Ernesto Formenti

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Olympic medal record
Men’s Boxing
Gold medal – first place 1948 London Featherweight

Ernesto Formenti (August 2, 1927 – October 5, 1989) was an Italian boxer who won the gold medal in the featherweight division at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.

Amateur career[edit]

Formenti defeated Dennis Shepherd of South Africa in the final to become the Featherweight gold medalist at the 1948 London Olympic Games.

He was born in Cesano Maderno, Milan, Italy.

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