First Hispanic World Heavyweight ChampJohn Ruiz, former two-time WBA World Heavyweight champion, although he was born in Methuen, Massachusetts.
Ricco Rodriguez, 2002 (vs Randy Couture)
who was the first Afican heavywieght champion
roy Jones jr beating john ruiz
Currently the World Heavyweight Champion is Sheamus. It is his first run as World Heavyweight Champion.
The first brit to win a world title @ heavyweight was Bob Fitzsimmons.
It was Muhammad Ali! or who