Tommy Burns was born on June 17, 1881 in Chesley, Ontario, Canada. He defeated Marvin Hart on February 23, 1906 to win the World Heavyweight Title. He eventually lost the title to Jack Johnson on December 26, 1908. He retired after losing to Joe Beckett on July 16, 1920 with a final record of 46-5-9 with 37 KO's. Presented here is rare original, real photo postcard of Tommy Burns as he appeared at the height of his career. This is an original, real photo postcard of Tommy Burns in full fight pose by Kerry of Sydney, Australia. Bold, clear image. Unused. Not creased or torn. Clean front and back. Minor edge and corner wear. 3 1/4" x 5 1/2."