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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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Known For

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)

Filmography

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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
Cassius Clay / Muhammad Ali
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Wickes Furniture 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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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Cassius Clay is a slave name. I didn't choose it, and I didn't want it. I am Muhammad Ali, a free name, and I insist people using it when speaking to me and of me. See more »

Trivia:

He is referenced in the song "Powder Blue" by Ween and The Verve's songs "Muhammad Ali' and "Noise Epic". See more »

Trademark:

Extraordinary speed and agility in addition to devastatingly powerful blows See more »

Nickname:

The Greatest See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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