Today in Light Middleweight History

Events in Sport

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2015-07-06 Floyd Mayweather Jr. is stripped of his WBO welterweight boxing title after failing to pay his $200,000 & vacate his light middleweight title

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1938-06-24 Boris Lagutin, USSR, light-middleweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1964, 68)
  • 1939-10-15 Carmelo Bossi, Italy, light middleweight boxer (Olympic-silver-1960)
  • 1949-08-26 John Baldwin, light middleweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1968), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1951-08-17 Alan Minter, England, light-middleweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1972)
  • 1973-09-17 David Reid, light middleweight boxer (Olympics-gold-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania