Boxing History: June 15, 1984
Thomas (Hitman) Hearns KO 2 Roberto Duran, Las Vegas.
Retains World Super Welterweight Title.
Hearns gains universal acceptance as the World Super Welterweight Champion….
Thomas Hearns (born October 18, 1958) is an American former professional boxer. Nicknamed the “Motor City Cobra” and more famously “The Hitman,” Hearns became the first boxer in history to win world titles in four divisions. He would also become the first fighter in history to win five world titles in five different divisions. Hearns was named fighter of the year by The Ring magazine in 1980 and 1984.
June 15, 1984 Thomas (Hitman) Hearns KO 2 Roberto Duran, Las Vegas. Hearns retains World Super Welterweight Title.