LOUIS, JOE, JIMMY BRADDOCK, TONY CANZONERI & PHILADELPHIA JACK O'BRIEN WIRE PHOTO
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 is an original wirephoto of Joe Louis with Jimmy Braddock, Tony Canzoneri and Tommy Loughran cutting Louis' birthday cake. International News Photo. This is an original International News Photos wire photo with their stamp on back. No caption. Bold, clear image. Small creases in upper right and lower left corners. No tears. Clean front and back. 8" x 10."