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Happy birthday, Muhammad Ali! The boxing legend and renowned social activist turns 72 today. Born Cassius Clay in Louisville, Ky., he rose to international fame after upsetting Sonny Liston for the heavyweight championship in 1964. Shortly after, he ...Blog | January 17, 2014
On this day in 1960, Muhammad Ali -- then known as Cassius Clay -- made his professional boxing debut at age 18. After winning the gold medal in the light heavyweight division at the 1960 Olympics in Rome, Ali won a six-round decision over Tunney Hun...Blog | October 29, 2013
Two-time world heavyweight champion and Olympic gold medalist George Foreman turns 64 today, and his greatest gift to us very well may be his "lean, mean, fat-reducing" machine. Since its introduction in 1994, the George Foreman Grill has sold more t...Blog | January 10, 2013