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us: Frazier, Joe, 1944-2011


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    • us: Frazier, Joseph, 1944-2011
    • us: Smokin' Joe, 1944-2011
    • us: Frazier, Smokin' Joe, 1944-2011
    • us: Frazier, Billy Joe, 1944-2011
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19440112
    • Death Date

        20111107
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Laurel Bay (S.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Beaufort (S.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        Philadelphia, Pa.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Frazier
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) International Boxing Hall of Fame
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: U.S. Olympic boxing team
    • Gender

        male
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Boxing
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Boxers (Sports)
      • Use For

      • Sources

        • found: Come out smokin', 1972.
        • found: Smokin' Joe, c1996: CIP t.p. (a heavyweight champion of the world, Smokin' Joe Frazier; Joe Frazier)
        • found: New York times WWW site, Nov. 8, 2011 (in obituary published Nov. 7: Joe Frazier; b. Billy Joe Frazier, Jan. 12, 1944, Laurel Bay, S.C.; d. Monday night [Nov. 7, 2011], aged 67; former heavyweight champion whose furious and intensely personal fights with a taunting Muhammad Ali endure as an epic rivalry in boxing history)
        • found: African American National Biography, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Frazier, Joe; Joseph Frazier; boxer, olympic medalist; born 12 January 1944 in Beaufort, South Carolina; dropped out of school by age thirteen; was on the U.S. Olympic boxing team and won a gold medal (1964), became professional boxer (1965), won the New York State heavyweight championship (1968), became heavyweight champion of the world (1971), retired from boxing (1981), inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (1990); died 07 November 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
      • Change Notes

        • 1981-08-10: new
        • 2016-06-08: revised
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