Rocky Marciano died in a plane crash in Iowa in 1969. Rocky Marciano is one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time. He is strong and was always ready to fight. He is personally my favourite fighter of all time. Marciano’s parents were from Italy and he trained extremely hard to overcome his opponents superior skills. His power and constant will to win got him a lot of great victories and his legacy and boxing record are respected even today. Marciano also made a lot of money during his time as a fighter. It is difficult to estimate how much, due to purses being so different to current currency’s. However we can accurately suggest he was a wealthy man due to his legendary career.