Young Peter Jackson (LA)
Name: Young Peter Jackson
Birth Name: Peter Martin
Hometown: Los Angeles, California, USA
Birthplace: Georgia, USA
Died: 1979-04-09 (Age:66)
Pro Boxer: Record
Manager: Wirt Ross, George Parnassus (1939)
Young Peter Jackson was born Peter Martin on April 15, 1912. He is to be distinguished from Young Peter Jackson, who boxed from 1895 to 1914.
Outpointed Manuel Villa I over ten rounds to win the California State Lightweight Championship in 1932. Jackson would successfully defend the title nine times.