The Boxer Gene Tunney


Location: 278 Corbett Hall

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Jay Tunney, author of The Prizefighter and the Playwright: Gene Tunney and Bernard Shaw, will visit Notre Dame for a talk on his famous father, the boxer Gene Tunney.

He will give a brief overview of his father's life, show clips from the famous Tunney-Dempsey fight, and speak about the friendship between Gene Tunney and the playwright George Bernard Shaw.  

The public is welcome to attend. Lunch provided.  
So that we have enough lunches on hand, please email Mary Hendriksen ( to let us know that you plan to attend.