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 an original wirephoto of Jimmy Braddock with his wife the day after defeating Max Baer to win the title. It is a Wide World photo. This original wirephoto of Jimmy Braddock is 7" x 9." The corners are slightly soft. Clean image with no rips or tears.