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Jimmy Braddock (1905–1974)

Jimmy Braddock was born on June 7, 1905 in New York City, New York, USA as James Joseph Braddock. He was married to Mae Fox. He died on November 29, 1974 in North Bergen, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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 2005 The Super Fight: Marciano vs. Ali (Video documentary)
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 1970 The Super Fight
Himself (voice)
 1969 Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (Documentary)
Himself (as James J. Braddock)
 1957 Gillette Cavalcade of Sports (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 29 July 1957 (1957) ... Himself - Guest
 1938 James J. Braddock vs. Tommy Farr
Himself (as James J. Braddock)
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 2008 Joe Louis: America's Hero... Betrayed (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 HBO First Look (TV Series documentary)
- Cinderella Man (2005) ... Himself (as James J. Braddock)
 2005 Cinderella Man: The Real Jim Braddock Story (Video documentary)
 2004 The American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- The Fight (2004) ... Himself
 2000 Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 The Sweet Science (TV Series documentary)
 1953 The Joe Louis Story
Himself (uncredited)

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1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | See more »

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Alternate Names:

James J. Braddock


6' 2½" (1.89 m)

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Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 60-61. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. See more »


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