Fernando “Freddy or Ferdie” Pacheco was the personal physician and cornerman for Muhammad Ali, world heavyweight champion, and other boxing champions. Freddy was born on December 8, 1927, in Tampa, Florida, and passed away on November 16, 2017, in Miami Florida at the age of 89.
Freddy attended the University of Florida and entered the Miller School of Medicine. Aside from being a cornerman, he was also an artist, author, and sports commentator. Pacheco was popularly known as The Fight Doctor due to the professional medical advice he gave to boxers.
Meet Pacheco’s Children
Pacheco had four children with his wife Luisita Elva Sweeny. The couple’s children are three daughters and a son: Dawn Marie, Tina Louise, Evelyn, and Ferdie James.
There is not much information about Dawn Marie but we know she is a promoter.
Tina was born on April 30, 1973, in Miami Florida and she is currently a Film editor in the United States.
Evelyn was the youngest child of Ferdie Pacheco. She passed away on January,4,2021 after battling MS and liver disease. The news was confirmed by her sister Dawn Marie saying “She battled it hard”. She was Psychic when she was alive.
There is not much information about Ferdie James except that he is an Astrologer by profession.