Muhammad Ali is a social activist, philanthropist and legendary American boxer, considered one of the greatest heavyweights of all time. He is a Golden Gloves winner and an Olympic gold medal winner. In 1984 Ali was diag... More »

Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., on Jan. 17, 1942, in Louisville, Kentucky, showed an affinity for boxing at an early age. Police officer Joe Martin, who also trained boxers, advised Ali at the age of 12 t... More »

Muhammad was born in Mecca, Arabia around 570 AD. His father Abd Allah died before his birth, and his mother died when he was almost 6 years old. Muhammad was illiterate and could neither read nor write. More » World View Religion Islam

Muhammad Ali has seven daughters and two sons, including Maryum, Muhammed, Jr. and twins Rasheeda and Jamilla by former wife Belinda Boyd, Miya, Khalilah, Hana and Laila by former wife Veronica Porche Ali, and an adopted... More »

Muhammad Ali died on June 3, 2016. Since retiring from boxing, Ali worked as a philanthropist to raise money and awareness for numerous charities and causes, including Parkinson's disease, the Make-a-Wish Foundation and ... More »

Five fighters defeated Muhammad Ali: Joe Frazier, Ken Norton, Leon Spinks, Larry Holmes and Trevor Berbick. Larry Holmes was the only fighter to achieve a knockout victory against Ali. More »

Muhammad Ali became famous by taunting his opponents and bragging about his own abilities, which eventually gained him a title fight against heavyweight champion Sonny Liston in 1964, according to Ali, known a... More »