TITLE

Stars come out in full force to watch Mike Tyson brutalize Frank Bruno

AUTHOR(S)
Holland, Dobie; Cobb, Vandell
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Jet;4/1/96, Vol. 89 Issue 20, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features photographs of celebrities who attended the 1996 World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight championship match won by Mike Tyson over defending champion Frank Bruno at the MGM Grand Gardens Hotel/Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes former heavyweight champions Joe Frazier, Ken Norton and Michael Spinks; Reverend Charles Williams; Actors Denzel Washington and John Amos.
ACCESSION #
9604085869

 

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