Tommy Cello

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Name: Tommy Cello
Alias: Edward Tomasello
Birth Name: Edward John Tomasello
Hometown: San Francisco, California, USA
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Died: 1969-03-01 (Age:68)
Pro Boxer: Record

  • Photo (right): [1]
  • Birth date and death date based on an Edward Tomasello of Napa County, California
  • Cello later managed Texas heavyweight Jack Thompson when he boxed in the Bay Area

According to the U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 database on Ancestry.com, one Edward John Tomasello was born in San Francisco, California on January 18, 1901 and worked as a barber. The passport was issued on February 17, 1922. Tomasello intended to travel to Australia, New Zealand and Tahiti before returning to the United States in two years. Note- During 1922, Tommy Cello was stopped by Sid Godfrey and Harry Collins in his only known bouts in Australia.