Cus Damato

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Birthday
17, 1908
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Nov 4, 1985 (77)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
17, 1908
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Nov 4, 1985 (77)

About

Boxing manager and trainer who was a believer in peek-a-boo boxing, and who trained many legends, including Mike Tyson.

Before Fame

He was a successful amateur boxer, but couldn't fight professionally because of an eye injury, so he turned to managing and training.

Trivia

He was a trainer for more than 50 years.

Family Life

He was born in Bronx, New York, and died in Catskill, New York.

Associated With

He is credited with tutoring many famous managers and trainers, including Teddy Atlas.