— Welterweight Champion of the World —Born Ralph Capabianca Giordano on May 27, 1905, in Rionero In Vulture, Italy. Young Corbett III embarked on his successful boxing career in Fresno, California in 1919, winning the Welterweight Championship of the world on February 22, 1933.
|Series||This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series, and the More Than Words series.|
|Placed By||Dante Club, Italian Catholic Federation, Sons of Italy, and the Vero Club of Fresno|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 4:04pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 251457 N 4068842|
|Decimal Degrees||36.73278333, -119.78333333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 43.967', W 119° 47'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 43' 58.02" N, 119° 46' 60.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||559, 209|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 700 M St, Fresno CA 93721, US|
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