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Emile Griffith

Benny Paret slumps against the ropes after being knocked out by Emile Griffith in the 12th round of their welterweight championship fight at the Garden. It was ruled a TKO at 2:09 of the 12th. Paret was moved, still unconscious, to Roosevelt Hospital after getting last rites in dressing room. (Photo by Charles Hoff/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)

Emile Griffith dead at 75

Griffith will sadly be best remembered for his killing his rival, Benny Paret, in the ring during their third fight.