Carl Williams

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Birthday
10, 1959
Birthplace
Florida
Death Date
Apr 7, 2013 (53)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1959
Birthplace
Florida
Death Date
Apr 7, 2013 (53)

About

Former USBA United States heavyweight champion known best for his fights against Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes.

Before Fame

He was a two-time New York Golden Gloves champion before turning pro.

Trivia

He died of esophageal cancer at the age of 53.

Family Life

He had two daughters, Carla and Nijah, and a son Daniel.

Associated With

In his 1989 bout against Mike Tyson, Williams was floored by a devastating left hook; he beat the count but was deemed unable to continue by the referee.