July 16, 2001 | Richard Hoffer
George Stevenson1741 Died several weeks after losing the bare-knuckle championship of England to Jack Broughton, the man who later drew up the sport's first rules.
July 13, 1998 | Jeff Pearlman
Former WBA lightweight champ Ray Mancini is taking a jab at acting
April 13, 1992 | Edited by Jon Scher
AwardedTo erstwhile professional boxer Jack Palance, the Oscar for best supporting actor for his role in City Slickers. When Palance, 72, dropped to the floor to do a set of one-handed push-ups before accepting the...
September 23, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
MarriedIn a traditional ceremony at the Union Missionary Baptist Church in Lansing, Mich., Los Angeles Laker guard Magic Johnson to his college sweetheart Earletha (Cookie) Kelly, one year after the couple had...
March 20, 1989 | William Nack
In yet another lucrative fight for over-the-hill guys, Macho Camacho narrowly beat Boom Boom Mancini