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Muhammad Ali’s Infamous Gloves Sell For $860,500 at Auction

Muhammad Ali’s boxing gloves from his first championship fight in Miami Beach nearly half a century ago sold at an auction in New York on Saturday, bringing over four times what they had been expected to sell for. An unnamed …

Muhammad Ali’s Legendary Gloves Sell for $836,500

Muhammad Ali beat Sonny Liston to win his very first heavyweight title 50 years ago. Marking the special anniversary, his gloves from that fight were auctioned off on Saturday for $836,500, according to AFP. Ali (then known as Cassius Clay) …

Muhammad Ali Gets Birthday Greetings From Plumber
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As an act of disbelief, plumber Tony Kelly marched across the street from the house where he was working and knocked on a door. He had been told by some of his co-workers that he was working right across from …

MLK & Ali were NSA Targets During Vietnam War
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More revelations have been coming out since the NSA came under fire via the Edward Snowden leaks, and to some, these latest discoveries may not be so surprising: AlJazeera America reported that the NSA did eavesdrop on famed civil rights …

Ken Norton Sr., former WBC Heavyweight Champ, Dies

On March 31, 1973, Ken Norton Sr. would go from being a nobody to a somebody. On that night in San Diego, Norton would break Muhammad Ali’s jaw and go on to defeat “The Greatest” in a 12 round contest; …

Muhammad Ali: Home For Sale, To Become Museum?
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Muhammad Ali still captures the interest of millions, his face instantly recognizable around the world even to those who aren’t necessarily boxing fans. His legacy has lasted since the 1960′s, when he began his professional career after a stint at …

Twitter Wishes Muhammad Ali Happy Birthday Twitter Wishes Muhammad Ali Happy Birthday
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Muhammad Ali was undoubtedly one of the greatest boxers ever to step into the ring, and there was no doubt that he knew it. Born Cassius Marcellus Clay in 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky, Ali rose to fame in the 1960s. …