Joe Louis

Joe Louis
1914 - 1981

Joe Louis  American Boxing

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Rest in peace.

Relationships

Joe Louis was previously married to Martha Malone Jefferson (1959 - 1981), Rose Morgan (1955 - 1958) and Marva Louis (1935 - 1945).

Joe Louis was in relationships with Lena Horne (1941 - 1949), Sonja Henie, Cleo Hayes and Ruby Dallas.

Joe Louis had encounters with Fredi Washington, Acquanetta, Lana Turner, Angelle De Lavallade and Mae West.

About

American Boxer Joe Louis was born Joseph Louis Barrow on 13th May, 1914 in La Fayette, Alabama, United States and passed away on 12th Apr 1981 Paradise, Nevada, United States aged 66. He is most remembered for Joe vs. Max (1936). His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Joe Louis is a member of the following lists: People from Detroit, United States Army soldiers and American military personnel of World War II.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating4 8 years 2 years -
Married3 22 years, 3 months 11 years, 9 months 3 years
Encounter5 - - -
Total12 22 years, 3 months 3 years, 7 months 3 years

Details

First Name Joe
Middle Name Louis
Last Name Louis
Full Name at Birth Joseph Louis Barrow
Age 66 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th May, 1914
Birthplace La Fayette, Alabama, United States
Died 12th April, 1981
Place of Death Paradise, Nevada, United States
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Mixed with native american, african americna and white american ancesrty
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Boxer, Actor
Occupation Boxing
Claim to Fame Joe vs. Max (1936)

Joseph Louis Barrow (May 13, 1914 – April 12, 1981) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1934 to 1951. Nicknamed the Brown Bomber, Louis is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential boxers of all time. He reigned as the world heavyweight champion from 1937 to 1949, during which he participated in 27 championship fights. The 27th fight, against Ezzard Charles in 1950, was a challenge for Charles' heavyweight title and so is not included in Louis' reign. He was victorious in 25 consecutive title defenses. In 2005, Louis was ranked as the best heavyweight of all time by the International Boxing Research Organization, and was ranked number one on The Ring magazine's list of the "100 greatest punchers of all time". Louis had the longest single reign as champion of any heavyweight boxer in history. He has been ranked as the world's best heavyweight by BoxRec 11 times (the second most in history, only behind Muhammad Ali) and has been placed within ten best 15 times. Six of his victorious fights were rated 5-Star by BoxRec.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Joe Louis66 TaurusBoxing
American
Martha Malone Jefferson-
Rose Morgan-
Lena Horne92 CancerSinger
American
Marva Louis106Entertainer
American
Sonja Henie57 AriesSkating
Norwegian
Cleo Hayes97 LeoDancer
American
Fredi Washington90 CapricornActress
American
Acquanetta83 CancerActress
American
Ruby Dallas-Dancer
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
American
Angelle De Lavallade87 CancerModel
American
Mae West87 LeoActress
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JacquelinFemaleMarva Louis
Joe Jr.Male28th May, 194773 years oldMarva Louis

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Quincy M.E.1976Joe LouisTV Show
The Phynx1970Joe LouisMovie
It Takes a Thief1968PrizefighterTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957TV Show
The Square Jungle1955Joe LouisMovie
The Fight Never Ends1949Joe LouisMovie
Johnny at the Fair1947Joe LouisShort Film
Joe Palooka, Champ1946Joe LouisMovie
This Is the Army1943Joe Louis (as Sgt. Joe Louis)Movie
Two Mugs from Brooklyn1942Joe Louis - in photo (uncredited)Movie
Spirit of Youth1938Joe ThomasMovie
Joe Louis vs. Charlie Retzlaff1936Boxer (as Joe Louis Detroit's Brown Bomber)Short Film
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Rock1984Oct 19, 2020

shared a link: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0521876/

wjerryzwjerryzMar 13, 2018

Greatest

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 15, 2013

Joe was a true hero to our country and what was done to him by the IRS was an incredible injustice.

gb2002gb2002Mar 27, 2011

Great Man - Great Boxer, probably one of the best, if not the best. But the man who did so much for America, and for the government during WWII, and the government screwed him. A Real Gentleman, A Real American Hero!!!

jasonMar 4, 2010

Joe louis is the best boxer EVER

karl anglinDec 13, 2009

Joe Louis a great boxer and US Army soldier!

sherry scottNov 7, 2008

tell me his name

nateMar 11, 2008

im amazing im gunna b famous


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