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 James Braddock. This original wirephoto of James Braddock is 8" x 10." The corners are slightly soft with small creases along the edges. There are a few light markings along the bottom left edge. No rips or tears.