Johnny Famechon is known to be an Australian featherweight boxer who is reportedly known to have passed away today August 4, 2022. According to the reports, he was the 2003 Hall of Fame inductee of the Fame Moderns category as well as the third to be elevated to legend status in the year 2012. Johnny was born on March 28, 1945, in Paris, France. Born in France, he was known to have developed a good spirit for being a potential boxer at the time. He had a promising strength with defense and had a beginning stage career with a career record of 56 wins.

His first major win was known to be over Les Dunn to become Victorian Featherweight champion in the year 1964 as well as being the Commonwealth featherweight champion in the year 1967 after he was known to have defeated the Scot John O’Brian. In the year 1969, he was known to have become Lineal and. WBC featherweight champion on January 21, after defeating Jose Legre from Cuba on points.

He was known to have defended several of his title ranks in the likes of his WBC featherweight titles against one Harada of Japan as well as winning a controversial points decision.

Johnny Famechon
Johnny Famechon

When did Johnny Famechon Die?

Johnny Famechon, a former boxing champion and a member of the Australian National Boxing Hall of Fame, passed away on August 4, 2022, at the age of 77.


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