The Late Muhammad Ali’s Career in Photos

Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said.

The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world’s best-known sportsmen, died at a hospital in the US city of Phoenix, Arizona, after being admitted on Thursday.

He was suffering from a respiratory illness, a condition that was complicated by Parkinson’s disease.

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The funeral will take place in Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, his family said in a statement.

Here are some of his career photos:

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
The referee counts as Ali looks down at Zora Folley during a championship fight in New York on March 23, 1967. Ali won by a knockout in the seventh round.
The referee counts as Ali looks down at Zora Folley during a championship fight in New York on March 23, 1967. Ali won by a knockout in the seventh round.
On November 2, 1970, Ali returned to the ring for his first professional fight in three years. He defeated Jerry Quarry in the third round.

Muhammad Ali takes a spike from Leon Spinks. He won in a unanimous decision.
Muhammad Ali takes a spike from Leon Spinks. He won in a unanimous decision.
Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger raises Ali's hand during the Celebrity Fight Night charity event in Phoenix in March 2002.
Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger raises Ali’s hand during the Celebrity Fight Night charity event in Phoenix in March 2002.
Ali with singer Carrie Underwood in April 2016.
Ali with singer Carrie Underwood in April 2016.

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