Muhammad Ali Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Muhammad Ali died at age 74, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding Boxer Muhammad Ali's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Born Cassius Clay, he became a boxing icon as well as a peace activist and a philanthropist. He was known as “The Greatest,” recording 56 career wins, 37 of them by knockout, in his 61 professional bouts.

He married his first wife Sonji Roi in 1964 and they divorced in 1966. He was then married to Belinda Boyd from 1967 to 1977 and Veronica Porsche Ali from 1977 to 1986 before marrying Yolanda Williams in 1986. He had a total of nine children, and his youngest daughter, Laila, had a celebrated boxing career.  

How did Muhammad Ali die?

Muhammad Ali's death was caused by Septic Shock.

Information about the death of Muhammad Ali
Cause of deathSeptic Shock
Age of death74 years
ProfessionBoxer
BirthdayJanuary 17, 1942
Death dateJune 3, 2016
Place of deathScottsdale, Arizona, United States
Place of burialCave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Quotes

I done wrestled with an alligator, I done tussled with a whale; handcuffed lightning, thrown thunder in jail; only last week, I murdered a rock, injured a stone, hospitalised a brick; I’m so mean I make medicine sick.

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Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.

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I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’

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Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.

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I’m not the greatest; I’m the double greatest. Not only do I knock ’em out, I pick the round.

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