Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., January 17, 1942) is an American former professional boxer, philanthropist and social activist. Considered a cultural icon, Ali has both been idolized and vilified.
Cassius Marcellus Clay (October 19, – July 22, 1903), nicknamed "The Lion of White Hall", was an emancipationist from Madison County, Kentucky, United States who served as the American minister to Russia. He was a cousin of Henry Clay and Alabama governor Clement Comer Clay.
[The Independent] - Theirs was a double act lasting over two decades, from the Olympic champion Cassius Clay's second pro fight against Herb Siler in Miami in December until, exactly 21 years later, the washed-up shell of ring's sublime artiste, who had turned boxing
[Telegraph.co.uk] - Covered by artists as diverse as John Lennon and Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali), it's one of the best-known, most defining pop songs of the last half century. I met Leiber and Stoller back in 2000, when they became recipients of a special
[Product Reviews] - This app concentrates on Ali's early career, when he was still fighting as Cassius Clay. The book begins in September with the fight between Floyd Patteson and Sonny Liston, Remnick then describes Clay's fight with Liston, which even his own
[Blackpool Gazette] - It's funny how particular fights stick in the mind – in this columnist's case, a young Cassius Clay (aka Muhammad Ali) getting a thorough test from Doug Jones before winning on points. The BBC's attempt at a soccer panel game, featuring players and a