Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76
In this Feb. 23, 1965 file photo, Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, left, knocks out Italian boxer Fabio Bettini in the 10th and last round of their fight at the Falais Des Sports in Paris. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he denied committing, died at his home in Toronto, Sunday, April 20, 2014, according to long-time friend and co-accused John Artis. He was 76. The Associated Press
Posted: Monday, April 21, 2014 5:30 am
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