Born Cassius Clay, Ali was a great boxer and considered among the great heavyweights in the history of boxing. He remains the only three-time lineal world heavyweight champion winning then between February 25 and September 19. He resigned as the undisputed boxing champion. His boxing gloves are preserved in the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History. The boxing ring was not his only forte, He wrote two best-sellers about his boxing career; My Own Story and The Soul of a Butterfly.
“The Greatest” was married four times and had seven daughters and two sons. After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease, Ali passed away in a hospital due to respiratory issues. It’s the repetition of affirmation that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen. His greatness will transcend generations as the tales of his matches and his words of wisdom will remain .