Smokin' Joe Frazier attends Rumble at the Rock III press conference in the River Rock Casino near Vancouver
Smokin' Joe Frazier arrives for the Rumble at the Rock III press conference in the River Rock Casino near Vancouver, British Columbia, December 27, 2007. Televised live on ESPN "Friday Night Fights," tomorrow night's fights will be headlined by a ten round heavyweight match between Dominick Guinn based out of Houston, Texas and Robert Hawkins from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (UPI Photo/Heinz Ruckemann)
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013.
Efforts are under way to raise $150,000 in private donations for a statue of the late heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier in Philadelphia, organizers say.
A house in Cherry Hill, N.J., where Muhammad Ali lived for three years in the 1970s, is to be sold at auction.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation's annual list of endangered sites ranges from Ellis Island in New York to Terminal Island in Los Angeles.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012.
Former heavyweight boxer Ron Lyle died this weekend at a Denver hospital at the age of 70, his family announced.
Former two-time heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier was remembered at a Philadelphia funeral Monday attended by his greatest opponent, Muhammad Ali.
Former world heavyweight boxing champion "Smokin'" Joe Frazier died Monday of liver cancer at his home in Philadelphia, his family said. He was 67.
Former heavyweight champion "Smokin'" Joe Frazier was at death's door with liver cancer, the New York Post reported Saturday.
A Philadelphia man is on trial for a bar shooting that resulted in the death of the stepgrandson of boxing legend Joe Frazier, observers said.