Peltz is an American boxing promoter. A member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame and the World Boxing Hall of Fame, Peltz is best known for his fight promotions at the Arena, Spectrum, Blue Horizon and currently at the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia.
Hazzard was a Golden Gloves Amateur Boxing Champion 3 times. He has a bachelor’s and a master’s degree. He has taught physical education, coached track, was an athletic director, vice principal, black belt in Ju Jitsu, and boy, could we go on.
Enjoy Your Day
ACBHOF Wishes Larry Hazzard, Sr. a happy birthday! That is, if he has any time in between his championships, teachings, and black belts.
… But we thought we’d give one anyway. McCallum is a former WBA Super welterweight, WBA Middleweight, WBC Light heavyweight Champion.
He is also a member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
Birthday Today, Legend Forver
Mike “The Body Snatcher” McCallum celebrates his birthday today.
McCallum fought six times in AC. Most notably, he fought James Toney for Toney’s IBF Middleweight Championship at Convention Hall on December 13th, 1991. The bout (refereed by ACBHOF inductee Steve Smoger) ended in a draw.