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Harold Valan
Birth: Mar. 14, 1917
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1991
Edison
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA

Former boxer, but larger claim to fame came as a Boxing Referee who officiating many World Championship fights including Heavyweight Championship matches between Floyd Patterson vs. Jimmy Ellis (1968), Larry Holmes vs. Mike Weaver (1979), and the second George Foreman vs. Joe Frazier fight (1976). A part time actor who also appeared as the referee in the first boxing scene in the movie Raging Bull. (bio by: Charles) 
 
Burial:
Beth Israel Memorial Park
Woodbridge
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Block 40 Section NN Plot 2 Grave 7
 
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Originally Created by: Charles
Record added: Nov 15, 2001
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Harold Valan
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- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Dec. 28, 2013

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: May. 12, 2013
Rest in peace, sir. Thank you for being such an integral part of boxing history.
- Paul Molinari
 Added: Apr. 19, 2013
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