Ezzard Charles vs. Joe Louis
1950-09-27 : Joe Louis 218 lbs lost to Ezzard Charles 184½ lbs by UD in round 15 of 15
- Location: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York, USA
- Referee: Mark Conn 5-10
- Judge: Frank Forbes 2-13
- Judge: Joe Agnello 3-12
World Heavyweight Title
- After this fight, Charles became universally recognized as the World Heavyweight Champion.
- This was the heaviest Joe Louis ever weighed for a title bout.