Legendary Australian Boxer, Johnny Famechon, 77, passed away

A featherweight boxer from Australia, Johnny Famechon was considered the master artisan who helped popularize the sport in Australia. He defeated 56 opponents in his career, 20 of them via knockout, 6 by draw, and 5 by defeat.

What caused the death of boxing legend Johnny Famechon, where is his first wife?

Johnny Famechon was a great boxer who promoted the sport in Australia, passed away in Melbourne, leaving behind a legacy of accomplishment. Age-wise, he was 77.

The reports state that Johnny battled for years to recover from a horrific accident that put him in a coma and caused an acquired brain injury. The accident occurred in 1991.

Likewise, People are looking for his first wife, Elise Famechon, with whom he had two children as a result of his passing. He first met Elise while still in school, and the two eventually wed at St. Brigid’s Church in Mordialloc in 1970. However, the couple split up in 1997, and Johnny later wed Glenys. Elise Famechon hasn’t been mentioned since, and since she managed to live a very discreet life, we are unsure of her health and whereabouts.

Johnny Famechon Age, Family, and Early Life

Johnny Famechon was born on March 28, 1945, in Paris, France. He was 77 years old at the time of his death. When he was five years old, his family relocated from Paris to Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, a suburb of Melbourne.

johnny famechon family

They were joined by his mother, father, and younger brother. After that, the family relocated to Middle Park, another Melbourne suburb. A few years later, his mother Antoinette and younger brother Christian relocated to Paris, while John and his father Andre later settled in Richmond.

Johnny Famechon Career, What was his profession?

Famechon was the seventh person to be awarded Legend status in 2012 after being inducted into the Australian National Boxing Hall of Fame’s Moderns category in 2003. His overall record included 56 victories which includes 20 kos, 6 ties, and 5 defeats. Famechon gained a reputation as a talented boxer whose strength was his defense over the course of his twenty-year career.

In 1964, he defeated Les Dunn to win the Victorian featherweight championship, and in 1967, after defeating Scot John O’Brien, he became the Commonwealth featherweight champion. In the 2022 Queen’s Birthday Honours, he was given the title of Member of the Order of Australia for his tremendous contributions to boxing at the highest level.

Which school and college did he go to?

He went to Essendon Technical School.

Johnny Famechon Net Worth, How much does he earn?

It is not known how much money he is worth. He has never spoken to a media outlet about his net worth when he was alive as a result nothing about his net worth was revealed anything on the web.

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Johnny Famechon Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he had been married to Elise Famechon since 1970. They both shares a son named paul and a daughter named Danielle together.

johnny famechon wife

However, the couple split up in 1997, and Johnny later wed Glenys.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

We do not have precise information about his social media status. When we receive more detailed information surrounding his social media handles, we will update this section.

Physical Appearance of Johnny Famechon’s Height, Weight

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Hair ColourSalt and pepper
Eye ColourHazel
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Johnny Famechon’s should be known

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Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseGlenys Elise Famechon ( Ex-wife0  

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