A look back at the life and career of muhammad ali, probably the greatest boxer of all time. Cassius clay (muhammad ali) reads the daily news story about his victory over zora folley at the midtown motor inn on march 23, 1967 folley was the last. Born cassius clay, in a span of eight years, muhammad ali won an olympic gold medal, a golden gloves tournament and the world heavyweight championship his. I can’t really put into words the tremendous sadness from reading the news that the legendary muhammad ali has passed away at the age of 74 after being rushed to an. Muhammad ali holds the torch before lighting the olympic flame during the opening ceremony of the atlanta 1996 olympic games on july 19, 1996 in atlanta. Muhammad ali essay examples an introduction to the life and boxing career of muhammad ali 894 words 2 pages the characteristics of boxing as a sport in the. From his early life and the 1960s to his passing, here are the important dates in muhammad ali's life and career. Take a look at the life of the late heavyweight boxing champion muhammad ali, who, at the height of his career, became a golden gloves winner and olympic medalist.
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