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immy McLarnin (c. 1906-)

Jimmy McLarnin was born in Ireland and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. He began his professional boxing career in Canada in 1923 and moved to California the following year. He won the world title as a welterweight in 1933, but lost it to Barney Ross on his first defense.

Career Record
Won: 62, KOs: 20
Lost : 11
Draw: 3

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