Jack Dempsey was born on June 24, 1895 in Manassa, Colorado. He defeated Jess Willard on July 4, 1919 to win the World Heavyweight Title and held the title until September 23, 1926 when he lost to Gene Tunney. Dempsey announced his retirement in February of 1928 with a final record of 64-6-9 with 49 KO's. Presented here is an original wirephoto of Jack Dempsey with the production of "The Big Wheel," starring Mickey Rooney. It is an Acme photo. This original wirephoto of Jack Dempsey is 7" x 9." The corners are slightly soft and there are small creases along the edges. The lower right corner is clipped. Clean image.