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George Murphy boxer

George Murphy image
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Debut 1985-05-02
Nationality USA
Residence Compton, California, USA
bouts
4
won
1
lost
1
draw
2
bouts
4
won
1
lost
1
draw
2
Status inactive
Division welterweight
Debut 1985-05-02
Nationality USA
Residence Compton, California, USA

Murphy was born in New Haven, Connecticut, of Irish Catholic extraction, the son of Michael Charles "Mike" Murphy, athletic trainer and coach, and the former Nora Long. He was educated at Trinity-Pawling School, Peddie School and Yale University in his native New Haven. He worked as a tool maker for the Ford Motor Company, as a miner, a real estate agent, and a night club dancer.In movies, Murphy was famous as a song-and-dance man and appeared in many big-budget musicals such as Broadway Melody of 1938, Broadway Melody of 1940 and For Me and My Gal. He made his movie debut shortly after talking pictures had replaced silent movies in 1930, and his career continued until he retired as an actor in 1952, at the age of 50. During World War II, he organized entertainment for American troops.

Murphy was born in New Haven, Connecticut, of Irish Catholic extraction, the son of Michael Charles "Mike" Murphy, athletic trainer and coach, and the former Nora Long. He was educated at Trinity-Pawling School, Peddie School and Yale University in his native New Haven. He worked as a tool maker for the Ford Motor Company, as a miner, a real estate agent, and a night club dancer.In movies, Murphy was famous as a song-and-dance man and appeared in many big-budget musicals such as Broadway Melody of 1938, Broadway Melody of 1940 and For Me and My Gal. He made his movie debut shortly after talking pictures had replaced silent movies in 1930, and his career continued until he retired as an actor in 1952, at the age of 50. During World War II, he organized entertainment for American troops.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Sept. 25, 1986 Terry Norris WW Forum, Inglewood LOSS
Points
July 21, 1986 Carlos Gutierrez L Forum, Inglewood DRAW
Points
May 10, 1985 Francisco Diaz Arena, San Bernardino DRAW
Points
May 2, 1985 Alfonso Mack Little Las Vegas, Imperial Beach WIN
KO