In 1962, Dick Tiger won the world middle weight boxing championship.


Tiger inspired lots of Nigerians to go into boxing.

The manner in which he pretended to read and interpret, was the same as when he looked for the money-diggers, with a stone in his hat, and his hat over his face, while the Book of Plates were at the same time hid in the woods.

"The Lion of Mid-West."The match was declared a draw, although I thought Wonder Boy won.

Where is Power Mike, our master wrestler?

11 And a white stone is given to each of those who come into the celestial kingdom, whereon is a new name written, which no man knoweth save he that receiveth it. The new name is the key word.

Dick Tiger was an honorary Biafran army officer and tried to rally US support for Biafra.

…the term Urim and Thummim (first used by W. W. Phelps in 1833), which is generally associated with the Nephite interpreters, is frequently used in a rather undifferentiated manner to indicate either the seer stone or the interpreters.

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Bassey was the second African to become a world boxing champion.

Our eyes metmomentarily, and I self- consciously scribbled some words in mynotebook that make only partial sense as I read them now:''Giardello ducking me.

One day he left in a great canoe, but promised to return.

Whereas the tabernacle was mobile, and served Israel for fortyyears in the wilderness, during the conquest of the land, andfor nearly 400 years at Shiloh during the time of the Judges,the temple was anchored to bedrock at a fixed, specific spot onMount Moriah, the Temple Mount, in Jerusalem,

Montezuma believed that Cortes might be the Aztec God.

Most LDS Church members were taught that Joseph Smith used seer stones referred to as the Urim and Thummim (Nephite Interpreters) to translate the Book of Mormon (BOM) to various scribes. The Urim and Thummim was preserved in a stone box, along with the gold plates, for over 1,500 years for the purpose of enabling Joseph to translate the writings on the gold plates. Every year, numerous illustrations in various Church magazines continue to depict this method.

He welcomed Cortes and his people with gifts.

This theological view developed early in Islam, and became an important feature of Islamic theology, being espoused by Muslim thinkers such as al-Ghazali.

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The Heidelberg Disputation is significant for two things. First, there was at least one other future Reformation giant present. This was Martin Bucer, the Reformer of Strasbourg, who would end his days as professor of divinity at Cambridge. A man of vast intellect and wide ecumenical vision, Bucer was to have a profound influence on a generation of Reformers, not least John Calvin. And his first taste of Reformation thinking was provided by Luther at Heidelberg in 1517. Yet, while Bucer left the disputation marveling at how Luther had attacked what the church had become, he missed the theological core of what Luther was saying. This is the second point of importance: the theology of the cross.

It didn't figure to be an easy evening forTiger.

Jersey isn't quitting.'' The reason for the intimate press conference quickly becameapparent as Tiger gave only the briefest answers to questions aboutthe match with Rivero.