Joseph William "Joe" Frazier (January 12, 1944 – November 7, 2011), nicknamed "Smokin' Joe", was an American professional boxer, Olympic gold medalist and undisputed world heavyweight champion, whose professional career lasted fro...m 1965 to 1976, with a one-fight comeback in 1981. Frazier was known for his sheer strength, durability, punch power and all-out relentless attack. He is one of only two boxers, the other being Ken Norton, to beat a prime Muhammad Ali.
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Joe was a great Heavyweight boxer. I met him at a fight show in Struthers, Ohio in 1982 and though I could barely understand some of what he said, he was a really nice guy. Rest In Peace Joe.
The world has lost another heavy weight champion,another boxing icon!
What’s going on with joe these days.
hes my cousin im serious my dad told me
Joe you were the MAN.
After all these years,Smokin` Joe is still the Real Greatest
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