He currently resides in St. Louis. News. His height is 6 ft 2 1/2 tall, and his weight is 110 kg. Juli 1956 in St. Louis) ist ein ehemaliger US-amerikanischer Halbschwergewichts- und Schwergewichtsboxer. Play the video at the top of the page for our exclusive on a true boxing legend. Michael Spinks (born July 13, 1956) is famous for being boxer. Michael Spinks, the first reigning light-heavyweight world champion to win a heavyweight world title, turned 59 this week. Er ist der Bruder von Leon Spinks und Onkel von Cory Spinks. Michael Spinks, the first reigning light-heavyweight world champion to win a heavyweight world title, turned 59 this week. Find out more about cookies Hall of Fame boxer who was the undisputed champion of the light-heavyweight division. Partey, Tierney in contention to face Man City, Ten years on: Inside the takeover that saved Liverpool, England player ratings: Night to forget for Maguire, Southgate: Maguire big enough to deal with stick. In June 1988, he challenged the all-conquering Mike Tyson for his WBC, WBA and IBF world titles but after suffering a first-round knockout, hung up his gloves having racked up a phenomenal record of 31-1-KO21. He compiled a career record of 31-1, twice defeating the legendary Larry Holmes in 1985 and 1986. Should Trent play in midfield for England? Being born on July 13, 1956, Michael Spinks is 64 years old as of today’s date 8th October 2020. South Africa in danger of ban from international cricket, Liverpool reject Swansea's Wilson loan bid, Neville to lead calls for independent regulation in football, Michael Spinks turned 59 this week and Ringside caught up with the boxing legend, We would like your feedback, please fill in our survey. Ed Robinson and Spencer Fearon look back on the career of Michael Spinks as the former boxer celebrates his 59th birthday. BoxRec.com uses cookies to make the site simpler. Boxing The American - who won gold at middleweight at the 1976 Olympic Games - tore through the light-heavyweight division in the 1980s to snatch the WBC, WBA and IBF world titles and then graduated to the heavies to hand Larry Holmes his first professional defeats, winning and defending the IBF heavyweight crown in the process. Michael Spinks (* 13.