We have truly lost an icon.

 

"After a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease, Muhammad Ali has passed away

at the age of 74.

The three-time World Heavyweight Champion boxer died this

evening," Family spokesman Bob Gunnell said in a statement.

"The Ali family

would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers, and support and asks

for privacy at this time.

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Here is one of Ali's last public appearances back in April in Phoenix, Arizona. 

Charley Gallay

 

January 17, 1942- June 3, 2016