HISTORY: Joe Louis was born on May 13, 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama. On June 22, 1937 he won the World Heavyweight Title from James J. Braddock. He retired after losing to Rocky Marciano on October 26, 1951. His final record was 63-3. Presented here a commemorative coin of Louis produced in 1981.
FULL DESCRIPTION: This is a commemorative coin of Joe Louis. Bold color and clear image. The coin is 1 1/2 inches in diameter. The coin shows some minor tarnishing, ,otherwise clean. Marked by Act of Congress 1981.