: Benny Leonard was born on April 7, 1896 in New York City, New York. He won the World Lightweight Title on May 28, 1917 from Freddie Welsh. He retired after losing to Jimmy McLarnin on October 7, 1932 with a final record of 180-21-6 with 6 no decisions and 69 KO's. Presented here is an antique photo of Leonard. This photo measures 8 inches by 10 inches.The photohas a heavy split right across the middle that has been repaired from the back.minor small light crwase marks in the upper right corner.The word Frisco is written in pencil in that corner.The image is vivid.