IBF and WBA Light Welterweight Champion who was ranked as the #1 Junior Welterweight of the 20th century by the Associated Press.
He posted a 204-16 record as an amateur.
He worked as a motivational speaker for the NFL's New York Jets.
He had children named Aaron Jr., Antwan, Stephan, and Elizabeth.
He and Billy Backus are two American fighters enshrined in the International Boxing Hall of Fame.