Vince Dundee

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Name: Vince Dundee
Birth Name: Vincenzo Lazzara
Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Birthplace: Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
Died: 1949-07-27 (Age:41)
Height: 173cm
Reach: 180cm
Pro Boxer: Record

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Vince Dundee grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the brother of World Welterweight Champion Joe Dundee. He was stricken with multiple sclerosis in 1942, and died at a Glendale, California sanitarium in 1949. He was survived by his wife, Connie; son, Vince Jr.; and father, Louis Lazzara of Boston.

He survived a collision with a train that hurled his automobile several hundred feet not long after his boxing career had ended.

Video of Dundee's bout with Freddie Steele: [1]