BirthdayNovember 25, 1874
BirthplaceBaltimore, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Joe Gans

    Full name: Joe Gans
    Also known as: Joe Gans, Gans, Joe, Joseph Gant
    Professions: American boxer

  2. Joe Gans Measurements

    Height: 1.52

  3. Joe Gans Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 10th of August, 1910 (Age: 35)

  4. Joe Gans Biography

    Joe Gans (25 November 1874 - 10 August 1910) was born Joseph Gant in Baltimore, Maryland. Gans was rated as the greatest lightweight boxer of all time by boxing historian and Ring Magazine founder, Nat Fleischer and was known as the "Old Master." He fought from 1891 to 1909. He was the first African-American World Boxing Champion, reigning continuously as World Lightweight Champion from 1902 to 1908.

  5. Joe Gans Family

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