Ring Boxing Hall of Fame and International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee who finished his career with a 110-25-15 and 16 no decisions record. Officially, he actually finished with a 78-5-7 record with 81 no contests but newspapers commonly reported a winner.
He made his professional debut on December 21, 1905 against Young Williams and was victorious in the bout.
He was known as the Welsh Wizard during his bids for British lightweight titles and world titles.
He met his wife Brahna Weinstein while working as a boxing instructor for his first job in the United States.
He allowed Jack Dempsey to relax at his very own health farm.