Jake La Motta was born on July 10, 1922 in Bronx, New York. He began his professional career on March 3, 1941. He won the World Middleweight Title on June 16, 1949 stopping Marcel Cerdan in 10 rounds. Posted career victories over Sugar Ray Robinson, Tommy Bell, Fritzie Zivic, Bob Satterfield and Laurent Dauthuille. His career mark was 83-19-4. Known as "The Bronx Bull" he will forever be remembered as the subject of the popular movie RAGING BULL. Presented here is an original business check for Jake LaMott's Skybrite, Inc. dated April 26, 1956 which has been signed in vintage hand on the front by Jake LaMotta. This is an original business check. Boldly signed in ink by Jake LaMotta. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. 3 1/8" x 8 1/4."