Peter Hussing

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Peter Hussing
Medal record
Men’s Boxing
Competitor for  West Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze 1972 Munich Heavyweight
World Amateur Championships
Bronze 1982 Munich Super Heavyweight

Peter Hussing (15 May 1948 – 8 September 2012) was a West German heavyweight boxing champion. He was born in Brachbach, Sieg. Although one of the favorites in European Championship in Katowice in 1975, he was KO-ed by Andrzej Biegalski from Poland, who later became the champion. In 1979 in Cologne Hussing became the European Champion . He also represented West Germany at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California, where he was eliminated in the quarterfinals at the hands of Albanian boxer Aziz Salihu from Yugoslavia.