Bruce Lee Owned and Used Everlast boxing gloves
Bruce Lee Owned and Used Everlast boxing gloves. Comes with authenticity from Bruce Lee’s best friend and number one student Taky Kimura. Taky states on the certificate that these were also used by Steve McQueen and James Coburn. See photographs for the condition of gloves.
** Please note there have been a lot of fake Certificates on the market. Only authentic COA’s have the Chinese red stamp, hand signature of Taky and shows an image of the item. **
Lee Jun-fan (November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973), known professionally as Bruce Lee. A Hong Kong and American martial artist, actor. philosopher, filmmaker, and founder of the martial art Jeet Kune Do. Bruce was the son of Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-Chuen. Widely considered by critics, media, and other martial artists to be one of the most influential martial artists of all time. Lee is often credited with helping to change the way Asians were presented in American films.
Chinatown, San Francisco on November 27, 1940, born to parents from Hong Kong and raised in Kowloon. Hong Kong with his family until his late teens. Introduced to the film industry by his father and appeared in several films as a child actor. Lee moved to the United States at the age of 18 to receive higher education. The university of Washington, at Seattle and it was during this time that he began teaching martial arts. His Hong Kong and Hollywood-produced films elevated the traditional Hong Kong martial arts film to a new level of popularity. Sparking a surge of interest in Chinese martial arts in the West in the 1970’s.
Bruce died in Kowloon Tong on July 20, 1973, at the age of 32. Bruce left behind wife Linda, son Brandon Lee (1965-1993) and daughter Shannon.