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Smokin’ Joe

08 Nov

RIP Joseph William Frazier

January 12, 1944 – November 7, 2011

This World Heavyweight boxing and olympic champion was known as the “working man’s champion.” His record boasts 32 wins (27 by knock out) and 4 losses.

Smokin’ Joe Frazier had a personal and professional love/hate relationship with Muhammad Ali to whom he lost twice but beat on their first mtach up. Frazier died of liver cancer.

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