Luis Firpo Original Vintage Press Photo – 1924

$75.00

Luis Firpo “The Wild Bull of The Pampas” – Original Vintage Press Photo – 1924

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Luis Firpo Original Vintage Press Photo – 1924 – Luis Firpo was born on October 11, 1894 in Junin, Buenos Aires, Argentina.  On September 14, 1923 he fought Jack Dempsey for the World Heavyweight Title but was knocked out in the 2nd round. He retired after losing to Arturo Godoy on June 11, 1936 with a final record of 32-6 with 26 KO’s. – On offer is this vintage original press photo. It is in excellent condition with some edge and corner wear and light handling creases near the top. It measures 8 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ and has the original caption & stamp verso. A nice posed image of Firpo!