Name: Johnny Shkor
Alias: Fighting Sailor
Birth Name: John Shkor
Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Died: 2002-02-10 (Age:82)
Pro Boxer: Record
Manager: Johnny Buckley
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Shkor (Pronounced "score") joined the United States Navy during World War II. While stationed in Hawaii he won the Pacific Ocean Heavyweight Title. After being discharged in 1945, he returned to boxing.
- Rocky Marciano's biography claims that Shkor's height was 6'5".
Birth/Death dates from SSDI