Bobby Pacho

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Bobby Pacho
Real name Robert Pacho
Nickname(s) Kid Mexico
Rated at Welterweight
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Reach 68 in (174 cm)
Nationality American
Born August 1, 1911
Yuma, Arizona
Died May 1, 1978(1978-05-01) (aged 66)
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 172
Wins 85
Wins by KO 40
Losses 71
Draws 16
No contests 0

Robert Pacho (August 1, 1911 – May 1, 1978) was a Mexican-American professional boxer from Yuma, Arizona. After Bert Colima's career was over, Pacho was Mexican fans' most popular boxer.[1]

Early life[edit]

Bobby broke into the professional boxing ranks while working as a farm mechanic in El Centro, California.

Professional career[edit]

He fought many well known fighters during his career, including legends Barney Ross, and Henry Armstrong. His career lasted from 1929–1941 and his professional record was 78-67-15 with 37 Knockouts.[2]


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