Lamont Peterson

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Birthday
24, 1984
Birthplace
Washington, DC
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
24, 1984 (age 35)
Birthplace
Washington, DC

About

Boxer who captured both the WBA (Super) and IBF light welterweight titles in 2011. In 2017, he became a two-weight champion, taking home the WBA (Regular) welterweight title. 

Before Fame

He had a troubled childhood, becoming homeless at age 10. During this time, he was taken under the wing of boxing coach Barry Hunter. 

Trivia

He became the U.S. Golden Gloves lightweight champion in 2001.

Family Life

His younger brother is fellow boxer Anthony Peterson.

Associated With

He defeated Kendall Holt via technical knockout to retain his IBF light welterweight title in February 2013.