floyd patterson

Patterson

[pat-er-suhn]
noun
1.
Eleanor Medill ("Cissy") 1884–1948, U.S. newspaper editor and publisher.
2.
Floyd, 1935–2006, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1956–59, 1960–62.
3.
Frederick Douglass, 1901–1988, U.S. educator; founder of United Negro College Fund.
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floyd patterson

American professional boxer, first to hold the world heavyweight championship twice

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