Was there boxing in the 1920s?

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-08-17 09:07:05

Best Answer

Yes of course there was.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-08-17 09:07:05
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


1 card

Marathon Mar Del Plata

See all cards
No Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Was there boxing in the 1920s?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Was boxing done in the 1920s?

yes boxing started at about 1890.

How did boxing influence the 1920s?

it dont it dint

Who was the boxing star of the 1920s?

It was jack Johnson and Jim jeferris.

What sports were played in the 1920s?

boxing, baseball, football, dodgeball, basketball,

How long was a boxing match in the 1920s?

15 rounds. That was changed in the 1980's, however.

Sports in the 1920s?

Some sports that were played in the 1920s include golf, football, baseball, and boxing. Other sports were hockey, tennis, rugby, and cricket.

Who were the Canadian Boxing Champions of the 1920s?

Thomas Brew was the undisputed Light Weight Boxing Champion of Canada from 1922 to 1926 under the name of Tommy Williams.

Why did boxing become popular in the 1920s?

Boxing became popular because people wanted to take their anger out on other people so they decided to make it a legal thing, a sport.

What new professional sport did you get in the 1920s?

baseball, tennis, golf, swimming, football and boxing. was all the sports we got in the 1920's

In what city did Joe Louis begin his boxing career?

Joe Louis' first professional fight was in Chicago, Illinois on July 4, 1934. He first became involved with boxing after his family moved to Detroit from Alabama in the mid 1920s.

How is today's boxing different from in the 1920s?

During the 1920's boxers wore very thin gloves that barely had any padding on them. Today, the gloves are much thicker to protect the hands.

Where can I find information about boxers from the 1920's in Philadelphia?

Some of the more famous boxers from Philly that fought in the 1920s include Strawberry Blitman, Lew Tendler, Tommy loughran, and Big George Godfrey. Click on the 'Philadelphia Boxing' link underneath the answer to go to a website about the history of boxing in Philadelphia.

People also asked