Young World Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) looks poised in this original X 1966 wire photograph that is stamped and captioned on the verso “Quiet Before the Battle,” photographed at the entrance of the Piccadilly Hotel, London,
Muhammad Ali (formerly Cassius Clay) Born January 1942 in Louisville, Ky. Died June 2016 in Phoenix, Az. Became boxing champion by beating Sonny Liston Considered to be the greatest Heavyweight fighter in history of the sport of Boxing.
The funeral for Muhammad Ali will be held Friday in Louisville, one week after the boxing legend died at the age of A procession prior to the service will be held. Watch the activities live on our page.