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.
- 1956-08-21 Boxing champ Archie Moore (42) weds model Joan Hardy in Ensenada, Mexico
- 1955-09-21 Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore in 9 for heavyweight boxing title
- 1956-11-30 Floyd Patterson KOs Archie Moore in 5 for heavyweight boxing title