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Johnny Hines

Full name: John A. "Johnny" Hines
Gender: Male
Born: July 30, 1912 in [unknown], Indiana, United States
Died: December 11, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing


Johnny Hines was runner-up at the 1932 AAU Championships which qualified him for the US Olympic team. At the Olympics he won his first match but then lost in the quarter-finals to Sweden’s [Allan Carlsson]. Hines turned professional after the Olympics, fighting frequently from 1933-35, with all his bouts in California. He ended with a career record of 22 wins, 8 losses, and 4 draws. Hines never fought for a major title.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing Men's Featherweight United States USA 5T

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 2 1932-08-11 Carlsson (SWE) , Hines (USA)
1932 Summer 20 Los Angeles Boxing United States USA Round One Match #8 1 1932-08-09 Hines (USA) , Araico (MEX) decision
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