Charlie Powell boxer

Charlie Powell boxer
bouts
39
won
25
lost
11
draw
3
Status
inactive
Division
heavyweight
Debut
1953-03-07
Height
6′ 4″/193cm
Reach
-
Age
82
Born
1932-04-04
Death
2014-09-01
Nationality
USA

Powell was born in Texas. He and his younger brother Art Powell, a NFL wide receiver for the New York Titans and Oakland Raiders in the 1960s, grew up in the Logan Heights area of San Diego, California.Powell played professional baseball and football as well as boxed. His greatest success was as an NFL player and a boxer, even boxing against Muhammad Ali.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Result
1965-01-26 Billy Walker WLWLWW Olympia, Kensington LOST
KO
1964-12-12 Floyd Patterson WWLLWW Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan LOST
KO
1964-09-22 Roger Rischer WWLWLW Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento LOST
Unanimous decision
1964-03-10 Bill McMurray WWLWLL Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento WIN
Technical knockout
1964-02-06 John Collins WLWWLL Boise WIN
KO
1963-11-27 Dave Furch LLWLLL Madison Square Garden, Phoenix LOST
Unanimous decision
1963-01-24 Muhammad Ali WWWWWW Civic Arena, Pittsburgh LOST
KO
1962-11-01 Dave Furch LLLLWD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
1962-07-03 John Riggins WLLLLL Auditorium, Oakland LOST
Technical knockout
1962-04-26 Jerry Gaines LWLLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
1960-03-28 Harold Carter WLWWLW Las Vegas WIN
Technical knockout
1960-01-11 Howard King DWLLLL Convention Center, Las Vegas DRAW
Points
1959-11-06 Mike DeJohn WLWLLW War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse LOST
Technical knockout
1959-06-09 Roy Harris WWLWW Houston LOST
Unanimous decision
1959-03-04 Nino Valdes WWWWWW Auditorium, Miami Beach WIN
Technical knockout
1958-12-19 Charley Norkus WWLWLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
Unanimous decision
1958-12-05 Charlie Jones WWLLLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
1958-09-19 Bob Biehler LLLWLW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Majority decision
1958-09-04 Johnny Haywood LL Thompsonville WIN
KO
1958-08-07 Sam Edwards WLL Glovers Bowl, North Adams WIN
Technical knockout
1956-06-02 Roger Rischer WWLDLD Legion Stadium, Hollywood LOST
Technical knockout
1956-04-26 Neal Welch LLLLDL Auditorium, Richmond WIN
Points
1956-04-05 Charley Que LWWWDD Winterland Arena, San Francisco WIN
Technical knockout
1956-02-16 Charley Que LWLWWW Auditorium, Richmond DRAW
1955-04-14 Johnny Summerlin LLWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOST
KO
1955-01-20 Hans Friedrich WWLWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
1954-10-06 Charley Norkus WWWWLW Civic Auditorium, San Francisco LOST
Technical knockout
1954-09-02 Keene Simmons LLLLLW Auditorium, Oakland WIN
1954-08-05 Sandy McPherson LDLLLL Auditorium, Oakland WIN
1954-07-13 Rocky Jones WWLLLL Auditorium, Oakland WIN
KO
1954-06-25 Al Spaulding WWWLLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
1954-05-28 Frank Buford LLLWLL Coliseum, San Diego WIN
KO
1954-05-17 Harland Kelly WLLWD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
KO
1954-04-24 Ozzie Hubbard LLWWW Legion Stadium, Hollywood WIN
KO
1954-04-12 Joe Hayward LLL Winterland Arena, San Francisco WIN
KO
1954-04-07 Al Winn LLLLLL Auditorium, Oakland WIN
KO
1954-03-22 Bill Mathis DLWWLL Winterland Arena, San Francisco WIN
KO
1954-02-23 Bob Sherman WLDLD Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Unanimous decision
1953-03-07 Fred Taylor LL Legion Stadium, Hollywood DRAW
Points