Emile Alphonse Griffith (1938-2013)

Professional boxer Emile Griffith was born February 3, 1938 on the island of St. Thomas, in the United States Virgin Islands. He moved to New York before he became a teenager. Griffith was 14 years old and working at a hat factory, when he asked his boss if he could … Continue reading Emile Alphonse Griffith (1938-2013)