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James J. Braddock
Birth: Jun. 7, 1905
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1974

Professional Boxer. He was the Heavyweight Champion of the World 1935-1937 and inducted in the International Boxing Hall of Fame (2001). He was nicknamed "The Cinderella Man," and he fought over 100 fights. He defeated Max Baer for the Heavyweight Championship (June 22,1937). (bio by: Angelo Darden) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mae T Fox Braddock (1906 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Howard P Braddock (1931 - 2006)*
  James Braddock (1931 - 2001)*
  Rosemarie Braddock Dewitt (1933 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Tenafly
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: East St. Patrick Grave 47 (along fence)
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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James J. Braddock
Added by: G. Stoecklein
 
James J. Braddock
Added by: G. Stoecklein
 
James J. Braddock
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God bless you and thank you for your honorable, selfless service. This We'll Defend. Rest in Peace.
- LTC B, USAR (ret)
 Added: Aug. 24, 2014
You Tried to be a good boxer Jimmy, but most importantly, you tried to be a good husband, a good father, and a good man. A man who wanted to be more, rather then get more, an inspiration for a world lost in materialism. A true son of the Church, may God b...(Read more)
- Thom Little
 Added: Aug. 9, 2014
God bless you and thank you for your athletic performance. Rest in Peace.
- Rick
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
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