Muhammad Ali pictures and quotes as 'The Greatest' turns 70
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He would go on to beat Joe Bugner in 1975 and Frazier once again in the 'Thrilla in Manila' in 1975. He subsequently lose and won the title back for a record third time in 1978, but was fading fast and retired. He came back in 1980, only to lose on his attempt to win the title a fourth time, then bowed out with defeat to Trevor Berbick, aged 39. After retiring, Ali was diagnosed with Parkinson Syndrome, but continues to inspire people the world overphoto 13 of 14
Today the world celebrates Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday. The boxing legend has had one of the most successful and culturally influential careers in sport. Here, talkSPORT reveals some amazing pictures and brilliant quotes from cultural icon.
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