Frank Battaglia

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Name: Frank Battaglia
Birth Name: Francisco J Battaglia
Hometown: Santa Monica, California, USA
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Died: 1971-12-17 (Age:61)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 175cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Manager: Ernie Fliegel
1935 cartoon

  • Frankie Jackson (as Nick Lystar) beat Frankie Battaglia as an amateur and in pro debut

After his boxing career ended, Frank Battaglia became a dog breeder in Minnesota, and later owned a farm in Wisconsin. As an amateur boxer, he had represented Canada as a lightweight at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympic Games. He lost on points to Robert Charles Smith of South Africa.