Joe Frazier

Jan 12, 1944

Bio: Spent early years on a farm in Beaufort, SC, where his father was a farm worker and moonshiner. Spent three years an amateur boxer with only one defeat. Made 1964 U.S. Olympic team as an alternate, but when a fighter was injured, he stepped in and won the only U.S. gold medal. Turned pro in 1965. Became heavyweight champion by defeating Jimmy Ellis in 1970 and was… More


Joe Frazier Videos

2 minutes 40 seconds
Facing Ali
2 minutes 29 seconds
Just The Ticket
1 minutes 29 seconds
Ghost Fever
1 minutes 27 seconds

Born Today