Isadore Schwartz

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Corporal Izzy Schwartz
Real name Isadore Schwartz
Rated at Flyweight
Height 5 ft 1 in (1.55 m)
Nationality United States United States
Born (1900-10-23)October 23, 1900
New York
Died July 1988 (aged 87–88)
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 125
Wins 70
Wins by KO 7
Losses 34
Draws 16
No contests 5
Izzy Schwartz, ca. 1928.

Isadore "Corporal Izzy" Schwartz ("Izzy Schwarts; the "Ghetto Midget"; October 23, 1900, in New York, New York – July 1988) was an American boxer.[1] Schwartz was (New York) World Flyweight Champion from 1927 to 1929. Schwartz was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1998.[2]

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  1. ^ Jewish sports legends: the International Jewish Hall of Fame. Retrieved January 20, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Isadore "Corporal Izzy" Schwartz". Retrieved January 20, 2011. 

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