Chicago, IL- Joe Louis knocks out Jim Braddock in the eighth round of their 6/22 fight in Chicago.
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Louis Ducking Braddock's Wicked Right. Chicago, Illinois: A fine picture made during an early round of the heavyweight championship bout here last night as champion Jim Braddock unleashed his famous right hand at Joe Louis' chin. The...More
Boxer Joe Louis, center, flanked by his trainer, Jack Blackburn (left), and his manager, Julian Black, shows the fist that won him the heavyweight crown over James Braddock in the eight round of their fight in Chicago. June 22, 1937.
American boxer Joe Louis (1914 - 1981, right) defeats World Heavyweight champion James J. Braddock (1905 - 1974) in Chicago, 22nd June 1937.
Heavyweight Champion Jim Braddock strikes his fighting pose at his traning camp while preparing for his fight against Joe Louis, at the hotel Golfmore on June 18, 1937 in Grand Beach, Michigan.
Chicago, IL- Joe Louis, with hand upraised, is pronounced the new heavyweight champion of the world, after his eighth round knockout of Jimmy Braddock in Chicago.
James Braddock (left) lands a right to the head, while Joe Louis misses with a right in the second round of their title fight in Chicago. Braddock was going strong at this stage of the battle but was kayoed in 1:10 of the eighth round...More
Daily News Front page for June 25, 1937 , Headline reads 'Louis New Champ' story on Joe Louis Jim Braddock fight
Louis, Joe *-+'Der braune Bomber'Boxer, USAWeltmeister im Schwergewicht von 1937-1949- Ganzkoerperaufnahme, vor dem Titelkampf gegen den Weltmeister James J. Braddock
James Braddock (right), his face bruised and swollen, hangs onto Joe Louis in a clinch in the seventh round of their title bout in Chicago.
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