Cassius Marcellus Clay


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Noun1.Cassius Marcellus Clay - United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942)Cassius Marcellus Clay - United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942)
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Cassius Marcellus Clay may have whispered just that in George Foreman's ear one night in Kinshasa in 1974.
Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay in 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Ali was born to a Christian family as Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr in Louisville, Kentucky.
The assassination of JFK in 1963 brought a rather starker bite of small screen reality from 'over the pond', but a year later, 50 years ago this very week, we were able to glorify in a bit of American sporting chutzpah as one Cassius Marcellus Clay, the Louisville Lip, gloriously upset the odds to beat 'Big Bear' Sonny Liston in Miami to land the world heavyweight crown.
Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay on January 17, 1942.
Cassius Marcellus Clay was born in Louisville, Kentucky on January 17, 1942.
Some say Joe Louis was the best heavyweight boxer the world has ever seen and perhaps technically he does just eclipse the boy who was born Cassius Marcellus Clay on January 17, 1942.