Brief biography on muhammad ali born cassius marcellus clay jr , january 17, 1942 in louisville, kentucky the eldest of two boys, he was named after his father, cassius marcellus clay, sr slideshow 7008897 by burton-nunez. Muhammad ali was born cassius marcellus clay jr on january 17, 1942, in louisville, kentucky, the first of cassius marcellus clay sr and odessa grady clay's two sons. Cassius marcellus clay jr, the elder son of cassius marcellus clay sr (1912-1990) and odessa grady clay (1917-1994), was born on january 17, 1942, in. Cassius clay (muhammad ali) ~j boxer muhammad ali mini biography and childhood pictures boxer muhammad ali childhood pictures in different kind of field in life many people has different kind of qualities and mark history every. Biography cassius marcellus clay, jr, was born in louisville, kentucky the younger of two boys, he was named after his father, cassius marcellus clay, sr, who was named after the 19th century abolitionist and politician of the same name. Ali was born in louisville, kentucky he was named after his father, cassius marcellus clay sr, who was named for the 19th century abolitionist and politician cassius clay. Ali was born january 17, 1942, in louisville as cassius marcellus clay jr his interest in boxing began at age 12, after he reported a stolen bike to a local police officer, joe martin, who was also a boxing trainer.
Giancarlo esposito, who plays muhammad ali's father, was also in malcolm x (1992) as one of malcolm x's assassins. While his fame let him be known as muhammad ali, he was born cassius marcellus clay jr in the city of louisville, kentucky as a child, clay grew up in a middle-class black neighbourhood with [. He always said he was ‘the greatest’ – and he was first as cassius clay and then as muhammad ali or cassius marcellus clay jnr to give him his full. Muhammad ali is american black muhammad ali biography muhammad ali born in ali, america, boxer, boxer muhammad ali, cassius marcellus clay.
Historical timeline muhammad ali was born as cassius clay on january 17 th in louisville, ky to odessa and cassius marcellus clay 1944. Muhammad ali biography name: muhammad ali (born as cassius marcellus clay jr) nickname: the louisville lip, the greatest born: january 17, 1942 from: louisville, kentucky weight class: heavyweight professional record: 56 wins, 5 losses, 37 knockouts retired: 1981 famous quotes: i'm the greatest sonny liston is too ugly.
Cassius marcellus clay was as well known for his private activities as for his public ones credit mathew b brady, via library of congress long before muhammad ali, another cassius clay was larger than life. Muhammad ali clay was bron on january 17, 1942, in louisville, kentucky as cassius marcellus clay jr cassius marcellus clay, sr and odessa o’grady clay were parents of cassius marcellus clay jr cassius marcellus clay had only a younger brother.
Ali, cassius clay, cassius marcellus clay want to thank tfd for its existence tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content. Biography of muhammad ali cassius marcellus clay jr who changed his name to muhammad ali in 1963 is one of the most important professional boxers in history because his full-of-success boxing career and for the political ideas he represents. “both muhammad ali and his father, cassius marcellus clay, sr, were named after a white abolitionist named cassius marcellus clay, a 19th century kentucky senator who is credited with helping gain russia’s support for the union during the civil war. Biography: where was muhammad ali born muhammad ali's birth name was cassius marcellus clay, jr he was born in louisville, kentucky on january 17, 1942 his father, cassius clay, sr, worked as a sign painter and his mother, odessa, worked as a maid young cassius had a younger brother named rudy the clays weren't rich, but they.
Boxer, philanthropist and social activist muhammad ali was born cassius marcellus clay jr on january 17, 1942, in louisville, kentucky ali showed at an early age that he wasn't afraid of any one – inside or outside of the ring at the age of 12, ali discovered his talent for boxing.
- muhammad ali short biography muhammad ali muhammad ali (born cassius marcellus clay, jr on january 17, 1942) is a retired american boxer in 1999, ali was crowned sportsman of the century by sports illustrated. The story of how young cassius marcellus clay wound up in boxing has been told time and time who switched his name to muhammad ali following the first liston. Muhammad ali biography sports muhammad ali was born as cassius clay and began training as a boxer at 12 cassius marcellus clay, jr, as ali at birth was known. Cassius marcellus clay: firebrand of freedom may 16, 1996 by h edward richardson muhammad ali cassius clay the greatest boxer float like a butterfly.