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Kid "The Cuban Hawk" Gavilan
Birth: Jan. 6, 1926
Death: Feb. 13, 2003

Boxer. Born Gerardo Gonzalez, in Palo Seco, Cuba, he reigned as the World Welterweight Boxing Champion from 1951 to 1954. He was inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame in 1985, and the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1990. His height was 5'10''. In 1997 he was featured in the documentary, "Champions Forever: The Latin Legends." 
 
Burial:
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Cemetery
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
Plot: Section QM, Block 65M, Grave 3
 
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Record added: Mar 09, 2003
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