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Marcel Cerdan boxer

Marcel Cerdan image
Status inactive
Age 33
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Debut 1934-11-10
Born 1916-07-22
Death 1949-10-27
Nationality France
Residence Paris, Paris, France
bouts
114
won
110
lost
4
draw
0
bouts
114
won
110
lost
4
draw
0
Status inactive
Age 33
Division middleweight
Height 5′ 8″/173cm
Debut 1934-11-10
Born 1916-07-22
Death 1949-10-27
Nationality France
Residence Paris, Paris, France

Marcellin "Marcel" Cerdan (French pronunciation: ​maʁsɛl sɛʁdɑ̃; 22 July 1916 – 28 October 1949) was a French Pied-Noir of spanish origin, world boxing champion who was considered by many boxing experts and fans to be France's greatest boxer, and beyond to be one of the best to have learned his craft in Africa. His life was marked by his sporting achievements, social lifestyle and ultimately, tragedy, being killed in an airplane crash.Marcel Cerdan was born on 22 July 1916 in Sidi Bel Abbès in what was then French Algeria. The Palais des sports Marcel Cerdan is named in his honor.

Marcellin "Marcel" Cerdan (French pronunciation: ​maʁsɛl sɛʁdɑ̃; 22 July 1916 – 28 October 1949) was a French Pied-Noir of spanish origin, world boxing champion who was considered by many boxing experts and fans to be France's greatest boxer, and beyond to be one of the best to have learned his craft in Africa. His life was marked by his sporting achievements, social lifestyle and ultimately, tragedy, being killed in an airplane crash.Marcel Cerdan was born on 22 July 1916 in Sidi Bel Abbès in what was then French Algeria. The Palais des sports Marcel Cerdan is named in his honor.

Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
June 16, 1949 Jake LaMotta WWLWWW Briggs Stadium, Detroit National Boxing Association World Middleweight

LOSS
Corner retirement
May 8, 1949 Lucien Krawczyk LLWWLD Stade Philip, Casablanca National Boxing Association World Middleweight

WIN
KO
March 29, 1949 Dick Turpin WWWWDL Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington National Boxing Association World Middleweight

WIN
KO
Sept. 21, 1948 Tony Zale WLWWWW Roosevelt Stadium, Jersey City National Boxing Association World Middleweight

WIN
Corner retirement
July 10, 1948 Cyrille Delannoit WWWWLW Palais des Sports, Brussels EBU European Middleweight

WIN
Points
May 23, 1948 Cyrille Delannoit WWWWWL Heizel Stadium, Brussels EBU European Middleweight

LOSS
Points
March 25, 1948 Lucien Krawczyk LWWWWD Palais des Sports, Paris EBU European Middleweight

WIN
Points
March 12, 1948 LaVern Roach WWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 9, 1948 Jean Walzack WWWWWW Palais des Sports, Paris EBU European Middleweight

France Middleweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 26, 1948 Giovanni Manca WWDWWL Palais des Sports, Paris EBU European Middleweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 31, 1947 Anton Raadik WLLWWW Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 7, 1947 Billy Walker WWLLLL Forum, Montreal WIN
Technical knockout
March 28, 1947 Harold Green LWWWWW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 11, 1947 Bert Gilroy WLWWWW Regents Crest Hotel, Marylebone WIN
KO
Feb. 2, 1947 Leon Fouquet WLWWLL Parc des Expositions, Paris vacant EBU European Middleweight

WIN
KO
Dec. 6, 1946 Georgie Abrams LWWWDW Madison Square Garden, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
Oct. 20, 1946 Jean Pankowiak WWDLLL Stade de la Croix de Berny, Antony WIN
KO
July 7, 1946 Holman Williams WWWWLW Stade Roland Garros, Paris WIN
Points
May 25, 1946 Robert Charron LDWWLW Parc des Princes, Paris France Middleweight

WIN
Points
April 14, 1946 Joe Brun DDDLLL Nice France Middleweight

WIN
KO
Feb. 24, 1946 Jose Ferrer LWWLWW Plaza de Toros Monumental, Barcelona France Middleweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 18, 1946 Edouard Tenet LWWLLW Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris France Middleweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 12, 1946 Agostinho Guedes WWWLWW Coliseu dos Recreios, Lisbon WIN
KO
Dec. 8, 1945 Victor Buttin LLWWWW Saint-Etienne WIN
KO
Nov. 30, 1945 Assane Diouf LWLWWL Palais des Sports, Paris France Middleweight

WIN
KO
Oct. 19, 1945 Tommy Davies LWDLLL Palais des Sports, Paris WIN
KO
June 23, 1945 Edouard Tenet DLLWWL Stade de la Croix de Berny, Antony WIN
Points
June 3, 1945 Oscar Menozzi LLLWLL Arènes du Rond-Point du Prado, Marseille WIN
KO
May 13, 1945 Jean Despeaux WDLWLW Stade de la Croix-de-Bernay, Paris WIN
KO
March 9, 1945 Joe Brun WWLDDD Palais des Sports, Paris WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 16, 1944 Ralph Burnley Brancaccio Theatre, Roma WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 14, 1944 Floyd Gibson WW Brancaccio Theatre, Roma WIN
Points
Dec. 12, 1944 Clint Perry Brancaccio Theatre, Roma WIN
KO
Oct. 21, 1944 Bouaya LWWDD Casablanca WIN
KO
Feb. 19, 1944 Joe DiMartino WWLWWW Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Technical knockout
Feb. 17, 1944 Sammy Adragna WLLLLW Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Points
Feb. 15, 1944 Harold Drouhin D Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
KO
Jan. 30, 1944 Willie Sampson Stade Philip, Casablanca WIN
KO
Dec. 29, 1943 Larry Cisneros LWWWWL Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
KO
Dec. 26, 1943 James Toney Oran WIN
KO
Oct. 30, 1943 Bulldog Milano L Stade Philip, Casablanca WIN
KO
Oct. 10, 1943 Larry Cisneros WLWWWW Stade Camp Saint-Philippe, Oran WIN
KO
Sept. 12, 1943 Omar Kouidri WWWWWW Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Points
Aug. 8, 1943 John McCoy Stade Petain, Oran WIN
KO
Sept. 30, 1942 Jose Ferrer WWWWLD Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Aug. 15, 1942 Victor Buttin LWDWWD Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers LOSS
DQ
Aug. 2, 1942 Fernand Frely WDWWWD Marseille WIN
Technical knockout
July 25, 1942 Victor Janas WWLLWW Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Technical knockout
June 28, 1942 Gaspard DeRidder WWLWWL Grand Palais, Paris WIN
KO
May 17, 1942 Fernand Viez WWLDDW Grand Palais, Paris WIN
Points
April 26, 1942 Gustave Humery LLWWWL Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris WIN
KO
Feb. 21, 1942 Fred Flury LWDWLW Palais des Fêtes et des Expositions, Nice WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 31, 1941 Roby Seidel WWWWWD Grand Casino, Vichy WIN
Technical knockout
Sept. 13, 1941 Roland Coureau WLWLDW Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Technical knockout
July 20, 1941 Joe Brun WWWWWW Oran WIN
Technical knockout
June 22, 1941 Francois Blanchard LLWWWW Arènes du Rond-Point du Prado, Marseille WIN
KO
May 4, 1941 Omar Kouidri LWWWWW Oran EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Corner retirement
April 13, 1941 Victor Fortes LLWDL Oran EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Corner retirement
March 9, 1941 Victor Janas LDWLLD Stade Philip, Casablanca EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 2, 1941 Victor Fortes WLLWD Foyer Civic, Algiers EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Jan. 26, 1941 Young Raymond WWWWDL Stade Philip, Casablanca EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Corner retirement
Jan. 19, 1941 Young Raymond DWWWWD Foyer Civic, Algiers EBU European Welterweight

WIN
KO
June 18, 1939 Cleto Locatelli LWDWWL Arènes du Rond-Point du Prado, Marseille EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
June 3, 1939 Saverio Turiello WWWDWL Velodromo Vigorelli, Milan EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
May 21, 1939 Roger Cadot LLWLDL Arènes du Rond-Point du Prado, Marseille EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
March 22, 1939 Felix Wouters LWDWLL Palais des Sports, Brussels EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 20, 1939 Saverio Turiello WWWWDW Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 4, 1939 Al Baker WLLLLL Palais des Sports, Brussels EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 21, 1939 Ercole Buratti LLLLLW Automobile Hall, Algiers EBU European Welterweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 9, 1939 Harry Craster DDDDWL Earls Court Empress Hall, Kensington LOSS
DQ
Nov. 24, 1938 Omar Kouidri WWWWWW Salle Wagram, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
Points
Nov. 10, 1938 Alfred Katter WLLWWW Salle Wagram, Paris WIN
KO
Oct. 27, 1938 Amedeo Deyana WWDLWW Salle Wagram, Paris WIN
Points
Sept. 15, 1938 Al Baker LLWLWL Salle Wagram, Paris WIN
Points
July 3, 1938 Victor Deckmyn LLWWLW Arenes d'Eckmühl, Oran WIN
Points
June 4, 1938 Jean Morin LWDWWL Automobile Hall, Algiers France Welterweight

WIN
Points
May 20, 1938 Gustave Humery WWWLWW Palais des Sports, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
KO
May 5, 1938 Cleto Locatelli WLWLLW Velodrome d'Hiver, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
Points
April 13, 1938 Eduard Hrabak WWWLWL Palais des Sports, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
Points
March 12, 1938 Charles Pernot LLLDLL Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers France Welterweight

WIN
Points
Feb. 21, 1938 Omar Kouidri WWWWW Vox, Casablanca France Welterweight

WIN
Points
Jan. 20, 1938 Jean Zides WLWDLW Salle Wagram, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 13, 1938 Eddie Ran LLLLLL Salle Wagram, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
KO
Jan. 6, 1938 Charles Feodorowich WDLLLL Salle Wagram, Paris France Welterweight

WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 18, 1937 Max Ifergane DLWLLW Rabat WIN
Points
Oct. 21, 1937 Jean Morin LWWLWW Salle Wagram, Paris WIN
Points
Oct. 8, 1937 Louis Jampton WWDWLW Salle Wagram, Paris WIN
Points
Sept. 13, 1937 Eduard Hrabak LWDWWL Vox, Casablanca WIN
KO
Aug. 22, 1937 Kid Marcel LWDDWD Oran WIN
Points
July 3, 1937 Ali Omar WWDWWL Hall de la Foire, Algiers WIN
Technical knockout
April 3, 1937 Omar Kouidri WWWWWL Stade Communal de Saint Eugène, Algiers WIN
Points
March 2, 1937 Omar Kouidri WWWWWW Rabat WIN
Points
Jan. 30, 1937 Maurice Naudin LLWDLW Hall de la Foire, Algiers WIN
Technical knockout
Jan. 16, 1937 Aissa Attaf WLW Central Ring, Algiers WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 21, 1936 Jean Debeaumont WWWLLW Pavillon Bleu, Casablanca WIN
Points
Nov. 8, 1936 Aissa Attaf W Salle Mazella, Algiers WIN
KO
Oct. 17, 1936 Primo Rubio WWWWWL La Manutention, Casablanca WIN
Points
Aug. 2, 1936 Al Francis LWLWLL Arenes d'Eckmühl, Oran WIN
KO
June 6, 1936 Mariano Castillanos L Arenes de Casablanca, Casablanca WIN
Points
May 27, 1936 Kid Abadie LWD Pavillon Bleu, Casablanca WIN
KO
May 23, 1936 M Ricardo LW Casablanca WIN
Technical knockout
April 11, 1936 Joseph Martinez L Taza WIN
Technical knockout
April 7, 1936 Max Ifergane WLD Pavillon Bleu, Casablanca WIN
Points
March 4, 1936 Antoine Abad WLLWLL Pavillon Bleu, Casablanca WIN
Points
Dec. 14, 1935 Mak Perez WWWLL Casablanca WIN
Points
Nov. 23, 1935 Mak Perez WWWL Salle des Fetes du Maarif, Casablanca WIN
Points
Aug. 3, 1935 Francisco Mestres WWWWWW Roland Garros- Marocain, Casablanca WIN
Points
July 19, 1935 Joseph Sarfati LLWWWW Roland Garros- Marocain, Casablanca WIN
Points
July 5, 1935 Mak Perez WWW Roland Garros- Marocain, Casablanca WIN
Corner retirement
April 13, 1935 Max Privat WLDWLL Pavillon Bleu, Casablanca WIN
Corner retirement
Feb. 16, 1935 Perez III WWWLW Cirque Melburn, Casablanca WIN
Points
Nov. 12, 1934 Leon Benazra DWW Meknes WIN
Corner retirement
Nov. 10, 1934 Marcel Bucchianeri WLDDLL Meknes WIN
Points