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"I HIT HIM WITH BODY SHOTS THAT WOULD'VE BROUGHT DOWN CITIES"
- SMOKIN' JOE FRAZIER

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OLYMPIAN

HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION

ENTERTAINER

HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION

MAN

BRIEF TIMELINE

1961

Joe's boxing potential was noticed by Yancey 'Yank' Durham at the Police Athletic League in Philadelphia.
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1964

Three years, later at 20 years old, Joe won USA gold at the Olympics with a broken left thumb in Tokyo, Japan.
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1971

Joe kept his title as the Undisputed World Heavy Weight Champion by beating Muhammad Ali in the Fight of the Century battle.
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2021

This amazing mural was dedicated to Joe and is recognized as the Heart of a Champion Mural.
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