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In Their Own Words

Episode 2 Preview | Muhammad Ali

Follow boxer Muhammad Ali’s rise from a gym in Louisville to international fame.

About the Show

Follow Muhammad Ali’s path from a gym in Louisville to boxing successes, conversion to Islam, opposition to the draft, exile from the ring, comeback fights, Parkinson’s disease and his inspirational re-emergence at the Atlanta Olympics.


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