Jack Johnson (March 1878 -June was the first African American heavyweight boxing champion. The 1970 film The Great White Hope and the 2005 Ken Burns documentary Unforgivable Blackness are accounts of his life.
World Heavyweight Boxing Champ Vitali Klitschko is Leading the Opposition Party in Ukraine
Grave Marker- ("SUGAR RAY ROBINSON") a heavyweight boxing champ. In Robinson's last years, he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. He died in Los Angeles at the age of 67 and was interred in the Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California.
circa 1986, Heavyweight Boxing at Wembley, James 'Bonecrusher' Smith k,o,d Frank Bruno, Great Britain's Frank Bruno, right, slugs it out with USA's James 'Bonecrusher' Smith January 01, 1986