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Charles Bernard "Bud" Taylor (July 22, 1903 - March 9, 1962) was an American boxer from Terre Hautemarker, Indianamarker. He was nicknamed the Terre Haute Terrier and the Blonde Terror of Terre Haute.

Pro Boxing Career

Bud was undefeated in his first 31 fights. His record was 17-0-2-12.

Bud fought Memphis Pal Moore 4 times. In their first fight they fought to a draw in Illinoismarker. In their second fight Bud lost to Memphis on the USS Commodore by decision. in The third fight they fought to another draw in Indianamarker. In their 4th fight Bud beat Memphis by decision in Indianamarker.

Bud would also fight the great Francisco Guilledo aka Pancho Villa in three fights. The first fight Bud lost by decision in Chicagomarker. The second fight Don beat Pancho in Milwaukeemarker by decision. The third fight Bud lost by decision in Brooklynmarker.

He also fought Bushy Graham in two fights. The first fight he beat Bushy by decision in Illinoismarker. The second fight Bud lost to Bushy by decision in Long Island City.

In his first title fight he fought Tony Canzoneri for the vacant National Boxing Association World bantamweight title. The fight went to a draw.

Bud would have a rematch for the vacant National Boxing Association World bantamweight title against Tony Canzoneri this time Bud won by unanimous decision at Wrigley Fieldmarker.

Bud would fight Tony Canzoneri one more time this time at Madison Square Gardenmarker where he lost by decision.

Bud also fought Phil Zwick in Milwaukeemarker where he won by KO.

Bud fought Battling Battalino in Detroitmarker where he won by decision.

Bud would fight Battling Battalino once more in Connecticutmarker losing by a decision.

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