Carmelo Negron

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Name: Carmelo Negron
Hometown: New York, New York, USA
Birthplace: Puerto Rico
Died: 2013-05-10 (Age:53)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 156cm
Reach: 165cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

  • 1978 represented Chicago at the Intercity Golden Gloves Tournament at 119 lb.
  • USA Illinois State lightweight title (2000)

Illness and Death

Shortly after an operation to remove a stomach tumor, Carmelo Negron died of advanced dementia and stomach cancer on May 10, 2013. He was buried in Hartford, Connecticut, on May 17, 2013.




Preceded by:
Louie Lomeli
USA Illinois State lightweight title
2000 November 22 – 2001 June 01
Vacated
Succeeded by:
Mike DiBenedetto