Muhammad Ali

BirthDay:

17 Jan 1942

BirthPlace:

Louisville, Kentucky, USA

BirthName:

Cassius Marcellus Clay

Bio:

Muhammad Ali beat more champions and top contenders than any heavyweight champion in history. He defeated heavyweight kings Sonny Liston (twice), Floyd Patterson (twice), Ernie Terrell, Jimmy Ellis, Ken Norton (twice), Joe Frazier (twice), George Foreman and Leon Spinks. He defeated light-heavyweight champs Archie Moore and Bob Foster. Ali defeated European heavyweight champions Henry Cooper, Karl Mildenberger, Jürgen Blin, Joe Bugner, Richard Dunn, Jean-Pierre Coopman and Alfredo Evangelista. He defeated British and Commonwealth king Brian London. All of Ali's defeats were by heavyweight champions: Frazier, Norton, Spinks, Larry Holmes and Trevor Berbick. Ali also beat undefeated fighters Sonny Banks (12-0), Billy Daniels (16-0), 'Rudi Lubbers' (21-0) and George Foreman (40-0).
Filmography

Actor ( 145 credits )

That's So... (2016)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2016)
3 Hikers (2015) Himself
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013) Himself (archive footage)
The Trials of Muhammad Ali (2013) Himself (archive footage)
Muhammad Ali Tribute - Celebrity Fight Night & Fighting Irishmen (2013)
The Sixties (2013)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
Soul Power! (2013)  Himself (2 episodes, 2013)
Give Us the Money (2012) Himself (archive footage)
B.B. King: The Life of Riley (2012) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Limitless (2011) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kill the Irishman (2011) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Four Rooms (2011)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2012)
The Corrie Years (2011)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2011)
A Football Life (2011)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2014)
Norman Mailer: The American (2010)
The Damned United (2009) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
30 for 30 (2009)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2009)
50 años de (2009)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2009)
Facing Ali (2009) Himself (archive footage)
Superpower (2008) Himself (archive footage)
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008) Himself (archive footage)
Unsung (2008)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Tyson (2008) Himself (archive footage)
Cornered: A Life Caught in the Ring (2008) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Soul Power (2008) Himself (archive footage)
Mobsters (2007)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2008)
The World's Greatest Wrestling Managers (2006) Himself (archive footage)
Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
What a Year (2006)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2007)
Dancing with the Stars (2005)  Himself (2 episodes, 2007)
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith (2005)  Himself (2 episodes, 2006)
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004) Himself (archive footage)
Tavis Smiley (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
The Last Round: Chuvalo vs Ali (2003) Himself (archive footage)
Love at Times Square (2003) Himself (uncredited)
Morten og Peter i Dublin (2003)  Himself (2 episodes, 2003)
Solino (2002) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
The Wire (2002)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2004)
New City Classics (2002)  Himself (archive footage)
Fidel (2001) Himself
Piñero (2001) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Democracy Now! (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Beyond the Glory (2001)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2004)
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme (2000) Himself (archive footage)
The Hurricane (1999) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Life (1999) Himself (archive footage)
The Sweet Science (1999)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 1999)
ESPN SportsCentury (1999)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2000)
The Greatest (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
ESPN Friday Night Fights (1998)  Himself (archive footage) (2 episodes, 2012)
Legenden (1997)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
The Real Las Vegas (1996)  Himself (archive footage)
HBO Boxing After Dark (1996)  Himself (archive footage) (2 episodes, 2010-2011)
When We Were Kings (1996) Himself
Touched by an Angel (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Reputations (1994)  Himself (2 episodes, 1996-2000)
WWF Raw (1993)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009-2010)
Fame in the Twentieth Century (1993)  Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Malcolm X (1992) Himself - Handshake with Malcolm (archive footage) (unc
Dateline NBC (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
HBO First Look (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Memories of 1970-1991 (1991)  Himself (archive footage) (5 episodes)
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989)  Himself (1 episode, 1989)
Champions Forever (1989) Himself
The American Experience (1988)  Himself / ... (archive footage) (2 episodes, 1994-2004
Biography (1987)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009-2011)
Doin' Time (1985) Himself (special appearance)
American Masters (1985)  Himself (2 episodes, 1997-2012)
Six O'Clock News (1984)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2011)
Wogan (1982)  Himself (2 episodes, 1989)
Body and Soul (1981) Himself
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
MTV News (1981)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Muhammad and Larry (1980) Himself
The John Davidson Show (1980)  Himself (1 episode, 1980)
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars (1980)  Himself (1 episode, 1980)
Diff'rent Strokes (1978)  Himself (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Vega$ (1978)  Himself (1 episode, 1979)
The Greatest (1977) Casius Clay / Muhammad Ali
I Am the Greatest!: The Adventures of Muhammad Ali (1977)  Himself (unknown episodes)
The Sonny and Cher Show (1976)  Himself (1 episode, 1977)
The Barbara Walters Summer Special (1976)  Himself (1 episode, 1978)
The Jacksons (1976)  Himself (1 episode, 1977)
The Captain and Tennille (1976)  Himself (1 episode, 1977)
Cos (1976)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
The Big Fight: Muhammad Ali - Joe Frazier (1975) Himself
World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner (1975) Himself
Good Morning America (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1977)
Lola! (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1975)
Apostrophes (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
The Norman Gunston Show (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1975)
Dinah! (1974)  Himself (2 episodes, 1975)
Am laufenden Band (1974)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
The Rumble in the Jungle (1974) Himself - Challenger (archive footage)
The Fighters (1974) Himself
Tomorrow Coast to Coast (1973)  Himself (1 episode, 1981)
World Wrestling Federation (1973)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
HBO Boxing (1973)  Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1974-1988)
Money Talks (1972) Himself
Malcolm X (1972) Himself (archive footage)
Black Rodeo (1972) Himself
Personenbeschreibung (1972)  Himself (1 episode, 1974)
WWF Championship Wrestling (1972)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
Parkinson (1971)  Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1971-1981)
This Is Your Life (1971)  Himself (1 episode, 1971)
a.k.a. Cassius Clay (1970) Himself - Cassius Clay
The Super Fight (1970) Himself
Flip (1970)  Himself (1 episode, 1971)
Film Night (1970)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 1971)
Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (1969) Himself
The Benny Hill Show (1969)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 1971)
This Is Your Life (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1978)
The David Frost Show (1969)  Himself (4 episodes, 1969-1972)
The Joe Namath Show (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1969)
Della (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1969)
60 Minutes (1968)  Himself - Boxer (2 episodes, 2003-2006)
The Dick Cavett Show (1968) (1 episode, 1968)
Soul! (1968)  Himself (1 episode, 1970)
The Skitch Henderson Show (1968)  Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Frost on Friday (1968)  Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Something's Happening (1967) Himself (uncredited)
World's Heavyweight Championship Bout: Muhammad Ali vs. Ernie Terrell (1967) Himself
Donahue (1967)  Himself (1 episode, 1975)
The Joey Bishop Show (1967)  Himself (2 episodes, 1969)
Firing Line (1966)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1968)
Heavyweight Championship of the World: Muhammad Ali vs. Floyd Patterson (1965) Himself
World Heavyweight Championship Bout: Charles 'Sonny' Liston vs. Cassius Clay (1964) Himself (as Cassisus Clay)
The Heavyweight Championship of the World: Cassius Clay versus Sonny Liston (1964) Himself (as Cassius Clay)
The Eamonn Andrews Show (1964)  Himself (2 episodes, 1966-1968)
World of Sport (1964)  Himself - Interviewee (2 episodes, 1974-1977)
Cassius le grand (1964) Himself (as Cassius Clay)
Heavyweight Elimination Contest: Cassius Clay vs. Doug Jones (1963) Himself (as Cassius Clay)
The Jerry Lewis Show (1963)  Himself (1 episode, 1963)
Sonny Liston vs. Floyd Patterson (1963) Himself - Guest
Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962) Himself (as Cassius Clay)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)  Himself (12 episodes, 1962-1992)
The Merv Griffin Show (1962)  Himself (1 episode, 1968)
The Jack Paar Program (1962)  Himself (1 episode, 1963)
ABC's Wide World of Sports (1961)  Himself / ... (15 episodes, 1965-1976)
The Mike Douglas Show (1961)  Himself (5 episodes, 1964-1977)
Fight of the Week (1960)  Himself / ... (3 episodes, 1961-1963)
This Is Your Life (1955)  Himself (1 episode, 1978)
Today (1952)  Himself (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
What's My Line? (1950)  Himself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1965)
The Ed Sullivan Show (1948)  Himself - Dramatic Speaker / ... (1 episode, 1970)

Writer ( 1 credit )

The Greatest (1977) (based on: "The Greatest: My Own Story" by) and