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.
Born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., Ali came from a Christian household.
Cassius Marcellus Clay, born in the segregated South of the United States, emerged as a boxing legend in the 1960s.
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.
Muhammad Ali, formerly Cassius Marcellus Clay, 'the greatest boxer of all time', died at 74 in Phoenix, according to his family spokesman.
Ali, born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., was hospitalized twice in recent months.
Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr in Louisville.
He was born Cassius Marcellus Clay on January 17, 1942, in the racially segregated Kentucky city of Louisville.
Born in Louisville, Kentucky, as Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr, Ali changed his name in 1964 when he converted to Islam.