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Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book."<p>Its …

'God Came for His Champion. So Long Great One': Mike Tyson and Other Stars Mourn Muhammad Ali

Boxing’s “greatest of all time” is being remembered by celebrity fans and friends. He died early Friday at age 74.<p>Hollywood A-listers and athletes …

The Greatest, The Poet: A look at Muhammad Ali's verse

Muhammad Ali enlivened many of his news conference and training sessions with poems. They caused many people to laugh, some to cringe.<p>Ali could be …

Muhammad Ali Mourned by Hollywood, Sports Royalty

George Foreman, Caitlyn Jenner, Larry Wilmore and more tweet tributes<p>Reactions to the death of Muhammad Ali came floated in like a butterfly late …

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The life of Muhammad Ali 1942-2016 | US & Canada

<b>New York -</b> Of all the tributes being paid to Muhammad Ali, few can match the praise that the former boxer heaped upon himself.<p>Muhammad Ali, 1942-2016<p>Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr on January 17, 1942, in Louisville Kentucky<p>Aged 22, he took on heavyweight champion Sonny Liston in …

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Muhammad Ali - in his own words

<b>Muhammad Ali entertained the world for more than half a century with his legendary one-liners, witticisms and diatribes.</b><p>BBC Sport rounds up some of the greatest utterings of 'The Greatest', ranging from boxing to politics to religion.<p>Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74<br>• Follow live reaction and …

Muhammad Ali: 'Greatest' boxer, showman, ambassador

(Reuters) - More than 60 years ago, a bicycle thief in Louisville, Kentucky, unknowingly set in motion one of the most amazing sports careers in history.<p>An angry 12-year-old Cassius Clay went to a policeman on that day in 1954, vowing he would find the thief who took his bike and have his revenge. …

Death of "The Greatest" - Muhammad Ali passes at the age of 74

Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74.<p>The former world heavyweight boxing champion died in hospital in Phoenix in the US state of Arizona. He was admitted on Thursday.<p>He had a respiratory illness, a condition complicated by Parkinson’s disease.<p>A family statement says Ali’s funeral will take place …

Don King: Ali's 'spirit will go on forever'

Boxing promoter Don King shares his memories of boxing legend Muhammad Ali with CNN's Don Riddell.

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Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest,' dies at 74

<b>(CNN) —</b> Muhammad Ali, the legendary boxer who proclaimed himself "The Greatest" and was among the most famous and beloved athletes on the planet, died Friday in Arizona, a family spokesman said.<p>Ali had been at HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center in Scottsdale since Thursday with what …

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Muhammad Ali: Boxing legend, activist and 'The Greatest' to a world of fans

<b>(CNN) —</b> His hands and his mouth were furiously fast. His skill as a boxer made him "The Greatest" in his mind and in the minds of many others.<p>He antagonized opponents with his taunts, amused reporters with his boasts and angered government officials with his anti-war speeches. At the same time, he …

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Muhammad Ali: 'Will they remember me?'

Muhammad Ali's oldest daughter, shares special moments about her father with CNN's Jason Carroll.

Muhammad Ali's health battle: What is Parkinson's disease?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died Friday at age 74 after a lengthy battle against Parkinson's disease. Ali was diagnosed with the disease in 1984, three years after he retired.<p>In the following years, Parkinson's began to take away Ali's motor skills and his ability to speak coherently, but he …

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The Latest: Jim Brown recalls Ali as social force, comedian

The Latest on the death of Muhammad Ali (all times EDT):<p>9:30 p.m.<p>A sports icon in his own right, NFL great Jim Brown says Muhammad Ali stands alone …

Michael Parkinson interviews Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali appeared on Michael Parkinson's chat show four times.<p>In 1974, Ali was at the peak of his career and spoke to Parkinson about "fighting for a cause".

Muhammad Ali was the subject of many films and star of a few

Muhammad Ali would almost seem unbelievable if he was created as a work of fiction for a movie script.<p>He was brash, bold, the best in the world — …

Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Ali

Quotes from around the world about the death of three-time heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali:<p>"He's the most transforming figure of my time, …

WWE Released A Statement On The Passing Of Muhammad Ali

On Friday night, Muhammad Ali – the consensus greatest boxer of all time – passed away at the age of 74. Ali had a long history of involvement with professional wrestling. From getting his interview style and some of his swagger from Gorgeous George, to his revolutionary hybrid match against …

Muhammad Ali: Boxing legend, activist and 'The Greatest' to a world of fans

<b>(CNN) —</b> His hands and his mouth were furiously fast. His skill as a boxer made him "The Greatest" in his mind and in the minds of many others.<p>He antagonized opponents with his taunts, amused reporters with his boasts and angered government officials with his anti-war speeches. At the same time, he …

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Ali's most provocative moments outside the ring

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali was not only know for his skill in the ring, but also for his way with words outside it.

Don King: Ali's 'spirit will go on forever'

Boxing promoter Don King shares his memories of boxing legend Muhammad Ali with CNN's Don Riddell.

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Muhammad Ali: Five things you never knew about the boxing legend

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's not much that hasn't been written about Muhammad Ali.<p>A boxing legend who transcended his sport, the 74-year-old is known to many and will be forgotten by few.<p>But there still remains an element of intrigue surrounding the three-time world heavyweight champion and Olympic gold …

Muhammad Ali: 'Will they remember me?'

Muhammad Ali's oldest daughter, shares special moments about her father with CNN's Jason Carroll.

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali

A look at the life and career of Muhammad Ali, the three-time heavyweight boxing champion who called himself "The Greatest." Ali died on Friday, June 3 at the age of 74.

Muhammad Ali Dead at 74: Celebrities and Athletes Pay Tribute

He wasn't just the greatest athlete of all time. Muhammad Ali — who died on Friday, June 3, at the age of 74 — was also one of the greatest showmen. …

Rumble in the Jungle: More than 40 years later

For many, the world heavyweight championship between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman is the most compelling sporting event of all time.

Muhammad Ali's Life in Photos

Muhammad Ali in training in Miami Florida, 1971.<br>John Shearer—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>1 of 10<p>Those who had the opportunity to watch …

Muhammad Ali - "an outrageous humanitarian"

Tributes are coming in from friends of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who has died at the age of 74.<p>Asked how he would like to be remembered, Ali once said – “As a man who never sold out his people.”<p>“Louisville loves Muhammad Ali, and the world loved him, you will never hear anything bad being said …

Muhammad Ali Knocked Trump’s Muslim Ban Before He Died

The late Muhammad Ali, who passed away Friday evening at the age of 74, was proudly, unapologetically black. He fought for the civil rights of …

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