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Max Baer

Max Baer (Boxing.  Born, Omaha, NE, Feb. 11, 1909; died, Hollywood, CA, Nov. 21, 1959.)  Maxmillian Adelbert Baer was world heavyweight champion for one day less than a year.  He knocked out Primo Carnera in the 11th round June 14, 1934, at the Madison Square Garden Bowl in Long Island City.  On June 13, 1935, Baer [...]

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