Prominent members of the boxing world and beyond shared their reverence for iconic boxer and a social activist ahead of his time, Muhammad Ali.
Ali, born Cassius Marcellus Clay, 74,died following a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease in Phoenix about 9 p.m. Friday night as a result of "septic shock due to unspecified natural causes" according to a family spokesperson.
Family members said funeral services will be held on Friday, June 10 at 2 p.m. at the KFC Yum! Center in his hometown of Louisville, Ky. The funeral will be open to the public and will be live streamed online.