Freddie Mills

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Birthday
26, 1919
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 25, 1965 (46)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
26, 1919
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 25, 1965 (46)

About

Known for his wild style and toughness, he was the world light heavyweight champion from 1948-1950.

Before Fame

He began boxing when he got a pair of boxing gloves at age 11, and began fighting his brother.

Trivia

During his career he compiled a record of 76-18-7, with 49 of his wins coming by way of knockout.

Family Life

He married Marie McCorkindale on September 30, 1948, and had two children with her.

Associated With

Fellow boxer Henry Cooper was a pallbearer at his wedding.