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Former boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at age 76

 

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He was never a world champion. His record of 27-12-1 with 19 knockouts was average, but Hurricane Carter became a household name back in the mid 1960's when he was convicted of triple murder. He spent 19 years in prison. Bob Dylan wrote a song about him and Hollywood made a biographical film. His life story is a great read...

http://msn.foxsports.com/content/fsdigital/fscom/boxing/story/2014/04/20/rubin-hurricane-carter-dies-age-76-former-boxer-triple-murder-case.html

 

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