Earnie Shavers Family
Earnie Dee Shaver, best known as Earnie Shavers, is an American former professional boxer who competed between 1969 and 1995.
A two-time world heavyweight championship challenger, Shaver is known for being one of the hardest punchers in heavyweight boxing history.
He scored 68 knockout wins, including 23 in the first round. He holds a 76.4% overall knockout ratio.
In March 1969, National Golden Gloves director Tony Mange said Shaver’s “carries a hefty punch”.
He had nine straight knockout wins before he was himself knocked out by the 230-pound (104 kg) West German Horst Koschemann.
Shaver’s started boxing at the late age of 22. Before turning professional, he had a short but notable amateur career, winning the 1969 National AAU heavyweight title.
Earnie Shavers Wife
Shaver was married to Laverne Payne. The couple married in the year 1965 and divorced in 1982. They had five daughters from their marriage together.
Earnie Shavers Children
Shavers was married to Laverne Payne. They had five daughters from their marriage together: Tamara, Cynthia, Catherine, Carla, and Amy.
Earnie Shavers Mother
Willie Belle Shaver is the mother to the American former professional boxer.
There isn’t enough information about his mother.
Earnie Shavers Father
Curtis Shaver is the father to the American former professional boxer.
There isn’t enough information about his father.
Earnie Shavers Siblings
Shaver has kept details about his siblings away from the public.
Earnie Shavers Grandchildren
He has 24 grandchildren. details about them are disclosed away from the public.