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American Experience | Episode | The Fight

On June 22, 1938, 70,000 fans crammed into Yankee Stadium to watch what some have called "the most important sporting event in history" — the rematch between African American heavyweight Joe Louis and his German opponent Max Schmeling.

S17 E11 | 0:54:28 | AIRED: 8/3/2021 | EXPIRES: 2/10/2023 |
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