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Ingemar Johansson (I) (1932–2009)

Handsome and charming, Ingemar Johansson was one of Heavyweight Boxing's most exciting and colorful champions. Born in Sweden on September 22, 1932, Johannsson discovered at a young age that he had "thunder" in his hands, and entered amateur boxing. As a member of the European Amateur Boxing Team, he competed in Chicago against the American Team ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 76) in Kungsbacka, Sweden

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 1965 För tapperhet i tält
Ingemar
 1964 Tre dar på luffen
Persson
 1960 All the Young Men
Pvt. Torgil
 1959 Buick-Electra Playhouse (TV Series)
Ole Anderson
- The Killers (1959) ... Ole Anderson
 1958 Slag för slag
Boxer
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Other Works:

World Champion in heavy weight boxing See more »

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1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Trivia:

Former boxing heavyweight champion of the world (1959) See more »

Nickname:

Ingo, The Hammer of Thor

Star Sign:

Virgo

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