Hall of Fame boxer Bobby Chacon dies at 64
Former two-division world champion and Hall of Famer Bobby Chacon, one of the most exciting and popular fighters of his time, died Wednesday -- 42 years to the day after he won his first world title. He was 64.
Chacon, who was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2005, had suffered from pugilistic dementia for years, a result of the many brutal fights he participated in during his professional career, which spanned from 1972 to 1988. He died in Lake Elsinore, California, under hospice care while surrounded by family members.
Former two-division champion Bobby Chacon dies at 64
By: Bob Velin - usatoday.com
Former two-division world champion and Hall of Fame boxer Bobby Chacon, considered one of the most exciting and tragic fighters of his generation, died Wednesday.
Hall of Fame Boxer Bobby Chacon Dies at 64
Hall of Fame boxer Bobby Chacon died Wednesday under hospice care for dementia. He was 64.
Bobby Chacon, former two-division boxing champion from Sylmar, dies at 64
By Lance Pugmire - latimes.com
Bobby Chacon, a San Fernando Valley boxer who won world titles in two weight classes, died Wednesday at age 64.
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