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Eva Shain

Age: 81

boxing judge who became the first woman to score a heavyweight championship fight at the Muhammad Ali-Earnie Shavers fight in 1977; earned professional license in 1975; judged more than 5,000 fights; retired in December of 1998; married to ring announcer Frank Shain. She died of cancer.

Died: Englewood, N.J., August 19, 1999

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