Livermore in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. A significant historical date for this entry is June 8, 1933.
Location. 37° 39.748′ N, 121° 47.881′ W. Marker is in Livermore, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Murdell Lane north of Fontonett Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Livermore CA 94550, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pico-Bernal House (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Brickyard (approx. 1½ miles away); Timber Wagon (approx. 1½ miles away); A Natural Supermarket and Hardware Store (approx. 1.6 miles away); Waggoner HouseThe Gables (approx. 1.7 miles away); On this Site Stood the Hydropathic Building (approx. 1.8 miles away); Roy Bernhardt House (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Livermore.
More about this marker. The marker is located in the south end of the parking lot of Max Baer Park.
Also see . . .
1. 1933 - Max Schmeling vs Max Baer (YouTube, 11 min.). Condensed version of the June 8, 1933 fight at Yankee Stadium. (Submitted on March 21, 2022.)
2. Max Baer (boxer) (Wikipedia).
"Maximilian Adelbert Baer (February 11, 1909 November 21, 1959) was an American professional boxer who was the world heavyweight champion from June 14, 1934, to June 13, 1935. His fights (1933 win over Max Schmeling, 1935 loss to James J. Braddock) were both rated Fight of the Year by The Ring magazine. Baer was also a boxing referee, and had occasional roles on film or television. He was the brother of heavyweight boxing contender Buddy Baer and father of actor Max Baer Jr. Baer is rated #22 on The Ring magazine's list of 100 greatest punchers of all time."(Submitted on March 21, 2022.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2022, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2022, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.