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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Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali (or Cassius Marcellus Clay Jnr as he was known until 1964) had much in common, but also had many differences.
Cassius Marcellus Clay, born in the segregated South of the United States, emerged as a boxing legend in the 1960s.
Cassius Marcellus Clay nacio el 17 de enero de 1942 en Louisville, Kentucky, EUA, en el seno de una familia que como tantas otras sufria los embates de una sociedad enferma de racismo.
Next is King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church, which Ali attended with his parents Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr and Odessa Grady Clay.
This word I use to describe the man that passed away on June 3, 2016 at the age of 74, born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jnr on January 17, 1942, and departing this world as the LEGEND that was Muhammad Ali.
Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr in Louisville.
Muhammad Ali, formerly Cassius Marcellus Clay, 'the greatest boxer of all time', died at 74 in Phoenix, according to his family spokesman.
He was born Cassius Marcellus Clay on January 17, 1942, in the racially segregated Kentucky city of Louisville.
It all started because somebody stole his bicycle in his hometown of Louisville Kentucky: As boxing coach Joe Martin, who "discovered" the future heavyweight champion, would later recall, the then 12-year-old Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr.
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.