Muhammad Ali (I) (1942–2016)


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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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5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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The Greatest Cassius Clay / Muhammad Ali
(1977)
Diff'rent Strokes Muhammad Ali
(1979-1980)
(1996)

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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)
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 1979 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
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- Arnold's Hero (1979) ... Muhammad Ali
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series)
Muhammad Ali
- The Eleventh Event (1979) ... Muhammad Ali
 1977 The Greatest
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Equitable Life Insuranc Co. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 15 Print Biographies | 6 Portrayals | 7 Interviews | 29 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 54 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:

I'm gonna float like a butterfly, sting like a bee, George [George Foreman] can't hit what his eyes can't see, now you see me, now you don't, he thinks he will but I know he won't. See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Live Theatre at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on January 11, 2002. At Ali's insistence, the star was installed at the facade of the Kodak Theatre, home of the Academy Awards. See more »

Trademark:

Trademark phrase: "Floats like a butterfly and stings like a bee" See more »

Nickname:

The Greatest See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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