Ross, Barney

(1909-67)
   American boxer. Born in New York City, he grew up in Chicago. He became a professional boxer in 1929, and was world light-weight and welterweight champion.

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  • ROSS, BARNEY — (Barnet, Dov Ber, David Beryl Rasofsky, The Pride of the Ghetto ; 1909–1967), U.S. boxer, three time champion as lightweight (1933–35), junior welterweight (1933–35), and welterweight (1934, 1935–38), only Jewish fighter to win two different… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ross, Barney — ▪ American boxer original name  Dov Ber Rasofsky , also called  Beryl David Rasofsky  and  Barnet David Rasofsky  born Dec. 23, 1909, New York City, N.Y., U.S. died Jan. 17, 1967, Chicago, Ill.  American professional boxer, world lightweight (135 …   Universalium

  • Ross, Barney — (Barnet David Rosofsky) (1909–67)    US boxing champion. Ross, a native of New York, was the only boxer in the history of the ring to hold both the lightweight and welterweight world titles at the same time, 1933–4. In eighty two first class… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Barney Ross — Statistics Real name Beryl David Rosofsky Rated at Lightweight Junior welterweight Welterweight …   Wikipedia

  • Barney Ross — Fiche d’identité Nom complet Beryl David Rosofsky Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Barney Ross — Daten Geburtsname David Beryl Rasofsky Gewichtsklasse Weltergewicht Nationalität US amerikanisch Geburtstag …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Barney (Vorname) — Barney (Aussprache: engl. /ˈbɑr.nɛɪ/ oder ˈ/bɑr.ni/, eingedeutscht: /ˈbaɐ.ni/) ist eine englische Koseform des männlichen Vornamen Bernhard (Bernard, Barnard), Barnabas und Barnaby. Berühmte Träger des Namens Reale Personen Robert Barney Baker… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Barney Bentall — (born Barnard Franklin Bentall, March 1956 in Torontocite news | url=http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE Params=A1ARTA0011102 | publisher= The Canadian Encyclopedia | accessdate=2008 02 12 | title=Bentall, Barnard Franklin | …   Wikipedia

  • Barney Aaron — Fiche d’identité Nom complet Barney Aaron Surnom The Star of the East Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ross (Familienname) — Ross und Roß ist ein Familienname. Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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