Tony Herrera

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Tony Herrera & Benny Leonard: 1931

Name: Tony Herrera
Alias: The Brown Symphony in Leather
Birth Name: Antonio Campbell
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA
Died: 1979-11-13 (Age:72)
Height: 179cm
Reach: 180cm
Pro Boxer: Record

Division: Lightweight
Trainer: Whitey Eckwert
Manager: Walk Miller
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Tony Herrera was born Tony Campbell to a Scottish father and a Mexican mother. Since his appearance was more Mexican than Scotch, he fought under his mother's maiden name. San Antonio Light; August 14 1936. Herrera's son Billy Herrera was a journeyman featherweight and lightweight boxer during the late 1940s and early 1950s.