Date of Birth:
26 October 1906
Primo Carnera played in 2 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Family, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi genres.
Primo Carnera got succeed with average imdb rating 5.4.
His career as a boxer served as the basis for the book and subsequent movie Jane Doe: The Harder They Fall (2006) (TV).
Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, 1990.
World heavyweight boxing champion, 1933-1934.
He fought in the Italian underground in World War II against the the Nazis and fascist dictator Benito Mussolini until he was captured and interned. He was released by Allied forces after Italy surrendered in 1943.
When he fought 184 lb Tommy Loughran on 1 March 1934, the 86 lb weight difference was the greatest ever in a boxing title match.
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