In August 1970, the City of Atlanta granted him a license and in October 1974 he took part in arguably the most famous boxing match of all time, "The Rumble in the Jungle" in Zaire.
During the fight. Ali knocked out previously undefeated world heavyweight champion George Foreman just before the end of the eight round to regain the world title.
Mohammed Ali's fight regularly drew record audiences. For instance, an estimated 1 billion television viewers watched the "Rumble in the Jungle" and Thrilla in Manila" ( October 1975).
In 1978, Ali's fight viewership grew to an estimated 2 billion for the Spinks vs Ali in New Orleans.
He has a 32-year long battle with Parkinson's disease and was also treated for a respiratory issue. Mohammed Ali died on the 3 June 2016, in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States, at the age of 74.
During his active boxing years, Ali was known for the ownership of some awe-inspiring luxury cars
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