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Charley Ellis

Full name: Charles Ray "Charley" Ellis
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: January 12, 1944 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Charley Ellis grew up in Louisville, Kentucky, but was in the US Army at the time of the 1964 Olympics. After the Olympics and leaving the service, he turned professional, winning his first fight in September 1965 againnst Juan Rueda. Ellis fought for eight more years, but had only 11 pro fights, and he won them all. Despite this, he never had a title fight, fighting mostly in Miami or Tennessee, and he retired in July 1973 after a TKO victory over Dave Wyatt.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Boxing Men's Light-Welterweight United States USA 9T

Men's Light-Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Boxing United States USA Round Three Match #7 2 1964-10-18 Frolov (URS) , Ellis (USA) 2 59+ 58 59+ 58 59 293
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #14 1 1964-10-15 Ellis (USA) , Winter (GER) 5 59 59 59 60 58+ 295 decision
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Boxing United States USA Round One Match #28 1 1964-10-11 Ellis (USA) bye
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