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 for good 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. Offered here is an original signed promotional photograph of Benny Leonard. This is an original promotional photo of Leonard in full fight pose. Boldly signed in fountain pen, "To My Friend Tommy "Yes you trimmed" me-but good Best Wishes Benny Leonard. Bold, clear image. Minor soiling on right edge. Not creased or torn. 5" x 7." One of the nicest signed photos of Benny Leonard we have offered.