Louis "Red" Deutsch
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Who is Louis "Red" Deutsch?
Louis Red Deutsch a.k.a. Louis "Red" Deutsch: Louis "Red" Deutsch was a heavyweight boxer and later the owner of the "Tube Bar", a tavern in Journal Square, Jersey City, New Jersey that he started in 1933 after the repeal of Prohibition. The bar, named for its address of 12 Tube Concourse, near the PATH subway station, became a popular watering hole, especially with Deutsch's fellow boxers. According to Jim Davidson, Deutsch was known as "The Tough Jew" by police who frequented his bar. Heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano was known to drink at the Tube Bar, and a photo of him and Deutsch at the bar is widely circulated among Deutsch's fans.
- also known as Louis Deutsch, The Tough Jew
- born on (120 years ago) in Odessa
- nationality: Ukraine
- profession: Screenwriter
- died on (32 years ago) in Pompano Beach
- film written: Red
Louis Red Deutsch a.k.a. Louis 'Red' Deutsch: Louis 'Red' Deutsch is a fictional character from the 1993 film Red.
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