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Kid Sullivan
(Harry Sheehy)

BORN September 6 1879; Washington, District of Columbia
DIED 1949; Washington, District of Columbia
HEIGHT 5-3
WEIGHT 115-130 lbs
MANAGERS Sam Soloman, Al Herford
1900
Feb 15 George Kinnicher           Bladensburg, Md                     D  8
May 24 Tommy Warren               near Washington, DC                KO  2
Jun 21 Jerry Marshall             near Washington, DC                 L 25
Aug  7 Joe Bateman                near Washington, DC                KO  1
Sep 21 George Kinnicher           Baltimore, Md                      WF  6

1901
Aug  5 Billy Whistler             Baltimore, Md                       D 20

1902
Apr 22 Jack Bolan                 Baltimore, Md                      KO  3
Jun  6 Eddie Wallace              Philadelphia, Pa                   LK  1
Jul 10 Sammy Meyers               Baltimore, Md                       D 20
Jul 28 Young Erne                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep 26 Joe Bernstein              Baltimore, Md                       L 20
Sep 27 Kid Bernstein              Alexandria, Va                      D  8

1903
May  2 Jack O'Neil                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 16 Sammy Smith                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jun 15 Lew Ryall                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Sep  7 Danny Lewis                near Washington, DC                TK 14
Oct 28 Kid Lackey                 Baltimore, Md                      NC  2
          -Police intervened and stopped the bout
Nov 16 Joe Bernstein              near Washington, DC                KO  9
Nov 25 Dick "the Kid"             near Washington, DC                KO  3

1904
Jan  4 Sammy Meyers               Baltimore, Md                      KO  2
Jan 25 Jimmy Briggs               Portland, Me                        D 15
Mar 18 Tommy Daly                 Baltimore, Md                       W 15
Apr  9 Tim Callahan               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 29 Eddie Hanlon               Baltimore, Md                       D 10
May 13 Joe Tipman                 Baltimore, Md                       W 15
Nov 10 Tommy Daly                 Baltimore, Md                       L 15
Dec  2 Tommy Daly                 Baltimore, Md                       W 15

1905
Jan 20 Joe Tipman                 Baltimore, Md                      KO  7
Feb 10 Kid Broad                  Baltimore, Md                      TK 10
Feb 20 Young Erne                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar  3 Jack O'Neil                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 13 Harry Lewis                Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Mar 31 Young Corbett II           Baltimore, Md                       D 10
Jun  2 Oscar "Battling" Nelson    Baltimore, Md                       D  6
Jul 21 Jimmy Britt                San Francisco, Ca                   L 20
          -Lightweight Championship of the World
Sep 22 Harry Lewis                Baltimore, Md                       W 15
Nov 10 Tommy Lowe                 Baltimore, Md                      WF  8
          -Lowe was disqualified for going down without being hit
Nov 23 Abe Attell                 Baltimore, Md                       D 15
Dec 15 Herman "Kid" Stein         Baltimore, Md                      TK  8

1906
Jan  8 John "Unk" Russell         Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Jan 12 Austin Rice                Baltimore, Md                      TK 12
Jan 19 Harry Scroggs              Baltimore, Md                      KO  6
Jan 29 Dave Deshler               Chelsea, Ma                         L 15
Feb  2 Kid Parker                 Baltimore, Md                      KO  2
Mar 28 John "Unk" Russell         Baltimore, Md                       D 15
Apr 23 Young Erne                 Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Apr 26 Jack O'Neil                Baltimore, Md                      TK  6
Sep 20 Jimmy Briggs               Baltimore, Md                      TK  9
Oct 18 Ambrose "Amby" McGarry     Baltimore, Md                      LT  4
Nov  2 John "Unk" Russell         Baltimore, Md                      LT 10
Dec 13 Abe "Kid" Goodman          Baltimore, Md                       W 15

1907
Mar 28 "Harlem" Tommy Murphy      Baltimore, Md                      LK  2
May  3 Young Corbett II           Baltimore, Md                      KO 11
Sep 16 Tommy Lowe                 Baltimore, Md                       W 15
Oct  5 Willie Moody               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 29 Matthew "Matty" Baldwin    Baltimore, Md                       L 15

1908
Jan 23 Winfield "Soldier" Burns   Baltimore, Md                       D 15
Mar  5 Winfield "Soldier" Burns   Baltimore, Md                       L 15
Apr 30 Johnny Summers             Baltimore, Md                      LK  9
Jun 15 Winfield "Soldier" Burns   Baltimore, Md                      LT  6
Sep 29 Grover Hayes               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct  6 Fred Corbett               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
Oct 13 Matthew "Matty" Baldwin    New York, NY                        D  6
Oct 30 Harry "Kid" Seager         Baltimore, Md                       W 15
Nov 25 Robert "Bert" Keyes        Savannah, Ga                       LK 18

1909
Jan 14 Harry "Kid" Seager         Baltimore, Md                       W 15
          -Some sources report "D 15" vs Joe "Kid" Sieger
Feb  3 Robert "Bert" Keyes        New York, NY                       ND 10
Mar 11 Frankie Madden             New York, NY                       ND 10
Apr 27 "Harlem" Tommy Murphy      Baltimore, Md                      LK  5
Aug  3 Winfield "Dummy" Decker    Baltimore, Md                      KO  6
Sep 17 Harry Stone                Baltimore, Md                       L 15
Sep 21 Frankie Madden             Albany, NY                         ND 15
Sep 27 Tommy Rawson Sr.           Syracuse, NY                       KO  2
Oct  1 Young Donahue              Manchester, NH                     LT  6
Dec 16 Joe "Kid" Sieger           Baltimore, Md                      LT 11

1910
Jan 17 Joe Smith                  Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6
May 19 Winfield "Soldier" Burns   Baltimore, Md                       D 15
Jun 27 Frank Smith                Albany, NY                         ND 10
Sep  2 Joe "Kid" Sieger           Baltimore, Md                       W  6
Sep 26 Robert "Bert" Keyes        Albany, NY                         ND 10

1911
Nov 24 Ford Munger                Baltimore, Md                       L  6

1913
Feb  7 Jimmy Dougherty            Baltimore, Md                      LT  4
Feb 12 Jack Emery                 Cumberland, Md                     KO  4
Jul  2 Danny Lewis                Ardmore, Md                         W 15
Nov 27 Tommy Lowe                 Ardmore, Md                         L 15

*** The Following Bouts Are Reported But Not Confirmed ***

1900
Oct 25 Abe "Kid" Goodman          Brockton, Ma                        L  6

1903
Jul  7 Tim Callahan               Philadelphia, Pa                   ND  6

1905
Oct 31 Tommy Daly                 Baltimore, Md                      KO  8
Nov  2 Tommy Daly                 Baltimore, Md                      KO  8

*** Photos Provided By William Schutte ***

Review courtesy of Tracy Callis, Historian, International Boxing Research Organization