Gene Tunney
The Savoy Hotel, Strand, Westminster, London

Gene Tunney Image Source: Wikipedia

Click here to report this listing

Details

Name: Gene Tunney
Category: Boxer

Person Summary:

Gene Tunney (1897-1978).American World Heavyweight Boxing Champion from 1926-1928 who defeated Jack Dempsey twice, first in 1926 and then in 1927

Edit Person Summary


Years of Residence: 1928 - 1928
Source: The Galsgow Herald Newspaper (23/Aug/28) (via Google News Archive)

Residence Summary:

Gene Tunney (1897-1978),American Heavyweight Boxing Champion (1926-1928),stayed here in 1928.

Edit Residence Summary

Address

The Savoy Hotel
Strand
Westminster
London
WC2R 0EU
United Kingdom

Abode Summary:

The Savoy Hotel was opened in 1889 under the auspices of Richard D'Oyly Carte (1844-1901),English Theatrical Impresario,who owned the Savoy Theatre (1881),next door. Since its opening,the Savoy Hotel has played host to a great many notable guests,from Singers of stage & screen,artists,actors,directors,musicians,politicians and many more.

Edit Abode Summary

Other Abodes

No other abodes found.

If you know of other abodes this person has lived at click here to contribute.

Others at this Abode

Notable People listed for this Abode: 122

View others who have lived at this abode.


Letterbox for this Person/Abode...

Login or Register to add a comment.

Copyright © 2011. Notable Abodes. Find Dead Famous People and Historic Places. All Rights Reserved.