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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 a signed photo to Knute Rockne.
Jack Dempsey has boldly signed this 7 1/2" x 9 1/2" photo in blue ink. He has inscribed it to legendary Notre Dame head coach, Knute Rockne, "To My Friend Coach Knute Rockne, With Best Wishes from Jack Dempsey World's Champion Oct 20/21." There is a tack hole in the bottom of the photo along with several creases in the center of the photo. There is some slight soiling throughout. Clean signature.

Size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2

Condition: excellent