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Jimmy Braddock (1905–1974)

Jimmy Braddock was born on June 8, 1905 in New York City, New York, USA as James Joseph Braddock. He is known for his work on Gillette Cavalcade of Sports (1944), Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (1969) and Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948). 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)
Self (voice)
 1970 The Super Fight
Self (voice)
 1969 Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (Documentary)
Self (as James J. Braddock)
 1957 Gillette Cavalcade of Sports (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 29 July 1957 (1957) ... Self - Guest
 1956 Bowling Time (TV Series)
Self - Guest star
 1950 The Arthur Murray Party (TV Series)
Self - Boxer
 1938 James J. Braddock vs. Tommy Farr (TV Special short)
Self (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 short)
- Cinderella Man (2005) ... Self (as James J. Braddock)
 2005 Cinderella Man: The Real Jim Braddock Story (Video documentary)
 2004 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- The Fight (2004) ... Self
 2000 Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 The Sweet Science (TV Series documentary)
 1984 Joe Louis: For All Time (Documentary)
 1954 They Were Champions (Documentary short)
 1953 The Joe Louis Story
Self (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

James J. Braddock


6' 2½" (1.89 m)


Mae Fox  (his death)  (3 children)

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