The first biography of Graziano in over 60 years, this book will bring his inspiring story to a new generation of boxing fans.
Author: Jeffrey Sussman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Category: Sports & Recreation
Rocky Graziano, juvenile delinquent, middleweight boxing champion, and comedic actor, was the last great fighter from the golden age of boxing, the era of Joe Louis, Jake LaMotta, and Sugar Ray Robinson. The first biography of Graziano in over 60 years, this book will bring his inspiring story to a new generation of boxing fans.
SECLUDED IN THE APARTMENT OF HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW (RIGHT), ROCKY GRAZIANO TELEPHONES HIS MANAGER TO TALK ABOUT.THE BRIBERY
CASE AGAINST HIM AT STILL MAN'S GYM a typical afternoon finds headgeared
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Author: United States. Congress. SenatePublish On: 1955
The other one is Mr. Rocky Graziano who will testify , too . Commissioner Adams
has very kindly agreed to permit Rocky Graziano to go on first . I would be very
happy to hear from you , Mr. Graziano . You know of course the purpose of this ...
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the JudiciaryPublish On: 1960
You recall that in 1947 the middleweight champion of the world was Rocky Graziano , do you not ? Mr. LAMOTTA . I don't remember . Mr. BONOMI . The
record shows that at the time of the Fox bout , the middleweight champion of the
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary
SCREENPLAY: Ernest Lehman, based on the memoir by Rocky Graziano.
PRODUCER: Charles Schnee. CINEMATOGRAPHY: joseph Ruttenberg.
EDITING: Albert Akst. MUSIC: Bronislau Kaper. ART DIRECTION: Malcolm Brown
, Cedric ...
Author: K Edgington
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
Category: Performing Arts
In this reference volume, more than 200 fictional feature-length movies with a primary focus on an athletic endeavor are discussed, including comedies, dramas, and biopics. Brief summaries and credit information are provided for an additional 200 films, and appendixes include made-for-teleivion movies and documentaries.
Granello agreed but wanted Rock Graziano to telephone Albino and advise
Albino to stay out of the situation developing between Holzman and Granello and
also that Albino should get in touch with Granello. Rocky Graziano made the call
Rocky Graziano , Ex - Ring Champion . Dead at 71 By PHIL BERGER " TE A . A .
U . gave me a medal , which Rocky Graziano , the former middlehocked for $ 15 ,
" Mr . Graziano reweight boxing champion whose Wife was called years later .
A compilation of current biographical information of general interest.
HEN Rocky Graziano, the potent punching pugilist, was a roistering youngster on
the crowded streets of New York City he was hit by automobiles three times. Each
time Rocky received multiple injuries, but nothing more serious than a broken ...
THE AMERICAN LEGKIN January 1982 ( Opposite page , top ) In 1951 , it took Rocky Graziano only three rounds to put away Canadian Welterweight Champ
Johnny Greco . ( Below ) In the same year , Sugar Ray Robinson gained fame
They sat around and listened while the fighter ' s daughter said the old man was
the greatest fighter in the world . an wa It was when Rocky Graziano was
middleweight champion of the world , after they picked up his license . At the time
Author: Abbott Joseph Liebling
Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc
Category: Sports & Recreation
Introduced by Pulitzer prize-winning novelist and former Golden Gloves boxer Richard Ford, The Fights is as rich in beauty as it is provocative in subject--a meditation on the soul of the boxer, and on the body as an instrument of violence and an inspiration for art. 50 photos.
Author: Editors of Sports IllustratedPublish On: 2002-11-27
Author: Editors of Sports Illustrated
Publisher: Sports Illustrated
Features essays, player profiles, and statistics for the 2002 sports year, covering football, baseball, hockey, tennis, boxing, and other sports; and includes coverage of the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic Games, and month-by-month event listings for 2003.
Graziano went AWOL and returned to boxing as Tommy Rocky Graziano ( a
name borrowed from a friend ) to avoid detection by the army . Short of cash , he
began fighting for small purses until he was caught by the military police in late
Author: Kenneth T. Jackson
Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons/Reference
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Presents more than 500 brief biographies of significant American figures, summarizing each figure's family history, education, spouses and marriage history, occupation, cause of death, achievements, and legacy.
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To be frank, Rocky Graziano was not the world's greatest middleweight. Sure, he
was the champion for nearly eleven months, but that was only a brief interlude
during the reign of Tony Zale. And though Graziano's ring record of 67-10-6 was
Author: Angus G. Garber
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Covers the greatest boxers of all time, their toughest fights, their greatest rivalries, and pertinent statistics
6 February 10 , 1947 SECLUDED IN THE APARTMENT OF HIS MOTHER - IN -
LAW ( RIGHT ) , ROCKY GRAZIANO TELEPHONES HIS MANAGER TO TALK
ABOUT THE BRIBERY CASE AGAINST HIM The well - muscled former juvenile ...
Althe commission there wired New York's hit me in the first round , ” Servo con On
the other hand , Manager Irving though Rocky's wardrobe is unorthoboard : “
Who is Rocky Graziano ? ” ceded later . He added that he re Cohen reports ...