Born January 17, 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky, Muhammad Ali, the world’s best known boxer began at the tender age of 12. At 18 he won the gold medal in the light heavyweight division in the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, Italy. During his career, Ali became the only professional boxer to win the heavyweight championship three times. At the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta, the world and his country honored Ali by choosing him to light the Olympic torch during the opening ceremony. Muhammad Ali is also known as an eloquent statesman for peace as well as a generous man who devoted much of his considerable earnings to charity.
Muhammad Ali has personally signed this exclusive limited edition photo of only 100 worldwide during an official Superstar Greetings signing. This image has also been exclusively released by Neil Leifer, one of Boxing’s most iconic photographers. This photo is #78/100 in the edition which has also been signed by Neil Leifer.
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Framed Size: 65 x 2.5 x 82.5cm / 26 x 1 x 33″