Muhammad Ali
<ul><li>“ Cassius Clay is a slave name. I didn’t choose it, and I don’t want it. I am Muhammad Ali, a free name, and I ins...
Muhammad Ali <ul><li>Ali was born on January 17 ,1942 , he was famous for his boxing, but just as famous for all the contr...
Who is this person and what has he done in his lifetime? <ul><li>Muhammad Ali  a.k.a. Cassius Clay was a heavyweight boxin...
Qualities  <ul><li>Courageous because … he stood up for the blacks and still fought when media were getting at him for wha...
Why’d I choose this person? <ul><li>I chose Muhammad Ali, because I found him in a heroes book and because when I saw his ...
The story behind his boxing   <ul><li>He took to boxing at the age of twelve, It is said that when Clay was twelve, his bi...
THE END <ul><li>“ Move like a butterfly, sting like a bee” – Ali’s greatest quote. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.co...
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  1. 1. Muhammad Ali
  2. 2. <ul><li>“ Cassius Clay is a slave name. I didn’t choose it, and I don’t want it. I am Muhammad Ali, a free name, and I insist people use it when speaking to me and of me!” </li></ul>
  3. 3. Muhammad Ali <ul><li>Ali was born on January 17 ,1942 , he was famous for his boxing, but just as famous for all the controversy he caused. </li></ul><ul><li>He made the blacks recognizable , and become part of the sporting world. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-5_8af3TiY </li></ul>
  4. 4. Who is this person and what has he done in his lifetime? <ul><li>Muhammad Ali a.k.a. Cassius Clay was a heavyweight boxing world champion for many years, By the time he was eighteen, he had already won 108 matches and only lost eight. </li></ul><ul><li>After returning from the Olympics he became a professional boxer. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Qualities <ul><li>Courageous because … he stood up for the blacks and still fought when media were getting at him for what he had said. </li></ul><ul><li>Determined because …he never gave up and never gave in to any pressure .He kept getting better and better. </li></ul><ul><li>Self motivated …because he believed in god and pursued with everything until he retired, he knew he was the greatest. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why’d I choose this person? <ul><li>I chose Muhammad Ali, because I found him in a heroes book and because when I saw his picture it stood out to me. In all his photos he looks confident and strong, I think he is an inspirational boxer and to the blacks for speaking out about their rights. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The story behind his boxing <ul><li>He took to boxing at the age of twelve, It is said that when Clay was twelve, his bicycle was stolen. A police officer suggested to him to learn boxing, perhaps in order to be better equipped to handle unwanted people, and Clay took him seriously. His career started from there. </li></ul>
  8. 8. THE END <ul><li>“ Move like a butterfly, sting like a bee” – Ali’s greatest quote. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ANciqN3lydI&feature=related </li></ul>

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