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 Joe DiMaggio ringside for the Ross-Armstrong fight. It is an International News Photo. This original wirephoto of Jimmy Braddock and Joe DiMaggio is 6 1/2" x 8 1/2." The corners are slightly soft and there is a crease along the top edge. Clean image with no rips or tears.