Joe Louis, The Brown Bomber, Heavyweight World Champion from 1937 to 1949
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Born on May 13, 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama, Joe Lewis went on to become the heavyweight champion of the world. Known as the Brown Bomber, Louis held the belt for nearly 12 years, a boxing record, and posted 25 successful title defenses.

Born on May 13, 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama, Joe Lewis went on to become the heavyweight champion of the world. Known as the Brown Bomber, Louis held the belt for nearly 12 years, a boxing record, and posted 25 successful title defenses.

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Hank Greenberg and Joe Louis

Hank Greenberg and Joe Louis

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Rocky Marciano  The only world heavyweight boxing champion to retire undefeated, his 49 victories featured 43 knockouts and on the way he beat such great fighters as Joe Louis, Jersey Joe Walcott, Roland La Starza, and Ezzard Charles. The Rock died in a light plane crash just short of his 46th birthday.

Rocky Marciano The only world heavyweight boxing champion to retire undefeated, his 49 victories featured 43 knockouts and on the way he beat such great fighters as Joe Louis, Jersey Joe Walcott, Roland La Starza, and Ezzard Charles. The Rock died in a light plane crash just short of his 46th birthday.

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Joe Louis Arena in Detroit Michigan! LETS GO RED WINGS! I love this arena. I love Red Wings <3

Joe Louis Arena in Detroit Michigan! LETS GO RED WINGS! I love this arena. I love Red Wings <3

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