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Burns finally agreed when Sorry elephant why human why shirt he was guaranteed a big purse. Johnson beat Tommy real badly that day. In fact, the police had to stop the fight. Johnson was declared the winner and thus the first black heavyweight champion in the world in 1908. He would hold the title until 1915. After that, white champions began drawing a color line again until 1937 when all-time great Joe Louis became heavyweight champion. He would hold the title until 1949, defending it successfully for a record-setting 25 times.