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Howard Davis Jr. was born on 14 February, 1956 in Glen Cove, New York, United States, is an American boxer. Discover Howard Davis Jr.'s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 59 years old?
|Age||59 years old|
|Born||14 February 1956|
|Birthplace||Glen Cove, New York, United States|
|Date of death||30 December 2015,|
|Died Place||Plantation, Florida, United States|
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Howard Davis Jr. Height, Weight & Measurements
At 59 years old, Howard Davis Jr. height is 1.78 m and Weight 60 kg.
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|Hair Color||Not Available|
Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
|Children||Dyah Ali Davis, Howard Davis III|
Howard Davis Jr. Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Howard Davis Jr. worth at the age of 59 years old? Howard Davis Jr.’s income source is mostly from being a successful Boxer. He is from American. We have estimated Howard Davis Jr.'s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Boxer|
Howard Davis Jr. Social Network
|Wikipedia||Howard Davis Jr. Wikipedia|
In the summer of 2015 Davis learned that he had incurable, late-stage lung cancer. He died on December 30, 2015 from the disease at the age of 59.
He turned professional after the Olympics and went on to compile a professional record of 36–6–1 with 14 knockouts. He retired in 1996. After retirement he became a trainer. Eventually he worked as boxing director at American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Florida, where he trained both amateur and professional boxers and MMA fighters. He was also a motivational speaker and a musician.
He finished with a professional record of 36–6–1 with 14 KO's.
Davis turned professional in 1977. After winning his first thirteen fights, he challenged Jim Watt for the WBC lightweight title in 1980. Watt won by a fifteen-round unanimous decision. In 1984, with a record of 26–1, Davis fought Edwin Rosario for the WBC lightweight title. Rosario retained his title with a twelve-round split decision. His final attempt to win a world title came in 1988. Davis was stunningly knocked out in the first round by IBF junior welterweight champion Buddy McGirt. He retired after the fight. In 1994, Davis launched a comeback as a middleweight. He retired for good after losing by second-round knockout to Dana Rosenblatt on April 13, 1996.
As an amateur, Davis was trained by his father, a former boxer. He had an outstanding amateur career. In 1976, Davis won the Olympic gold medal in the lightweight division in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
In August 1976, Davis' hometown of Glen Cove, New York honored Davis with a parade for his Olympic achievement, which was attended by Lt. Governor Mary Anne Krupsak.
Howard Edward Davis Jr. (February 14, 1956 – December 30, 2015) was an American amateur and professional boxer. Growing up on Long Island as the eldest of 10 children, Davis first learned boxing from his father. After being inspired by a movie about Muhammad Ali, Davis embarked on his amateur career. He won the 1976 Olympic gold medal one week after his mother died. He was also awarded the Val Barker Trophy at the Olympics, beating out such boxers as Sugar Ray Leonard, Michael Spinks and Leon Spinks.