Lou Laurie

Induction Year: 1984 Sport: Boxing

A standout 112-pounder (flyweight) in the 1930’s, he won a place on the 1963 U.S. Olympic Team by capturing the flyweight title in the Chicago Olympic trials, then went to Berlin to battle his way to the bronze medal. At the conclusion of the competition he was awarded a special trophy for being selected cleverest boxer in the Games.