Joe Hipp

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Birthday
7, 1962
Birthplace
Montana
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
7, 1962 (age 55)
Birthplace
Montana

About

Blackfoot Tribe member who became the first Native American to challenge for the world heavyweight championship.

Before Fame

His professional debut was a 4-round decision victory over Steve Cortez in 1987.

Trivia

He was inducted into the American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame in May 2009.

Family Life

He married Barbara Hipp in 1991.

Associated With

He and wrestler Jack Brisco are among America's most distinguished Native American athletes.