Floyd Patterson was born in North Carolina, the U.S., in 1935. Between 1952 and 1972, he was an American professional boxer who won the world heavyweight title twice, in 1956 and 1962. Patterson had become the youngest heavyweight champion in history at the age of 21, and he was also the first heavyweight champion to reclaim the championship after losing it. At the 1952 Summer Olympics, he won a gold medal in the middleweight division as an amateur. Here’s a quiz on Floyd Patterson. Let’s take the quiz.