On This Date 11/5/1994
Two decades after losing the heavyweight title to Muhammad Ali, George Foreman is champion again, beating Michael Moorer with a tenth-round knockout in Las Vegas. At 45-years-old Foreman becomes the oldest heavyweight champion in the history of boxing. At the time of the knockout, George Foreman was well behind on all three judges’ scorecards. With the win, George Foreman improved to 73-4 in his career.