Date of Birth:
27 November 1935
Willie Pastrano played in 1 movies in the Crime, Drama genres.
Willie Pastrano didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.8.
Willie Pastrano was born in Miami, Florida, but raised in the New Orlean's FrenchQuarter. A local shoe-shine boy, Pastrano took up boxing because he was "The fattest 15 year old in town". With no amateur experience, he turned pro in 1951. He racked up an impressive 58-11 record before winning the World Lightheavyweight Boxing Championship from Harold Johnson on Jun.1, 1963. Pastrano retired from boxing in 1965 following his title loss to Jose Torres. He became a spokesperson for a local South Fl... Read more