Larry Holmes was born on November 3, 1949 in Cuthbert, Georgia. He won the WBC Heavyweight Title from Ken Norton on June 9, 1978. He defeated Muhammad Ali on October 2, 1980 to win the World Heavyweight Title. He recently came out of retirement to defeat Butterbean Esch. Presented here is a souvenir pin of Larry Holmes as world heavyweight champion. This is an original, 1979, metallic, souvenir pin of Larry Holmes put out by Don King Productions, his promoter at the time. Bold color and print. Bold, clear image. Pin firmly attached to back. Clean front and back. No dents. 4" diameter.