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Cuban-Mexican boxer

José Nápoles is ...

Born 13 Apr 1940 in Santiago de Cuba
Died 16 Aug 2019 in Mexico City
Age79 years, 4 months
Height1.71m (5 ft, 7 in)
José Nápoles
José Nápoles
José Ángel "Mantequilla" Nápoles boxing glove at El Dux de Venecia (The Doge of Venice) cantina in Azcapotzalco, Mexico City.

About José Nápoles

José Ángel Nápoles, nicknamed Mantequilla ("Butter", referring to his smooth boxing style), (April 13, 1940 – August 16, 2019) was a Cuban-born Mexican boxer and a World Welterweight Champion. He is frequently ranked as one of the greatest fighters of all time in that division and is a member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame. His record of the most wins in unified championship bouts in boxing history, shared with Muhammad Ali, was unbeaten for 40 years. After debuting professionally in Cuba, he fought out of Mexico and became a Mexican citizen.

He is also known as Jose Napoles.