Décédé vendredi à l'âge de 74 ans, Mohamed Ali a été l'un des plus grands sportifs de l'histoire. Que ce soit dans son sport ou dans ses engagements et ses convictions, son influence a été considérable.
Our picture editor, Jonny Weeks, has selected his favourite photographs of Muhammad Ali from the archives. The selection includes pictures of some of Ali’s most memorable fights as well as many distinctive portraits from his life outside the ring
LIFE magazine ran one of the late Flip Schulke's photographs of Muhammad Ali in 1961 "training" underwater in a Miami swimming pool. Ali swore that the underwater workouts made him the fastest heavyweight in the world.