Jimmy Doyle vs Sugar Ray Robinson - WTF fun facts

Jimmy Doyle vs Sugar Ray Robinson - WTF fun facts (WTF Facts : funny & weird facts)

Gene Hackman in "French Connection," 1971. It made the career of the journeyman actor and it has with no rival the greatest cop chase in the history of cinema. It's the template for 80 percent of all TV series in the last 40 years and most of the cop movies. Steve McQueen came close and he was a bigger actor, but nobody did it better than Hackman.

Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle - I love bad cops! But Doyle is a cut above the rest; he is an tough-as-nails, rude and un-Pc, (like a lot of other bad cops) but his socipathic determination and overzelousy is what makes him such an interesting character.

Robert De Niro in New York, New York, (1977)

New York, New York (1977)

A musician for the 18th U.S Infantry, Jimmy Doyle poses with his drum. Doyle was wounded at the Battle of Chickamauga (U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center)

A musician for the U.S Infantry, Jimmy Doyle poses with his drum. Doyle was wounded at the Battle of Chickamauga (U. Army Heritage and Education Center)

American actor Gene Hackman as Detective Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle stands in the street by an overpass in front of a group of policemen and holds a gun in...

American actor Gene Hackman as Detective Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle stands in the street by an overpass in front of a group of policemen and holds a gun in...

Jimmy Doyle, a drummer boy who was wounded in combat, N. Haven, Connecticut...

The eight-year-old children who fought the American Civil War

Jimmy Doyle, a drummer boy who was wounded in combat, N. Haven, Connecticut

June 5, 1937 - Handcuffed together are James Plumeri aka Jimmy Doyle (middle) and Johnny Diodorno as they leave court after session. There is nothing delicate about Racketeer Plumeri who is on trial for conducting a trucking shakedown that earned him a small fortune.

June 1937 - Handcuffed together are James Plumeri aka Jimmy Doyle (middle) and nephew and fellow lucchese mobster, Johnny Dioguardi, as they leave court after session.

James Dominick "Jimmy Doyle" Plumeri (born April 14, 1903- died September 17, 1971) Plumeri was a powerful capo of the Lucchese crime family involved primarily in Labor Racketeering. In 1971, Plumeri was found murdered on a Queens street, an autopsy revealed he had been strangled to death. He was 68 years old.

James Dominick "Jimmy Doyle" Plumeri (born April 14, 1903- died September 17, 1971) Plumeri was a powerful capo of the Lucchese crime family involved primarily in Labor Racketeering. In 1971, Plumeri was found murdered on a Queens street, an autopsy revealed he had been strangled to death. He was 68 years old.

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