Evander Holyfield career timeline
Born: Oct. 19, 1962, Atmore, Ala
Nickname: "The Real Deal"
Youngest of nine siblings
Mother moved family to Atlanta, where Evander started boxing at age eight
DQ'd in one amateur tourney after biting opponent
Won silver medal in 1983 Pan-Am Games
Won '84 National Golden Gloves, scoring KO in each win
DQ'd in'84 Olympics for hitting opponent on break, won bronze
Pro debut: Nov. 15, 1984, 6-round decision over Lionel Byarm at Madison Square Garden, NY
Won WBA Cruiserweight (Jr. heavy) ...
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