Jimmy Archer

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Name: Jimmy Archer
Hometown: New York, New York, USA
Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
Height: 173cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Jimmy Archer won the 1955 New York Daily News Golden Gloves 147lb Open Championship. Archer ko'd Clyde Washington of the Empire Sporting Club in the second round to win the championship, then he won the New York Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions and the Intercity Golden Gloves' championships in the welterweight divisions. Archer trained at the Mount Carmel City Youth Orgaization Gym in New York City. In 1969, he made a comeback after a 9-year layoff and won three fights.

Jimmy Archer is the brother of fellow boxer Joey Archer, and was his manager.




Preceded by:
Distino Lois
New York Daily News Golden Gloves
Open Welterweight Champion

1955
Succeeded by:
John Chavis
Preceded by:
Reybon Stubbs
New York Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions
Welterweight Champion

1955
Succeeded by:
Richard Hall
Preceded by:
Reybon Stubbs
Intercity Golden Gloves
Welterweight Champion

1955
Succeeded by:
Richard Hall