Name: ROBINSON, SUGAR RAY-PASTRANO-RODRIGUEZ ORIGINAL ANTIQUE PHOTO (FROM HIS SISTER'S COLLECTION)
History: Sugar Ray Robinson (Walker Smith, Jr.) became a professional fighter on October 4, 1940. He defeated Tommy Bell on December 20, 1946 to win the World Welterweight Title. He defeated Jake LaMotta on February 14, 1951 to win the World Middleweight Title. He would eventually win that title on four additional occasions. In a career which ran until 1965 he would claim victories over Gene Fullmer, Carmen Basilio, Kid Gavilan, Bobo Olson, Rocky Graziano, Henry Armstrong and Randy Turpin. Presented here is an antique photo of Sugar Ray Robinson sitting between Luis Rodriquez (left) and Willie Pastrano (right). This original, first generation photo is from the collection of his sister, Evelyn Robinson Nelson.
Full description: This first generation, antique photo of Robinson, Rodriquez and Pastrano is 8" x 10." The corners are slightly soft and there are small creases in the lower left corner and along the top half of the photo. Clean image with no rips or tears.
Size: 8 x 10
Categories: Photograph - Robinson, Sugar Ray - Pastrano, Willie
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