershe
Alias: Benjamin/Ben Joshua Gershey
Birth Name: Benjamin J. Gershuny
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Birthplace: Nelsonville, Ohio, USA
Died: 1985-04-30 (Age:84)
Stance: Southpaw
Referee: Record
Pro Boxer: Record

Gershe's father was a rabbi. Ranked as the number 15 featherweight in the world by Ring magazine for 1925. Gershe had a series of bad hand injuries that impacted his career and likely shortened it.