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Wayne Bethea boxer

Wayne Bethea image
Status inactive
Age 78
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 0″/183cm
Debut 1954-08-12
Born 1932-03-27
Death 2011-01-20
Nationality USA
Residence New York, New York, USA
bouts
50
won
28
lost
18
draw
4
bouts
50
won
28
lost
18
draw
4
Status inactive
Age 78
Division heavyweight
Height 6′ 0″/183cm
Debut 1954-08-12
Born 1932-03-27
Death 2011-01-20
Nationality USA
Residence New York, New York, USA
Date Opponent Last Opponents' Results Place Titles Result
Oct. 14, 1963 Ernie Knox LWLDWD Coliseum, Baltimore WIN
KO
July 6, 1963 Karl Mildenberger WWWDWW Deutschlandhalle, Charlottenburg LOSS
Points
May 23, 1963 Giuseppe Migliari WWWWWW Flaminio Stadium, Roma WIN
Points
May 5, 1963 Santo Amonti WWWWWL Mompiano Stadium, Brescia DRAW
Points
April 5, 1963 Giulio Rinaldi WWWWWD Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma DRAW
Points
March 22, 1963 Franco De Piccoli WWWWWW Palazzetto dello Sport, Roma WIN
KO
Sept. 22, 1962 Joe Bygraves LLLWWL National Stadium, Kingston WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 26, 1962 Henry Cooper WWWWLW King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester LOSS
Points
Nov. 11, 1961 Frankie Daniels WLLLLL Westfalenhalle, Dortmund WIN
Points
Nov. 3, 1961 Karl Mildenberger WWWWWW Ernst Merck Halle LOSS
Unanimous decision
Aug. 29, 1961 Willie Ray Richardson WLWWWW Civic Auditorium, San Jose WIN
Points
March 27, 1961 Kirk Barrow WLWWWW Coliseum, Spokane LOSS
Unanimous decision
Feb. 7, 1961 Cleveland Williams WWLWWW Houston LOSS
Unanimous decision
Jan. 17, 1961 Bill Nielsen WWWWD City Auditorium, Omaha WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 19, 1960 Eddie Machen WLWWWL Auditorium, Portland LOSS
Unanimous decision
Dec. 5, 1960 Ernie Terrell WWWWWW Marigold Gardens, Chicago WIN
Split-decision
Aug. 21, 1960 Ike Thomas WWDWLL Hamilton WIN
KO
July 26, 1960 Art Swiden LLLWWL Palisades Rink, McKeesport LOSS
Unanimous decision
June 30, 1960 George Moore WWWWWW University of Detroit Stadium, Detroit LOSS
Split-decision
May 22, 1959 Alex Miteff WDWLLW Madison Square Garden, New York LOSS
Unanimous decision
March 23, 1959 Rudy Watkins WLLWLW Coliseum, Baltimore WIN
Unanimous decision
Feb. 16, 1959 Warnell Lester WWLLWW Coliseum, Baltimore WIN
KO
Aug. 6, 1958 Sonny Liston WWWWWW Chicago Stadium, Chicago LOSS
Technical knockout
April 3, 1958 Nino Valdes WWWWWL Auditorium Arena, Denver LOSS
Split-decision
Jan. 29, 1958 Young Jack Johnson LLWWLW Chicago Stadium, Chicago WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 10, 1957 Harold Johnson WWLWWW Convention Hall, Philadelphia LOSS
Unanimous decision
May 27, 1957 Paul Andrews LWLLWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Split-decision
April 30, 1957 Bert Whitehurst WLLWLW Foot Guard Hall, Hartford WIN
Points
April 22, 1957 Jeff Dyer WWWWWL Valley Arena, Holyoke WIN
Unanimous decision
Jan. 9, 1957 Zora Folley WWWWWW War Memorial Auditorium, Syracuse LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 3, 1956 Zora Folley LWWWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York LOSS
Split-decision
Nov. 5, 1956 Howie Turner WDDWLW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Split-decision
Sept. 24, 1956 Joe Bygraves WWLWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Technical knockout
July 16, 1956 Jimmy Slade LLWWWL St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
May 21, 1956 Ezzard Charles LLWWLW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Unanimous decision
March 8, 1956 Ernie Cab WWWLLW Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens WIN
Corner retirement
Dec. 1, 1955 Mickey Carter WLWLLW Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens WIN
KO
Nov. 1, 1955 Julio Mederos WWLWLL Auditorium, Miami Beach WIN
Unanimous decision
Sept. 13, 1955 Harold Carter WWWWDW Auditorium, Miami Beach LOSS
Majority decision
July 26, 1955 Harold Carter WLWWWW Auditorium, Miami Beach DRAW
Points
May 20, 1955 Harold Carter WWWLWW Madison Square Garden, New York LOSS
Points
March 21, 1955 Joe Rowan WWWWWW Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn LOSS
Split-decision
Dec. 27, 1954 Harold Carter WWWWWW St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Technical knockout
Dec. 4, 1954 Bob Biehler LWWWWL Sports Arena, Rochester LOSS
Points
Nov. 22, 1954 Rico Hackney W St. Nicholas Arena, New York WIN
Points
Nov. 15, 1954 Bob Graves WWW Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn WIN
Points
Oct. 11, 1954 Howie Turner DWWWWD Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn DRAW
Points
Sept. 9, 1954 Henry Hawkins D Eintracht Oval, Astoria, Queens WIN
Points
Sept. 2, 1954 Elie Rogalle WLLLWL Eintracht Oval, Astoria, Queens WIN
KO
Aug. 12, 1954 Rue Williams LL Eintracht Oval, Astoria, Queens WIN
KO