Johnny Famechon
Australia Crest

Champion featherweight boxer born in France on 27th March, 1945 and coming to Oz aged 5.

He had his first fight at age 16 and went on to win the World Championship in 1969 then retired in 1970 with 5 losses in a 67 fight career.

He was badly injured in 1991 when hit by a car whilst jogging and has had a slow recovery over the years since the mishap.

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