Joe Louis

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Related to Joe Louis: Jack Dempsey, Rocky Marciano
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Noun1.Joe Louis - United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion for 12 years (1914-1981)Joe Louis - United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion for 12 years (1914-1981)
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The heavyweight division of Knockout Kings 2001 includes Frank Bruno, Jack Dempsey, Eric "Butterbean" Esch, Michael Grant, Larry Holmes, Evander Holyfield, Ingemar Johanson, Sonny Liston, Joe Louis, Rocky Marciano, Archie Moore, Ken Norton, Floyd Patterson, Earnie Shavers and David Tua.
We want Joe Louis Arena - and all of downtown - to become a "sea of red" to show the world that Detroit has the greatest fans
Joe Louis was one of the most beloved Americans of his time.
Joining Foreman and Jones in HBO Boxing is a stellar stable of boxers: Rocky Marciano, Jake LaMotta, Joe Louis, Jack Dempsey, Sugar Ray Robinson, Ken Norton, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Floyd Patterson, Larry Holmes, Roberto Duran, Hector Camacho, Archie Moore, Michael Grant, Ike Quartey, Arturo Gatti, Monte Barrett, Terry Norris, Ray Mancini, John Molnar, Bernard Hopkins, Vito Antefuermo, Aaron Pryor, David Reid, Earnie Shavers, Hasim Rahman, Angel Manfredy, Vinnie Pazienza, Mark Johnson, Paul Spadafora, Fernando Vargas, Virgil Hill and Junior Jones.
WHAT: The National Museum of American History will receive the boxing gloves heavyweight champion Joe Louis used in his first fight against Max Schmeling
Troubled boxing legend Joe Louis walks into a Harlem jazz club, entering the lives of a singer, a cornet man and a would-be gambler in the L.
The first in a series of special Internet sales devoted to original Daily News photos, this remarkable selection contains photographs of some of the greatest fighters of all time including: Joe Louis, Sugar Ray Robinson, Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier and Rubin "Hurricane" Carter.
Fans in attendance will enjoy the same great giveaways as those at Joe Louis Arena that evening, including a mini replica Steve Yzerman banner and commemorative player card.
DETROIT - The Kings covet the history that makes Joe Louis Arena a living museum.
The compleEric "Butterbean" Esch, Joe Frazier, Michael Grant, Marvin "Marvelous" Hagler, Larry Holmes, Evander Holyfield, Ingemar Johanson, Mark "Too Sharp" Johnson, Kevin Kelley, Jake Lamotta, Mills Lane, Sugar Ray Leonard, Lennox Lewis, Sonny Liston, Danny "Little Red" Lopez, Joe Louis, Ed Ma000 is a completely different experience on the PlayStation than it is on the Nintendo 64 or Game Boy Color vs of this game are what make it second to none.
Other Auctions Include Joe Louis Signed Contract, Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) 1962 Pre-fight Health Card, Vintage New York Mets Programs
Joe Louis, who reigned 11 remarkable years, could carry an era on his massive shoulders, but his ``Bum of the Month Club'' was evidence of a relatively weak division between 1937 and 1948 - with a four-year gap because of World War II.