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Boxing Legend, Muhammad Ali Dies At 74
- By: Maktoub Magazine
- June 4, 2016
The former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Muhammad Ali, has died at the age of 74.
The professional boxer died after being admitted on Thursday at a hospital in Phoenix, a city in Arizona in the United States.
He was suffering from a respiratory illness, a condition that was complicated by Parkinson’s disease.
A statement by the family confirming his death says,” “After a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease, Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74,”spokesman Bob Gunnell said.
The funeral will take place in Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.