Joseph Louis Barrow, 1914 - 1981
Portrait by Carl Van Vechten at Greenwood Lake, New York (15 September 1941)
Born: 13 May 1914, Lafayette, Alabama
Died: 12 April 1981, Paradise, Nevada
Biography from Wikipedia
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Joe Louis quotes:
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- Every man's got to figure to get beat sometime. permalink
- Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die. permalink
- He can run but he can't hide. permalink
- I don't like money, but it quiets my nerves. permalink
- I made the most of my ability and I did my best with my title. permalink
- Once that bell rings you're on your own. It's just you and the other guy. permalink
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