Samuel Berger

1884 - 1925

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Samuel Berger (December 25, 1884 – February 23, 1925) was an American heavyweight boxer who won the first Olympic Gold Medal in heavyweight boxing in 1904, competed as a professional, and acted as a promoter and manager for heavyweight Jim Jeffries in the first two decades of the 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samuel Berger has received more than 4,641 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Samuel Berger is the 64th most popular boxer (down from 46th in 2019), the 5,364th most popular biography from United States and the 37th most popular American Boxer.

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Among boxers, Samuel Berger ranks 64 out of 324Before him are Leon Spinks, Alexis Argüello, Oscar De La Hoya, Herbert Runge, Félix Savón, and Vladimir Yengibaryan. After him are Rafael Iglesias, James J. Jeffries, Tony Zale, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Ronald Rawson, and Carmelo Robledo.

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Among people born in 1884, Samuel Berger ranks 134Before him are Billie Burke, Solomon Lefschetz, Joseph Pholien, Adeodato Giovanni Piazza, Arthur Ransome, and Ludowika Jakobsson. After him are Ömer Seyfettin, Konstantinos Tsaldaris, Jack Greenwell, Jean-Richard Bloch, Bernhard Goetzke, and Kostas Varnalis. Among people deceased in 1925, Samuel Berger ranks 104Before him are Karl von Pflanzer-Baltin, Jules Méline, Alexandru Marghiloman, Konrad Mägi, Arkady Averchenko, and Carl Neumann. After him are Jaap Eden, Geo Milev, Richard Teichmann, Jean de Reszke, James Buchanan Duke, and Fanny Bullock Workman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Samuel Berger ranks 5,364 out of 15,968Before him are Joe Bryant (1954), Mike Todd (1909), Jorge Garcia (1973), Lee Ritenour (1952), Robert B. Parker (1932), and Richard Jaeckel (1926). After him are Lee Friedlander (1934), Chester Thompson (1948), Robert Taylor (1932), Brandon Sanderson (1975), John Corigliano (1938), and Jane Greer (1924).

Among BOXERS In United States

Among boxers born in United States, Samuel Berger ranks 37Before him are Jess Willard (1881), Gene Tunney (1897), Ernie Terrell (1939), Tommy Morrison (1969), Leon Spinks (1953), and Oscar De La Hoya (1973). After him are James J. Jeffries (1875), Tony Zale (1913), Marvelous Marvin Hagler (1954), Michael Spinks (1956), Frankie Genaro (1901), and Jimmy Ellis (1940).