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 antique wirephoto of Jack Dempsey. This original antique wirephoto of Jack Dempsey is 8" x 10." The upper left and lower right corners are clipped and there are smaller rips in the upper right and lower left corners. There is an additional rip along the right edge. There is some slight soiling along the left edge.