Gene Tunney was born May 25, 1897 in New York City. He won the American Light Heavyweight Title on January 13, 1922 in a bout with Battling Levinsky. He won the World Heavyweight Title on September 23, 1926 against Jack Dempsey. His final record was 77-1-3 with 45 KO's. Presented here is an antique wirephoto. This photo measures 4 1/2 inches by 7 1/4 inches.The photo has a 3/4 inch square cut out of the bottom left corner.Two heavy creases in the bootom left corner.The rst of the photo shows minor wear.the image is vivid.