Davey Moore was an was an American featherweight world champion boxer, from Springfield, Ohio, who fought professionally until his death in 1963.
His final fight was against Sugar Ramos on March 21, 1963: Davey Moore sustained a head injury and the title of World Featherweight Champion was passed to Ramos. Following the fight, Moore slipped into a coma due to the head injury. He died a few days later on March 25.
Moore is buried at Ferncliff Cemetery here in Springfield.