Muhammad Ali was an American professional boxer, entertainer, civil activist and philanthropist.
In his days, he was nicknamed The Greatest and he is widely regarded as one of the most significant and celebrated figures of the 20th century.
Ali made his mark as one of the greatest boxers of all time.
Ali was born on 17 January 1942 and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.
He died on 3 June 2016 at Scottsdale, Arizona, United States.
His Spouses include: Lonnie Ali (m. 1986–2016), Veronica Porché Ali (m. 1977–1986)
Ali had several Children, among whom are: Laila Ali, Asaad Amin, Maryum Ali, Rasheda Ali, Jamillah Ali and Hana Ali.
Muhammad Ali Inspirational Quotes
Ain’t no reason for me to kill nobody in the ring, unless they deserve it.
I’m retiring because there are more pleasant things to do than beat up people.
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.
Allah is the Greatest. I’m just the greatest boxer.
Archie’s been living off the fat of the land.I’m here to give him his pension plan.
When you come to the fight don’t block the door.’Cause you’ll all go home after round four.
Before his fight with Archie Moore (1962), as quoted in “Muhammad Ali was also great for civil rights” by Mark Wiedmer, in Times Free Press (17 January 2012)
Clay comes out to meet Liston and Liston starts to retreat,
if Liston goes back an inch farther he’ll end up in a ringside seat.
Clay swings with his left, Clay swings with his right,Look at young Cassius carry the fight.
Liston keeps backing, but there’s not enough room,It’s a matter of time till Clay lowers the boom.
Now Clay lands with a right, what a beautiful swing,And the punch raises the Bear clean out of the ring.
Liston is still rising and the ref wears a frown,For he can’t start counting till Sonny goes down.
Now Liston is disappearing from view, the crowd is going frantic,But radar stations have picked him up, somewhere over the Atlantic.
Who would have thought when they came to the fight?
That they’d witness the launching of a human satellite.
Yes the crowd did not dream, when they put up the money,That they would see a total eclipse of the Sonny.