Marvin Johnson

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Birthday
12, 1954
Birthplace
Indiana
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
12, 1954 (age 65)
Birthplace
Indiana

About

Nicknamed Pops, he was a 3-time WBC Light Heavyweight Champion, and won a bronze medal at the 1972 Olympics in Munich.

Before Fame

He won the 1971 National Golden Gloves Light Heavyweight Championship as an amateur.

Trivia

He was named The Ring magazine's Comeback Fighter of the Year in 1984.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Associated With

He was knocked out by Michael Spinks one and a half minutes into the fourth round on March 28, 1981.