Barney Aaron

Professional Boxer, Boxer

1800 – 1907

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Who was Barney Aaron?

Barney Aaron was an English bare-knuckle boxer.

The father of Hall of Famer Young Barney Aaron began boxing in 1819 and became a Lightweight Champion in the 1820s. Called The Star of the East, Aaron got victories over William Connelly, Ned Stockton, Lenney, Frank Redmond and Peter Warren. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2001.

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Born
Nov 21, 1800
Aldgate
Nationality
  • England
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • London
Died
1907
London

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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