• Born date: 1870-07-29
  • Born in: CANADA
  • Death date: 1908-01-06
George Dixon (boxer)

George Dixon (July 29, 1870 – January 6, 1908) was a Black Canadian professional boxer and the first black world boxing champion in any weight class, while also being the first ever Canadian-born boxing champion. Ring Magazine founder Nat Fleischer ranked Dixon as the #1 Featherweight of all-time.

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