Muhammad Ali was born on 17. January 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was a pro boxer along with an activist. He was married four times, in the end having seven daughters and two sons. He became a Sunni Muslim after Elijah Muhammad, Islam's leader, died. Muhammad Ali passed away on June 3, 2016 in the city of Scottsdale, Arizona. His birth name was Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr.