Bill Bossio

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Name: Bill Bossio
Birth Name: William Bossio
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2016-09-16 (Age:88)
Height: 154cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Trainer: Angelo Dundee
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Bill Bossio was the first successful fighter to be trained by Hall of Fame trainer Angelo Dundee. As an amateur, while in the Navy, he qualified for the 1948 London Olympic Games in the Bantamweight class. He earned a berth with a victory over Jim Mitchell of Oakland, California.

Olympic Games results

1948 (as a bantamweight)