Joe Louis

Christopher Foley

Joe Louis's birth/death

Joseph Louis Barrow was born on May 13, 1914 and died on April 12, 1981.

What did Joe Louis do for a living.

Joe Louis became a professional boxer in 1935 and at the end of the year had fought in 14 matches and earned 370,000 dollars and ended his career in 1949.

A famous quote by Joe Louis

"There is no such thing as a natural boxer. A natural dancer has to practice hard. A natural painter has to paint all the time. Even a natural fool has to work at it." - Joe Louis

Joe Louis's childhood

Joe Louis was 1 of 8 children in his household. His parents didn't have a lot of money so the kids each slept 3 to a bed. Joe didn't ever have good schooling when he was young.

Boxing champion

Joe Louis was able to hold the heavyweight title longer than anyone else in history even to this day.

Joe Louis's character traits

Brave: Joe Louis brave because he had the courage to not quit and not give up even though things were tough.