Name: LAMOTTA, JAKE HOMECOMING WIRE PHOTO (1949-AFTER CERDAN FIGHT)
History: Jake La Motta was born on July 10, 1922 in Bronx, New York. He began his professional career on March 3, 1941. He won the World Middleweight Title on June 16, 1949 stopping Marcel Cerdan in 10 rounds. Posted career victories over Sugar Ray Robinson, Tommy Bell, Fritzie Zivic, Bob Satterfield and Laurent Dauthuille. His career mark was 83-19-4. Known as "The Bronx Bull" he will forever be remembered as the subject of the popular movie RAGING BULL. Presented here is an antique wire photo of Jake LaMotta's homecoming as champion after defeating Cerdan.
Full description: This antique wire photo of Jake LaMotta's homecoming is 7" x 9." There are small creases in the corners and along the edges. Clean with no rips or tears.
Size: 7 x 9
Categories: Photograph - LaMotta, Jake -
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