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Freddie Steele (1912–1984)

Former World Middleweight Boxing Champion Freddie Steele was born Frederick Earl Burgett in Seattle, Washington on December 18, 1912. His childhood idol was local fighter and world champion Todd Morgan. Young Freddie decided to follow in Morgan's foot-steps and launched a professional boxing career in 1926 at age 14. After more than 100 fights, ... See full bio »

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 1948 Whiplash
Duke Carney (as Fred Steele)
 1948 Race Street
 1948 A Foreign Affair
Military Police (as Fred Steele)
 1948 Call Northside 777
Holdup Man (uncredited)
 1948 I Walk Alone
Tiger Rose (uncredited)
 1947 Desperate
Shorty Abbott
 1946 Gentleman Joe Palooka
Prizefighter Freddie Steele
 1946 Black Angel
 1945 Duffy's Tavern
Waiter (uncredited)
 1945 Story of G.I. Joe
Sergeant Warnicki
 1945 The Great John L. (uncredited)
 1944 Can't Help Singing
Crewman (uncredited)
 1944 Hi, Beautiful
Sailor (uncredited)
 1944 Hollywood Canteen
South American Sailor (uncredited)
 1944 Marriage Is a Private Affair
Private (uncredited)
 1944 Raiders of Ghost City
Dep. Abbott (uncredited)
 1944 The Hitler Gang
Athlete (uncredited)
 1944 Pin Up Girl
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1944 The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
Soldier (uncredited)
 1943 Whistling in Brooklyn
Brooklyn Dodger Fan (uncredited)
 1943 Swing Fever
Fighter (uncredited)
 1943 Corvette K-225
Quartermaster (uncredited)
 1943 The Man from Down Under
Terry McGroth - Boxer (uncredited)
 1943 Air Force
Marine (uncredited)
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Referee (uncredited)
 1942 Stagecoach Express
Miner (uncredited)
 1941 The Pittsburgh Kid
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Fred Steele


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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