Sam Robideau

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Sam Robideau

Name: Sam Robideau
Alias: Sammy Rubidoux
Birth Name: Samuel Robideau
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Died: 1973-01-01 (Age:80)
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 166cm
Pro Boxer: Record

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  • Robideau, like many other fighters of his time, gained considerable experience as a boxer during military service, before turning professional. Some of his service fights are listed in the 1914 edition of Ring Battles of Centuries, as follows:
1911:  Jan. 2, Fred Desmond, Cherbourg France, W 4; Jan. 12, Kid Lamke, Cuba, W 8; Jan. 18, Fred Desmond, Cuba, W 8; Jan. 28, Johnny Duwartz, Cuba, D 6; Feb. 6, Jimmy Murray, Cuba, W 6; Feb. 15, Billy Stober, Cuba, W 6; Feb. 22, Young Melton, Cuba, KO 3.
1912:  Jan. 5, Billy Shevlin, Cuba, D 7; Jan. 10, Mickey Farrell, Cuba, W 7; Feb. 3, Young Davis, Cuba, KO 3; Feb. 3, Pat Danahy, Cuba, W 7; Feb. 18, Tommy Bailey, Cuba, W 7; March 3, George Smiley, Cuba, W 7; Mar. 9, Harry Myers, Cuba, W 7; Mar. 12, Sailor Davis, W 7.