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 antique photo of Joe Louis. This antique photo of Joe Louis before his bout with King Levinsky is 6 1/2" x 8 1/4." There are small creases in the corners and along the edges. There is some light soiling along the bottom edge. No rips or tears.