Joe Louis

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United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion for 12 years (1914-1981)

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| Welsh boxer Tommy Farr who was defeated by Joe Louis in an epic fight in New York to retain the world heavyweight boxing title on this day in 1937
Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joe Louis 1957: Israel bowed to UN and US pressure and agreed to pull out of Gaza and Aqaba.
" Joe Louis Theatre was established decades ago by Sakorn Yangkhiesod who was later honoured as a National Artist in Performing Art in 1996," Thai ambassador Piroon Laismit said in his speech.
In 1938, Joe Louis knocked out Max Schmeling in the first round of their rematch at Yankee Stadium.
-e sports writer Jimmy Cannon said it all: "Joe Louis was a credit to his race.
Joe Louis Theatre is an internationally renowned group that has revived the dying Thai art of puppetry by perfecting the puppet movements to make them appear more lifelike.
A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis
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1914: Joe Louis, heavyweight boxing champion, known as the "Brown Bomber", was born in Lexington, Alabama.
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American Jerry Barton, who trains in Saudi Arabia for Prince Sultan Mohd Saud Al Kabeer, saddles Joe Louis, who will seek to reverse King's Cup form with the Neil Bruss-trained pair Muller and Paris Perfect.
However, her fellow trainer Jerry Barton has claimed his Joe Louis is the horse to beat going into the much-anticipated race.
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Verizon Wireless, a provider of a wireless voice and data network and a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE:VOD) (LSE: VOD), announced on Friday (3 October) that the company has enhanced its coverage in Joe Louis Arena, Michigan, USA, by installing new equipment in the building.
Encountering his first defeat in Saudi Arabia, he will have the chance to gain his revenge at Nad Al Sheba next month in the Dubai Carnival showpiece as the winner, Joe Louis, is set to go there next.