Muhammad Ali (American boxer) Wiki, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Education, Died, Age & More

Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali, an iconic American professional boxer and social activist. He was born on January 17, 1942, in Louisville, Kentucky, and passed away on June 3, 2016, in Scottsdale, Arizona. He made history as the first fighter to win the world heavyweight championship three separate times and defended this title 19 times, showcasing his remarkable prowess in the ring.

Ali’s early life unfolded in the segregated South of the United States. His father, Cassius Marcellus Clay, Sr., was a billboard and sign painter, while his mother, Odessa Grady Clay, worked as a domestic helper in households. This background framed the formative years of a man who would become a global symbol of resilience and social change.

At the age of 12, Ali began his journey in boxing under the mentorship of Joe Martin, a Louisville policeman. His natural talent and dedication quickly propelled him through the amateur ranks. A significant milestone in his early career was winning the gold medal in the light-heavyweight division at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome. Following this triumph, Ali embarked on his professional boxing career, backed by the Louisville Sponsoring Group, a syndicate of 11 affluent white men. His transition from Cassius Clay to Muhammad Ali marked not only a pivotal shift in his personal life but also reflected his growing involvement in social and political activism, alongside his illustrious boxing career. Ali’s legacy extends beyond the sport, as he is celebrated for his contributions to social causes and his enduring impact on the world of boxing and beyond.

Muhammad Ali Wiki/Bio

Name Muhammad Ali
Nick Name Ali
Date of Death June 3, 2016
Date of Birth January 17, 1942
Ethnicity American
Profession American professional boxer
Birthplace Louisville, Kentucky
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Hometown Louisville, Kentucky
Nationality American
Religion Sunni Islam
Caste Not Known
Gender Male
Food Type Non-Vegetarian
Interests/Hobbies Dancing, Reading books

Muhammad Ali Physical Appearance

Height In Meter: 1.91m
In Feet: 6Ft 3In
In CMs: 191cm
Weight In KG: 107kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color black

Muhammad Ali Family & Relationship

Father Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr.
Mother Odessa Grady Clay
Sibling(s) Rahman Ali
Wife Lonnie Ali (1986-2016)

Veronica Porché Ali (1977-1986)

Khalilah Ali (1967-1976)
Sonji Roi (1964-1966)
Married Date Not Known
Children Muhammad Ali Jr.
Laila Ali
Rasheda Ali
Maryum Ali
Hana Ali
Asaad Amin
Miya Ali
Jamillah Ali
Khaliah Ali


College Not Known
Educational Qualification High School
School Central High School (1958)

Salary, Net Worth

Net Worth  $80 million (Approx.)
Salary Not Known

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