Archie Moore

Boxing Champion Archie Moore Full Name: Archie Moore [Archibald Lee Wright]

United States of America

Profession: Boxing Champion
Why Famous: Light Heavyweight World Champion (December 1952 – May 1962) who had one of the longest professional careers in the history of the sport.

He holds the record for the most career knockouts with 131.

Born: December 13, 1913
Birthplace: Benoit, Mississippi, USA
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: December 9, 1998 (aged 84)
Cause of Death: Heart failure

Married Life

  • 1956-08-21 Boxing champ Archie Moore (42) weds model Joan Hardy in Ensenada, Mexico

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