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Muhammad Ali (I) (1942–2016)


Muhammad Ali beat more champions and top contenders than any heavyweight champion in history. He defeated heavyweight kings Sonny Liston (twice), Floyd Patterson (twice), Ernie Terrell, Jimmy Ellis, Ken Norton (twice), Joe Frazier (twice), George Foreman and Leon Spinks. He defeated light-heavyweight champs Archie Moore and Bob Foster. Ali ... See full bio »

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(age 74) in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

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The Greatest
The Greatest Cassius Clay / Muhammad Ali
(1977)
Diff'rent Strokes
Diff'rent Strokes Muhammad Ali
(1979-1980)
Touched by an Angel
Touched by an Angel Muhammad Ali
(1999)

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 1999 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
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- Fighting the Good Fight (1999) ... Muhammad Ali
 1979 Freedom Road (TV Movie)
Gideon Jackson
 1979 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
Muhammad Ali
- Arnold's Hero (1979) ... Muhammad Ali
 1977 The Greatest
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Pizza Hut with Angelo Dundee and David Bortolucci See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 15 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 7 Interviews | 29 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 51 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Muhammed Ali | Cassisus Clay | Cassius Clay | Muhammad & Lonnie Ali and their families

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

[observation, 1984] What I suffered physically was worth what I've accomplished in life. A man who is not courageous enough to take risks will never accomplish anything in life. See more »

Trivia:

In order to pay his legal fees (since he was barred from boxing), Ali hit the college lecture circuit and even starred in the Broadway musical "Buck White". See more »

Trademark:

Predicting the round in which his opponents would fall, sometimes even down to the minute See more »

Nickname:

The Greatest See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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