American Experience

Chapter 1 | The Fight

Clip: Season 17 Episode 11 | 9m 43s Video has closed captioning.

June 22, 1938. Though the Great Depression rages and war looms, the eyes of the world are on Yankee Stadium in New York where, beneath threatening skies, German Max Schmeling and American Joe Louis are squaring off for the heavyweight championship of the world.

Aired: 02/11/20

Rating: NR

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