Emile Griffith was born on February 3, 1938 in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. He won the World Welterweight Title from Benny Paret on April 1, 1961. He won the World Middleweight Title on April 25, 1966 from Dick Tiger. He retired after losing to Alan Minter on July 30, 1977 with a final record of 85-24-2 with 1 no contest and 23 KO's. Presented here is a signed photo of Emile Griffith.
Emile Griffith has boldly signed this 11" x 14" photo in silver marker. He has inscribed it to the photographer, Able, "To my great friend Able- your champ Emile Griffith (smile) thank you!" There are small creases along the left and right sides of the photo and there is a larger crease along the bottom. Clean signature. No rips or tears.