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Johnny Tapia

Born: 1967-02-13 - Died: 2012-05-27
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Death Summary:

Tapia was found by police at his residence in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was 45 years of age.

Who was Johnny Tapia :

Johnny Tapia was a well-known boxer from Albuquerque, New Mexico. Tapia's boxing career started in the spotlight in the 1980s and won his first championship belt in 1990.

Tapia disappeared from the boxing scene for a short amount of time due to cocaine; however, Tapia did reemerge back into boxing back in the later 90s.

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