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Considered The Greatest Lightweight Boxer Of All Time, Joe Gans Was First African American To Win World Boxing Championship

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Joe Gans was born and raised in Baltimore and is considered among the greatest lightweight boxers of all time. Popularly known as the Old Master, Gans was crowned the World champion in the lightweight division; a title that he held from 1902 up until 1908. He held the …read more

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