Rare Johnny Kilbane (DEC. 1957) Signed Vintage Mini Boxing Gloves Beckett COA

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Rare Johnny Kilbane (DEC. 1957) Signed Vintage Mini Boxing Gloves With Beckett COA.

John Patrick "Johnny" Kilbane (April 9, 1889 – May 31, 1957) was a featherweight boxer in the early part of the 20th century. He held the World Featherweight title from 1912 to 1923, the longest period in the division's history.[1] He is the second longest world title holder in boxing history behind Joe Louis. Statistical boxing website BoxRec lists Kilbane as the #2 ranked featherweight of all-time, while The Ring Magazine founder Nat Fleischer placed him at #5.[2][3] The International Boxing Research Organization rates Kilbane as the 8th best featherweight ever.[4] He was inducted into the Ring Magazine Hall of Fame in 1960 and the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1995.

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