Boxer muhammad ali, 'the greatest of all time,' dies at 74 the man considered the greatest boxer of all time inspired millions by standing up for his principles during the 1960s, and by always entertaining — in the boxing ring and in front of a microphone. Author jonathan eig, who spent four years conducting nearly 500 interviews for 'ali: a life,' tells people the boxer was struck an estimated 200,000 times. After a 32-year battle with parkinson's disease, muhammad ali has passed away at the age of 74 the three-time world heavyweight champion boxer died this evening, bob gunnell, a family spokesman, told nbc news. Biographer jonathan eig explores the heavyweight champion's activism, health battles and early life in ali: a life.
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Muhammad ali often called himself the greatest boxer of all time, and few could disagree on his birth anniversary on jan 17, here is a photo retrospective on ali, whose fame and influence transcended sports. 8 fights - the life of muhammad ali will be a limited event series about ali which focuses on eight specific moments in the life of the famed boxer, with each episode being framed by one fight of his career. The life of muhammad ali 1942-2016 as a boxer, ali will be remembered as a three-time world heavyweight champion who won 56 bouts over a 21-year career. Muhammad ali is considered by many boxing experts to be the greatest heavyweight champion in boxing history his early career was marked by controversies.
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Muhammad ali has been an icon to millions of people all over the world he not only touched the hearts of people by his deeds as champion in the ring, but also out of it. A look back at boxer muhammad ali's life in pictures from life magazine's archives, from his life in the ring to his more playful side.
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