• Albert Hughes Jr.

    Albert Hughes Jr. (1949-2021) from Kentucky broke the Guinness World Record as the world's oldest boxer at 70 years old in 2019.  He won his last fight by KO against 43-year-old Tramane Towns.  His last fight was his eleventh victory since his boxing career began in 1975.  Hughes was a Sergeant in the United States Army and earned his bachelor’s degree from Ball State University in biology and Natural Resources.