Posts tagged "Muhammad Ali"
Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little in Omaha, Nebraska 88 years ago today in 1925. He would later change his name to El-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz. In this photo from March 1964, he is shown with Muhammad Ali outside of the Trans-Lux Newsreel Theater in New York City after a screening of a film about Mr. Ali’s title fight with Sonny Liston. Photo: AP/Corbis.
Happy 71st Birthday to Muhammad Ali! The Greatest and, quite possibly, The Handsomest of All Time, was born Cassius Clay in Louisville, Kentucky. This photo of Mr. Ali was taken in 1966 in London, where he was training for his upcoming fight with British champion Henry Cooper. Photo: Keystone-France/Getty.
Muhammad Ali and his then wife Veronica chat with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis at a party at the Rainbow Room in New York City to kick off the Robert F. Kennedy Tennis Tournament on August 26, 1977. Photo: Bettman/Corbis
Muhammad Ali and James Earl Jones after a performance of The Great White Hope in 1968. I wish I had found this picture for our Vintage Black Glamour Birthday party yesterday (Jan 17th!) Photo by Bob Gomel/Timepix.
Happy 70th Birthday to The Greatest of All Time! And quite possibly, The Handsomest: Muhammad Ali.