James J. Braddock, The Cinderella Man, was born on February 11, 1909 in Omaha, Nebraska. He defeated Max Baer at Long Island City, NY on June 13, 1935 to win the World Heavyweight Title. He was an extreme underdog and earned his nickname with the win. He lost the title to Joe Louis in 1937. Presented here is a cut ink signature of Braddock. This is a cut ink signature of Braddock.the cut maesures 2 1/2 inches by 3 1/2 inches.The paper has rounded edges on one side and a light crease in the upper half, otherwise clean.The signature is in ink and perfect.