James Felton BOYD

United States of America USA

Boxing

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Melbourne 1956
  • Year of Birth
    1930
Olympic Results

Biography

James Felton BOYD

Although never a national amateur titlist, Jim Boyd was All-Army and All-Service champion in both 1955 and 1956 and he had no difficulty winning the gold medal at Melbourne. After the Games, he continued serving in the army until 1959 when he turned pro. However he fought only a few times in four years and never contended for a title.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Melbourne 1956

G
Light-Heavyweight (≤81 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight (≤81 kilograms) Boxing