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John L Sullivan boxer

John L Sullivan image
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Debut 1940-04-26
Nationality USA
Residence Portland, Oregon, USA
bouts
41
won
25
lost
13
draw
3
bouts
41
won
25
lost
13
draw
3
Status inactive
Division light heavyweight
Debut 1940-04-26
Nationality USA
Residence Portland, Oregon, USA

John Lawrence Sullivan was born in 1858 in the South End neighborhood of Boston to Irish immigrant parents, Michael Sullivan from Abbeydorney, County Kerry and the former Catherine Kelly from Athlone, County Meath.He attended public schools in his native Boston, attending the Dwight Grammar School, performing well academically.

John Lawrence Sullivan was born in 1858 in the South End neighborhood of Boston to Irish immigrant parents, Michael Sullivan from Abbeydorney, County Kerry and the former Catherine Kelly from Athlone, County Meath.He attended public schools in his native Boston, attending the Dwight Grammar School, performing well academically.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Dec. 6, 1949 Eddie Cotton WWLWWL Civic Auditorium, Seattle LOSS
KO
Nov. 29, 1949 Bill McGee WLLLLW Auditorium, Portland WIN
KO
Nov. 2, 1949 John Jennings LWLWWL Armory, Salem WIN
KO
Sept. 20, 1949 Lloyd Marshall LWWLLW Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Technical knockout
Aug. 9, 1949 Jerris Jamel WWWWW Jantzen Beach Outdoor Arena, Portland WIN
Unanimous decision
July 26, 1949 Frankie Gimbel LWLLWL Jantzen Beach Outdoor Arena, Portland WIN
Unanimous decision
June 22, 1949 Henry Lee WWWDWL Armory, Salem WIN
Technical knockout
May 3, 1949 Bobby Volk LLLLWW Auditorium, Portland DRAW
Points
April 14, 1949 Jack Snapp WWWLWL Ice Palace, Tacoma LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 16, 1949 Bob Ford WLLLLW Armory, Salem WIN
Points
March 9, 1949 Bob Ford WWLLLL Armory, Salem LOSS
Points
Feb. 23, 1949 Bob Ford WDWWLL Armory, Salem WIN
Points
Feb. 1, 1949 Jerris Jamel WWW Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Points
Jan. 4, 1949 Jerris Jamel W Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Points
March 20, 1946 Bob Ford WWWD Armory, Salem LOSS
Points
March 1, 1946 Bob Ford WWW Auditorium, Portland DRAW
Points
Feb. 20, 1946 Jack Hibbard WWLWDW Armory, Salem WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 6, 1946 Bill Johnson Armory, Salem WIN
KO
July 17, 1945 Dolph Quijano WWWWWW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles LOSS
Points
June 26, 1945 Al Williams WLDWLL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Points
June 12, 1945 Alonzo Williams WLLLDW Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Points
June 5, 1945 Al Williams WWLDWL Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles WIN
Points
May 28, 1945 Al Timmons LWLWWL Ocean Park Arena, Santa Monica LOSS
Points
May 4, 1945 Powder Proctor LWWLLW Auditorium, Portland LOSS
KO
April 6, 1945 Johnny Gates Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Points
Feb. 16, 1945 Leo Turner LLDWDD Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Points
Jan. 26, 1945 Powder Proctor WWLWWL Auditorium, Portland WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 12, 1945 Jerry Brown WLDL Auditorium, Portland WIN
Points
Jan. 1, 1945 Jerry Brown WLD Auditorium, Portland WIN
Points
Dec. 15, 1944 Stony Clark Auditorium, Portland WIN
KO
Dec. 8, 1944 Jerry Brown WL Auditorium, Portland DRAW
Points
Dec. 1, 1944 Al Burdrick L Auditorium, Portland WIN
KO
Nov. 4, 1944 Al Burdrick Auditorium, Portland WIN
Technical knockout
Oct. 13, 1944 Ad Reddings WLD Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Points
Jan. 29, 1941 Johnny O'Hare Auditorium, Portland WIN
KO
Jan. 17, 1941 Mike Kid Thornley WDWWLD Armory, Salem WIN
Technical knockout
May 20, 1940 Pat O'Day WWLLDW Labor Temple, Portland WIN
Points
May 10, 1940 Glenn Gillett Labor Temple, Portland WIN
KO
May 3, 1940 Johnny Walker Labor Temple, Portland WIN
KO
April 26, 1940 Jerry O'Hara W Labor Temple, Portland WIN
Technical knockout