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Jack Johnson Descendant Hopes for Pardon

February 8, 2018

Jack Johnson was once the most despised man in Jim Crow-era America after becoming the first African-American boxing heavyweight champion of the world, the most coveted athletic title of the time. (Feb. 8)

Jack Johnson was once the most despised man in Jim Crow-era America after becoming the first African-American boxing heavyweight champion of the world, the most coveted athletic title of the time. (Feb. 8)

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