Tom Allen (boxer)

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Tom Allen
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Nationality United Kingdom
Born(1840-04-01)1 April 1840
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Died5 April 1904(1904-04-05) (aged 64)
St. Louis, Missouri

Tom Allen (1 April 1840 – 5 April 1904) was a boxing champion who claimed the Heavyweight Championship from 1873, when he defeated Mike McCoole, until 1876, when he lost to Joe Goss.[1]


  1. ^ Cyber Boxing Zone – Tom Allen. Retrieved on 12 November 2009.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Mike McCoole
Heavyweight boxing champion
Succeeded by
Joe Goss