Muhammad Ali, who died Friday, June 3, was a national icon in and out of the boxing ring. This photo collection chronicles his life in the public eye.

Muhammad Ali: The Greatest

Muhammad Ali, boxing champion and worldwide icon, dies at 74: Ali suffered for years from Parkinson’s disease, which ravaged his body but could never dim his larger-than-life presence.

Ali’s athletic greatness was jus a platform for the larger man: Many will say, accurately, that no athlete since Ali has remotely approached his fame, or force, on the world stage. 

 Muhammad Ali’s boxing career: A data visualization and timeline of the boxing career of Muhammad Ali.
The Phantom Punch at 50: The rematch between Sonny Liston and Muhammad Ali only lasted two minutes. But the impact of the Phantom Punch has lasted more than 50 years. 

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