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Peter Rademacher, Jose Torres, James Boyd

U.S. boxers pose with their medals after the finals at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. From left are Peter Rademacher, who won the gold medal in heavyweight; Jose Torres, silver medal winner in light middleweight; and James Boyd, bronze medal winner in light heavyweight. Torres died Monday. Associated Press
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