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Frank Cassidy

Full name: Francis Bernard "Frank" Cassidy
Gender: Male
Born: November 7, 1895 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Ozanam Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing


Frank Cassidy served in the Aviation Corps during World War I. He was New York state champion in 1918 and AAU Champion in 1919, representing the Ozanam Club. After his Olympic appearance, Cassidy turned professional, but only fought two known bouts. His first was in December 1920 against [Sammy Mosberg], who had won the lightweight gold medal at the 1920 Antwerp Olympics, with Mosberg winning by decision. Cassidy then knocked out Mickey Martell in the second round in August 1922. The trail on his life ends there but he may have died in 1972 in Miami, Florida.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Boxing Men's Lightweight United States USA 5T

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Boxing United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1920-08-22 Johansen (DEN) , Cassidy (USA)
1920 Summer 24 Antwerpen Boxing United States USA Round One Match #6 1 Cassidy (USA) , Janssens (NED) decision
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