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Samuel "Dutch Sam" Elias
Birth: Apr. 4, 1775
Death: Jul. 3, 1816

Professional Boxer. Born in London, England, he was a pioneer lightweight boxer nicknamed "Dutch Sam" and credited as the inventor of the uppercut punch. Known as the hardest hitter of his era, he fought bare-fisted in over a 100 organized, losing only twice from (1801-14). He died in London, England, is a member of the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 1997. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Brady Street Cemetery
Whitechapel
London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Greater London, England
 
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Originally Created by: Pluto
Record added: Dec 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17147010
Samuel Dutch Sam Elias
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