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Tony Canzoneri (1908-1959)

Italian American boxer Tony Canzoneri took up the sport as a teenager in New Orleans. His family moved to Brooklyn in 1923 and he began his professional boxing career two years later, at the age of 16. He won world titles in the featherweight division, the lightweight division, and the junior welterweight division.

Career Record
Won: 141, KOs: 44
Lost: 24
Draw: 10

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