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BOXERS NELSON, PALOMINO, QAWI, ZARAGOZA ELECTED TO INT'L BOXING HALL OF FAME
Referee Stanley Christodoulou, promoter J Russell Peltz & writer W.C. Heinz
also enter Hall of Fame
"We're extremely excited about the Class of 2004. The new inductees further underscore the international aspect of the sport of boxing and of the Hall of Fame," said Executive Director Edward Brophy. "All living inductees are anticipated to attend and participate in 2004 Hall of Fame Weekend festivities."
The 15th Annual Hall of Fame Weekend is scheduled for June 10-13th in Canastota, NY. Over 20 events, including a golf tournament, banquet, professional boxing show, parade and autograph card show, are planned. A celebrity lineup of over 50 boxing greats of yesterday and today will attend this year's Induction Weekend. The highlight of the Weekend will be the Official Enshrinement Ceremony on the Hall of Fame Museum Grounds in Canastota, New York on Sunday, June 13th to welcome the newest members.
For more information on the events planned for the 2004 International Boxing Hall of Fame Weekend, please call the Hall of Fame at (315) 697-7095.