Former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Marciano ranks as one of the greatest boxers of all time. On his birth anniversary today, we look at some of the best boxing films ever made in Hollywood.
American professional boxer and world heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano beat Jersey Joe Walcott for the title in 1952 and won an unrivaled 49 straight fights. Marciano defended his title six times. He retired in 1956 and died on August 31, 1969, near Newton, Iowa. (PIC/AFP)