Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year

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YearBoxerHint
1922Pittsburgh Windmill
1923Heavyweight
1924None
1925Astoria Assassin
1926Won the heavyweight title in 1926
1927Welterweight & Middleweight champion who regularly fought much larger opponents
1928None
1929Light Heavyweight champion nicknamed 'Phantom of Philly'
1930Was a paratrooper for the German Air Force
1931None
1932Heavyweight champion was later dethroned by Primo Carnera
1934 (co-winners)One of the winners won titles at featherweight, lightweight and junior welterweight.
1935None
1936Long-reigning heavyweight champion
1937Multi-divisional champion
1938None
1939None
1940'The Pittsburgh Kid' who is perhaps best known for a failed attempt at the heavyweight title
1941None
1942None
1943Middleweight champion and San Francisco native nicknamed 'The Boxing Bell Hop'
1944Is said to have participated in many blindfolded 'Battles Royal' as a kid
1945Considered one of the greatest defensive fighters ever
1946Middleweight champion from Gary, Indiana
1947Light Heavyweght champion later dethroned by Freddie Mills
1948Lightweight champion managed by gangster Blinky Palermo
1949Considered by many to be the greatest light heavyweight of all-time despite never receving a title shot until he was a heavyweight
1950None
1951None
YearBoxerHint
1952None
1953Middleweight champion nicknamed 'The Hawaiian Swede'
1954None
1955None
1956Became (at the time) the youngest heavyweight champion ever in 1956
1957Italian-American who became both the Welterweight & Middleweight champion
1958Heavyweight champion from Sweden
1959None
1960None
1961Lightweight champion from 1956-1962
1962Biafran rebel who won world titles at middleweight and light heavyweight
1963None
1964First world champion from the Virgin Islands
1965None
1967None
1968Middleweight champion from Italy
1969Welterweight champion who was born in Cuba and later moved to Mexico
1970None
1971None
1972 (co-winners)One heavyweight, one middleweight.
1973None
1974None
1975None
1976None
1977Long-reigning bantamweight champion
1978None
1979None
1980None
1981 (co-winners)One of the winners died at age 23.
YearBoxerHint
1982Long-reigning heavyweight champion
1983None
1984None
1985 (co-winners)One of the winners was a welterweight champion from the Lone Star state
1986None
1987None
1988None
1989None
1990None
1991IBF Middleweight champion from 1991-93
1992Heavyweight champion from the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, New York
1993Light-flyweight champion
1994 None
1995None
1996None
1997None
1998None
1999None
2000None
2001None
2002None
2003None
2004None
2005None
2006None
2007None
2008None
2009None

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