On this day November 5, 1994 George Foreman defeats Michael Moore to become WBA, IBF and Lineal Heavyweight Champ and the oldest Heavyweight Boxing champion in history.
After coming off a 17 year retirement former champion “Big George” Foreman at the age of 45 challenged and defeated the Lineal, WBA and IBF Heavyweight champ Michael Moore. Foreman would go on to fight up until 1997 retiring again at 48 with an official record of 76-5
He is second oldest champion in any weight class after Bernard Hopkins
Here’s a clip from an interview of the late great stand up comedian and activist Dick Gregory that I found interesting. In the clip he talks about the God in you, the power of fasting and John Lennons connection with the US Government!
On this day October 22, 1953 one of only a handful of African Americans to graduate with a degree in dentistry Dr. Clarence Green becomes certified in nuerological surgery.
On this day October 2nd 1967 Thurgood Marshall is sworn into the supreme court becoming thed 1st Black supreme court judge in US history.
Remember the Thurgood movie trailer from 2years ago??