Great rare still photos of Joe Louis KOs Tony Musto This Day April 8, 1941
- Joe Louis 203¼ lbs
- Tony Musto 199½ lbs
- TKO at 1:36 in round 9 of 15
- Location: Arena, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
- Referee: Arthur Donovan 67-13
- Judge: Al Graff 46-34
- Judge: Mordie Wolf 42-38
- World Heavyweight Championship (16th defense by Louis)
There was a crowd of 17,472.
The gross gate was $52,993.75.
Musto was knocked down in the third round for a count of one, his only trip to the canvas. Louis was well ahead on points when the fight was stopped because of a cut over Musto’s right eye.