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Walker , Jimmy
Jimmy "Bang Bang" Walker was born in Brimingham, Alabama in 1932. During his boxing career he won the California Junior Golden Gloves Championship and as a professional he held the Northwest lightweight title. Walker was just as well known in Portland, Oregon for his Civic and charitable activities before his death on October 4, 2005 in Portland.