Joe (Pep) Barone

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Name: Pep Barone
Alias: Joe Barone
Birth Name: Joseph P. Barone
Hometown: Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
Birthplace: Netcong, New Jersey, USA
Died: 1968-02-18 (Age:66)
Promoter: Record

Barone was a boxing promoter and manager in Allentown from the 1930s to the 1950s. Later he was one of the half-dozen men who managed Sonny Liston during his career. Owned and operated Pep's Saloon in Essington, Pa known for it's boxing memorabilia.