Muhammad Ali

Ali’s cemetery opens to public, and fans pay homage at grave

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He carried a dozen roses into Cave Hill Cemetery and headed for a patch of grass in the back corner that seemed too ordinary for the man buried beneath it. [more]

Will Smith, Lennox Lewis among pallbearers for Muhammad Ali’s memorial service

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Actor Will Smith, who portrayed Muhammad Ali in the movie “Ali,” and former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis are among eight pallbearers for Ali’s memorial service this week in Louisville. Also serving is Jerry Ellis, brother of Jimmy Ellis, who was Ali’s former sparring partner and former world heavyweight champion. Ali family spokesman Bob Gunnell [more]

Ali coming home as ‘citizen’ of world for Louisville funeral


In a funeral he planned years ago, Muhammad Ali will be coming home as a "citizen of the world" when he is buried Friday in Louisville. [more]