Boxer George Foreman’s Daughter Freeda Dead At 42

Boxer George Foreman’s Daughter Freeda Dead
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Mar. 9 2019, Updated 10:33 p.m. ET

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Famous former boxing champion George Foreman is mourning the sudden death of his daughter Freeda.

The 42-year-old was found dead inside her home near Houston, Texas, by a family member.

Police do not suspect any foul play, however, there will be a coroner’s report into her untimely death.

Just like her famous 70-year-old father Freeda was a boxer too.

She began boxing professionally as a middleweight in 2000 and won her first 5 fights before losing her sixth bout in 2001.

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Freeda retired after the loss with a pro record of 5-1 with 3 KOs to focus on being a mom and boxing promotion.

Her wealthy father reportedly paid her to quit the boxing ring as he hated to watch her fight.

Freeda was born in Texas and is one of George's 7 daughters, he has 5 of his own and adopted 2 more girls in 2009 and 2012.

He also has 5 sons, all named George, and Freeda's middle name was George also.

She appeared in several documentaries about her famous father and is survived by her husband and daughter, her parents and 11 siblings.

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