- Category : 1899-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 1
American boxer who became the first champion in the light welterweight division by receiving the most votes by ballot on 15 November 1922. He held the title until 1926.
In his impressive career he fought Oakland Jimmy Duffy, Rocky Kansas, James Red Herring and champions Benny Leonard, Lew Tendler, Jack Britton, Mushy Callahan and Joe Dundee.
Mitchell was nicknamed Pinky because of his father's statement, on seeing Mitchell in his crib as a baby, that "he's like a little pink rascal." Pinky Mitchell died on 11 March 1976 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at age 77.