Anton Christoforidis’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 26, 1917

Death Date

October 31, 1985

Age of Death

68 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Profession

Boxer

The boxer Anton Christoforidis died at the age of 68. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Light heavyweight boxer who claimed both the Greek Middleweight and Light Heavyweight titles in 1937.

He fought 46 fights in Europe from 1934 until 1939, when he relocated to the United States, where he debuted in Madison Square Garden on January 5, 1940.

He retired in 1947, after which he settled in Geneva, Ohio, where he managed a bar-restaurant.

In 1922, he, his two sisters, and mother fled to Athens from Turkey after his father was killed in Asia Minor.

He suffered his first knockout loss to Ezzard Charles on January 12, 1942.