|Birth||4 February 1930, Casablanca|
|Death|| 11 August 2003, Bordeaux|
(aged 73 years)
Joseph Ventaja (February 4, 1930 – August 11, 2003) was a French boxer who won the bronze medal in the featherweight division at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. He was born in Casablanca, Morocco.
Ventaja began his career as a professional in 1956 and won his first 11 fights. He retired in 1958 after a loss to Epiphane Akono.