Ellis, Jimmy
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Birthday: 1940-02-24



Number of Weight Divisions in which boxer was a World Champion: 1

   
Champion
Opponent
Total
2
2
WBA
2
1
WBC
0
1
IBF
0
0
WBO
0
0
USA
Titles Stats
WBA
Heavyweight
1968-04-27
Ellis, Jimmy
Majority Decision 15/15
Oakland, USA
Jimmy Ellis captured vacant WBA heavyweight title after Muhammad Ali was stripped of his title for refusing to be drafted into the Army and his professional boxing license was suspended.
1968-09-14
Ellis, Jimmy
Points 15/15
Stockholm, Sweden
1970-02-16
Ellis, Jimmy
Technical Knockout 5/15
New York, USA
WBC
Heavyweight
1970-02-16
Ellis, Jimmy
Technical Knockout 5/15
New York, USA
Joe Frazier won vacant heavyweight title after Muhammad Ali was stripped of his champion title in March 1969.