Muhammad Ali born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr January 17, 1942 – June three, 2016) changed into an American expert boxer and activist

Nicknamed "The greatest", he's broadly regarded as one of the most full-size and celebrated sports figures of the 20 th century,

In 1999, he became named Sportsman of the Century via sports Illustrated and the sports activities personality of the Century 

Born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, he started training as an newbie boxer at age 12. At 18

 He later disavowed the NOI, adhering to Sunni Islam, and supported racial integration like his former mentor Malcolm X.

He was famous for trash-speakme, frequently free-styled with rhyme schemes and spoken phrase poetry incorporating 

Ali retired from boxing in 1981 and focused on faith, philanthropy and activism. In 1984, he made public his diagnosis of Parkinson's syndrome

 on October 29, 1960, winning a six-spherical decision over Tunney Hunsaker. From then until the end of 1963

The combat with Doug Jones on March 13, 1963 was Clay's hardest fight all through this stretch

Ali stated in a 1969 interview with the associated Press' Hubert Mizel that he met with George in Las Vegas in 1961

In 1960, Clay left Moore's camp, in part due to Clay's refusal to do chores including washing dishes and sweeping.

Clay had met Dundee in February 1957 in the course of Clay's newbie career.around this time, Clay sought longtime idol Sugar Ray Robinson