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Joe Louis, premier héros noir du sport américain

Joseph Louis Barrow (May 1914 - April better known as Joe Louis and Brown Bomber, was an American professional boxer and the World Heavyweight Champion from 1937 to He is considered to be one of the greatest heavyweights of all time.

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Hard Times Man: Extract from Randy Roberts' biography of boxer Joe Louis

March 1949 – Joe Louis, who had held the world heavyweight title for almost 12 years, longer than anyone else in history, announced his retirement at age Having defeated Jersey Joe Walcott in.

Lena Horne  Joe Louis, World Heavyweight Boxing Champion

blackhistoryalbum: Lena Horne, Vintage Black Glam Series—— with Joe Louis, World Heavyweight Boxing Champion

June 22 1938 - American boxer Joe Lewis defeated German Max Schmeling by one knockout in the first round. His victory made Lewis the US's first African American sports hero. Rather than being enemies, Lewis and Schmeling became close friends. The two men visited each other often and Schmeling was a pallbearer at Lewis's funeral.

June 22 1938 - American boxer Joe Louis defeated German Max Schmeling by one knockout in the first round. His victory made Lewis the US's first African American sports hero

Michael Spinks, Jersey Joe Walcott, Joe Frazier, Muhammad Ali and Sugar ray Leonard all paying respect to the great Joe Louis

Michael Spinks, Jersey Joe Walcott, Joe Frazier, Muhammad Ali and Sugar ray Leonard all paying respect to the great Joe Louis

I saw him fight several times when I was mucho younger. They were a big time for me. Thanks to my Joe who took me Introspective Joe Louis

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Boxing legend Joe Louis, photographed in 1941 by Carl Van Vechten at Greenwood Lake, NJ. Photo: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

vintageblackglamour: “Boxing legend Joe Louis, photographed in 1941 by Carl Van Vechten at Greenwood Lake, NJ. Photo: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Joe Louis and Mohammed Ali

Joe Louis and Muhammad Ali never knew Joe Louis was such a big man, would've been even bigger in his prime yeah Go Joe Louis √

Joe Louis and Sugar Ray Robinson in their military attire. These are boxing legends.

Joe Louis and Sugar Ray Robinson in their military attire - boxing legends.

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Joe Louis In Suit & Hat 1930s 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo

Joe Louis In Suit & Hat Reprint Of Old Photo Joe Louis In Suit & Hat Reprint Of Old Photo Here is a neat collectible of Joe Louis

june 22, joe louis becomes world heavyweight boxing champ in 1937

Days Gone By: New York, Madison Square Garden, Joe Louis, Joey Archer and The Fighting Irish.

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