Floyd Patterson was born on January 4, 1935 in Waco, North Carolina. He won the World Heavyweight Title in a bout with Archie Moore on November 30, 1956. He lost it to Ingemar Johansson on June 26, 1959 and then regained it from him a year later. He retired after losing to Muhammad Ali on September 20, 1972 with a final record of 55-8-1 with 40 KO's. Presented here is a signed photo. Floyd Patterson has boldly signed this 8" x 10" photo in blue pen. There are 3 small rips along the left edge. The lower right corner is creased and there is a crease along the bottom edge and there are a few small creases in the center of the photo. Clean signature.