Public Figure Profiles

Richie Giachetti

Richie Giachetti (April 20, 1940 – February 3, 2016) was an American boxing trainer who worked with a number of world champions including Larry Holmes and Mike Tyson.

He was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. Giachetti first began working in boxing in 1961 and also helped Don King in his first promotion with Muhammad Ali.

Most famous for guiding Holmes to the heavyweight championship, he trained many other top fighters of the 1970s and 1980s including Earnie Shavers, Aaron Pryor and Greg Page.

When Mike Tyson was dethroned as heavyweight champion by James "Buster" Douglas in 1990 in a 10th-round knockout in Tokyo, King inserted Giachetti as Tyson's trainer. Giachetti trained Tyson for his next four fights, those against Henry Tillman, Alex Stewart, and the two fights against Donovan "Razor" Ruddock. Giachetti later returned to Tyson's corner for his second fight against Evander Holyfield, the infamous "bite fight".Giachetti also trained two times world cruiserweight champion Jean Marc Mormeck and worked with another top cruiserweight Steve Cunningham and Sal Cenicola in the late 1980s.

He worked on several Sylvester Stallone movies and worked with Stallone on boxing promotions in the New York City area. Giachetti died February 3, 2016 at the age of 75 in Lodi, Ohio.

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Some of their strengths

Richie Giachetti has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Artistic, Intelligent, Charismatic, Strong, Diplomatic, Curious, and Extroverted.

Strong and Diligent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Richie Giachetti is someone who is a strong, diligent, and trustworthy person who approaches life with honesty and perseverance, but who is also physical, sensual, and artistic. A person who really cares about helping others make the most of what they have.

Strong and Resilient

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Richie Giachetti well know them as someone who can be strong, expansive, and stable like a big tree.

Methodical and Exacting

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Richie Giachetti as someone who is careful, methodical, and a perfectionist.

A person who forms successful business partnerships, who appreciates the variety the world has to offer, who takes a frugal approach to life and tends to be a workaholic, and who engages in things that let them express their opinion.

Realistic and Skillful

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Richie Giachetti is someone who is able to separate emotions from reality, see the world in terms of right or wrong, and who is very good at getting things done.

They are also someone who is balanced, organized, and in-charge, and who loves traveling, working hard, and figuring out the patterns of things.

Patient and Compassionate

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Richie Giachetti tends to be someone who approaches life with grace and compassion, and who has a powerful and commanding personality. Who can be analytical, patient, and deliberate, avoiding risks and seeking out stability instead.

Some of Richie Giachetti's challenges

While Richie Giachetti has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Richie Giachetti can be Stubborn, Idle, Hesitant, Narcissistic, Sensitive, Critical, and Demanding.

Stubborn and Idle

One of Richie Giachetti's key challenges is that they are someone who can be seen as stubborn and, at times, lazy.

Richie Giachetti must also exercise caution as they can have a hard time reconciling wants and needs, and can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Sensitive and Critical

Richie Giachetti is someone who can be insecure, critical, and pessimistic, who can have difficulty relaxing, can be possessive and jealous, and who can have difficulty listening to others' opinions and perspectives and make hasty decisions.

Materialistic and Aggressive

Finally, Richie Giachetti also can be materialistic, emotional, aggressive, stubborn, inconsistent, and be prone to big temper outbursts.

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