Billy Backus was born on March 5, 1943 in Canastota, New York. He won the World Welterweight Title on December 3, 1970 from Jose Napoles. He announced his retirement on July 30, 1978 with a final record of 48-20-5 with 22 KO's. Presented here is a vintage signed photo of Billy Backus. This vintage signed photo of Billy Backus is 8 1/2" x 11." He has inscribed it in blue ink, "To Martin Karp Best Wishes Billy Backus." The corners are lightly soft and there are creases in the upper right and lower left corners. No rips or tears.