Boxing Legend Global Icon Muhammad Ali Dies
Muhammad ali ( ɑːˈliː ; born cassius marcellus clay jr.; january 17, 1942 – june 3, 2016) was an american professional boxer and activist. nicknamed the greatest, he is widely regarded as one of the most significant and celebrated sports figures of the 20th century, and is frequently ranked as the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time. Ali is the first heavyweight champion in the history of boxing to lose his title to a novice (who had only seven professional fights). this occurred when ali lost to leon spinks on february 15, 1978. he first decided to take boxing lessons when neighborhood bullies stole his bike and he wanted to get back at them. Muhammad ali’s early years and amateur career cassius marcellus clay jr., the elder son of cassius marcellus clay sr. (1912 1990) and odessa grady clay (1917 1994), was born on january 17, 1942. Muhammad ali, original name cassius marcellus clay, jr., (born january 17, 1942, louisville, kentucky, u.s.—died june 3, 2016, scottsdale, arizona), american professional boxer and social activist. ali was the first fighter to win the world heavyweight championship on three separate occasions; he successfully defended this title 19 times. cassius marcellus clay, jr., grew up in the american. Muhammad ali 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.
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Muhammad ali is widely regarded by many boxing commentators and historians as the greatest heavyweight boxer of all time. boxing magazine the ring named him number 1 in a 1998 ranking of greatest heavyweights from all eras. in 1999, the associated press voted ali the number one heavyweight of the 20th century. Born cassius clay in louisville, kentucky, muhammad ali is consistently ranked as one of the greatest boxers of all time. at the age of 18, ali traveled to rome, italy to participate in the 1960 olympics. he won the gold medal in light heavyweight boxing and returned to the united states to pursue his professional boxing career shortly thereafter. Muhammad ali, right, takes a punch from trevor berbick, of canada, during the first round of their 10 round bout in nassau, bahamas, in this dec. 11, 1981 file photo. ap, file.
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