: James J. Jeffries was born on April 15, 1875 in Carroll, Ohio. He won the World Heavyweight Title on June 9, 1899 from Bob Fitzsimmons. He retired after losing to Jack Johnson on July 4, 1910, his only loss, with a final record of 18-1-2 with 15 KO's. Presented here is a vintage, first generation, antique photograph of Jeffries and his wife. This antique photograph of jeffries and his wife measures appx. 8 inches by 10 inches and is oval.The cut around the oval is uneven but there are no creases.the back is blank.The images are clean.