Bob Foster

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Birthday
27, 1938
Birthplace
New Mexico
Death Date
Nov 21, 2015 (77)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
27, 1938
Birthplace
New Mexico
Death Date
Nov 21, 2015 (77)

About

One of the greatest Light Heavyweight world champions in history, having won in WBA, WBC, and The Ring bouts.

Before Fame

He won a silver medal at the 1959 Pan American Games as an amateur.

Trivia

He was ranked #55 on The Ring Magazine's list of the 80 best fighters of the past 80 years.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Associated With

He suffered a famous loss to Muhammed Ali, who took home the NABF Heavyweight title in that fight.