This Day In History
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Monday, September 16, 2019

«English boxer»

Jem Mace

Jem Mace
(April 8, 1831 - November 30, 1910)
Jem Mace was an English boxing champion. He was born at Beeston, Norfolk. Although nicknamed "The Gypsy", he denied Romani ethnicity in his autobiography. A middleweight, he succeeded in outboxing heavier opponents thanks to his dancing style, clever defensive tactics and powerful, accurate punching.
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