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Muhammad Ali Charity Fight of 1977

Muhammad Ali Charity Fight of 1977

In 1977, former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali went to Baltimore, Maryland in honour of and to raise money for the Nation of Islam mosque. Boxers and representatives of media organizations had the opportunity to fight Ali one-on-one in the ring in exchange for promoting this charity. This event was one of many Ali had hosted in Baltimore for various charitable reasons, such as anti-drugs.

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