WorldCat Identities

Ali, Muhammad 1942-

Overview
Works: 965 works in 1,564 publications in 6 languages and 66,783 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Drama  Music  Television programs  Quotations  Interviews  Popular works 
Subject Headings: Boxers (Sports) 
Roles: Interviewee, Performer, Instrumentalist, Actor, Narrator, Creator, Dedicatee, Singer, Editor, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: GV1132.A44, B
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When we were kings by Leon Gast ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire
Facing Ali by Pete McCormack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten boxing champs pay tribute to Ali and discuss their encounters with him in and out of the ring
When we were kings the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire. Includes a music festival featuring America's top African American performers, James Brown and B.B. King
I'll hold your hand so you won't fall : a child's guide to Parkinson's disease by Rasheda Ali ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
- Educates children, family members and friends of PD patients about its effects, through illustrations depicting symptoms seen on a daily basis, along with easy-to-read explanations. - Creates a foundation for dialogue between children and adults who suffer from Parkinson's Disease, and their caregivers. - Creates a foundation for dialogue between children and adults who suffer from Parkinson's Disease, and their caregivers. - Offers encouragement, and advice to caregivers, family members and friends of those living with Parkinson's Disease. Makes suggestions about how to open dialogue with children
Soul power by James Brown ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1974 the most celebrated American R&B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle, ' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman
Muhammad Ali in perspective by Thomas Hauser ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictorial essay celebrating the career and private life of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, disucssing his childhood in Louisville, his epic bouts, his alliance with the Nation of Islam, and his life after the fights
Champions forever feature film & lost interviews ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes: Champions forever, a documentary which charts the careers of five heavyweight boxing champions; never-before-seen interviews with the boxers that were originally filmed during the making of the documentary; and film footage from a dinner held in conjunction with the documentary's premiere
The soul of a butterfly [reflections on life's journey] by Muhammad Ali ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muhammad Ali describes the values that shaped and guided his life, from his childhood through his boxing years and his refusal to be inducted into the military, to the illness that would limit his physical abilities in later years
America a tribute to heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benefit telethon to raise money for the United Way's September 11 fund
Muhammad Ali : the glory years by Felix Dennis ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The soul of a butterfly : reflections on life's journey by Muhammad Ali ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary boxer offers an inspirational study of the spiritual values that have shaped him and continue to transform his life, from childhood to the present day, reflecting on the deepest meanings of life, the principles and practices of Islam, moral courage, belief in God, the responsibilities of fame and family, love, and accepting challenges
A.k.a. Cassius Clay ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Cassius Clay wins a gold medal in the Olympics, several millionaires from Kentucky invest in him and his professional career begins. Clay fights Henry Cooper, Cleveland Williams, Floyd Patterson, and finally, in 1964, Sonny Liston for the heavyweight championship. In the meantime, Clay has been influenced by Malcolm X, converts to the Muslim faith and changes his name to Muhammad Ali. Because of his religious convictions, Ali refuses induction into the US Army in 1967 but is denied conscientious objector status. The NY State Athletic Commission strips him of his title and he is barred from the ring
The last round Chuvalo vs Ali ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Last Round tells a story that sounds vaguely familiar: a working-class boxer, second-generation immigrant family, living the big city, scraping together a meager boxing career. He achieves enough success to catch the interest of listening ears. Flash forward a few years, and, suddenly, the working-class hero boxer is aiming to fight the boisterous, tough-talking world heavyweight titleholder. . . and to the surprise of everyone, the absolute underdog comes out swinging, holding his own against the champion. The underdog loses the fight, but makes the champion earn it over a full 15-round tooth-and-nail battle. It has long been rumored that this fight, the Chuvalo vs. Ali fight, was the real-life inspiration for the movie Rocky
Healing by Muhammad Ali ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest by Tom Gries ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of Muhammad Ali, from his Olympic gold medal victories to his battle to regain his heavyweight title
Freedom road ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary Muhammad Ali stars as Gideon Jackson, a black slave freed in the final days of the Civil War. Educating himself, Jackson fights for the right to buy the land on which he once worked, struggling alongside white sharecropper Lait (Kris Kristofferson) who is to become his lifelong friend and ally
Muhammad and Larry ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through the poetic lens of visionary filmmaker Albert Maysles, Muhammad and Larry explores the unique and poignant relationship between two great boxers and two remarkable men who were more than just competitors. They were once teacher and student, and remain close friends. Combines one-of-a-kind, never-before-seen archival footage with newly-produced reflective conversations with boxing experts, luminaries, and those who were at the fight. Maysles intimately documented both Muhammad Ali and Larry Holmes, from sparring matches to private moments at home, as they prepared for their upcoming fight in 1980. Muhammad and Larry takes a closer look at the connection that evolved, inside and out of the ring, between these two amazing athletes
Muhammad Ali in his own words ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using rare archival footage, some of which has not been seen for decades, this film presents Muhammad Ali, three times Heavyweight Champion of the World. Early in his career, he was known as The Louisville Lip, and from his early days as Cassius Clay, through his tumultuous reign as the Heavyweight boxing champion of the world, the film traces his maturation as a public speaker
Muhammad Ali : his life and times by Thomas Hauser ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Ali's life and career, from his childhood in Louisville, his triumphs and tragedies, to the life he leads today
Muhammad Ali the greatest collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of three of Muhammad Ali's most famous fights in their entirety: Sonny Liston (1964) ; George Forman (1974) ; Joe Frazier (1975). Also includes an hour-long documentary tribute: Boxing's best, Muhammad Ali
 
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Alternative Names
Ali, Mohammed
Ali Mohammed 1942-....
Ali, Muhammad
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-
Ali, Muhammed.
Ali, Muhammed, 1942-
Cassius X.
Cassius X, 1942-
Clay, Cassius.
Clay, Cassius, 1942-
Clay, Cassius 1942- Frueherer Name
Clay, Cassius Marcellus.
Clay, Cassius Marcellus 1942-
Mohamed Ali
Mohamed Ali 1942-....
Mohammed Ali
Mohammed Ali 1942-....
Muhammad, Ali.
Muhammad Ali, 1942-
Muhammed Ali 1942-
X, Cassius, 1942-
アリ, ムハマッド
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