Muhammad ali (born cassius clay) was a boxer, philanthropist and social activist who is universally regarded as one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century ali became an olympic gold medalist in 1960 and the world heavyweight boxing champion in 1964. Muhammad ali center muhammad ali mural, los angeles, ca other names the greatest the people's champion the louisville lip education: central high school (1958.
Muhammad ali was one of the most famous boxers of all time his conversion to islam and draft evasion conviction surrounded him with controversy and even exile from boxing for three years despite the hiatus, his quick reflexes and strong punches helped muhammad ali become the first person in history to win the heavyweight champion title three times.
Both muhammad ali and joe frazier fought so hard and so well, that many consider this fight to be the greatest boxing fight in history winning the championship title a third time after the frazier fight in 1975, muhammad ali announced his retirement. Fought ali in 1975 a third time in the thrilla in manila, widely regarded as greatest heavyweight title bout of all time ali retained title when frazier's trainer eddie futch stopped contest. Muhammad ali (born cassius marcellus clay, jr, january 17, 1942) is an american he greatest is a 1977 film about the life of boxer muhammad ali, in which ali plays himself it was directed.
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Muhammad ali, the man considered the greatest boxer of all time, died late friday at a hospital in phoenix at age 74 he was battling respiratory problems he died of septic shock related to natural causes, with his family at his bedside, according to family spokesman bob gunnell.
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