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Demp·sey(dĕmp′sē), William Harrison Known as "Jack." 1895-1983.
American prizefighter who won the world heavyweight title in 1919 but lost it to Gene Tunney in 1926.
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(Biography) Jack. real name William Harrison Dempsey. 1895–1983, US boxer; world heavyweight champion (1919–26)
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Jack (William Harrison Dempsey), 1895–1983, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1919–26.
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