Willie Pep was born on September 19, 1922 in Middletown, Connecticut. He won the World Featherweight Title from Chalky Wright on November 20, 1942. He lost the title on September 8, 1950 to Sandy Saddler. He retired after losing to Calvin Woodland on March 16, 1966 with a final record 230-11-1 with 65 KO's. Presented here is an original, circa 1940's souvenir pin of Willie Pep. This is an original, metallic, souvenir pin which pictures Willie Pep in fight pose. Pin firmly attached to back. Bold, clear image.Some pitting on back, otherwise clean. No dents or scratches. 1 3/4" diameter.