Ali: “I don’t think I’ve met an American as filled with the kind of spirit and sense of purpose as Ali,” says Ken Burns, in his epic documentary, as he reveals lesser-known Ali trivia

“He’s the greatest athlete of the 20th century,” Ken Burns tells CNN. “I’d be happy to sit on a barstool and argue that he’s the greatest athlete of all time — period, full stop. That’s Muhammed Ali, the legend. “His life and his professional life intersected with all the main issues of the second half … Continue reading Ali: “I don’t think I’ve met an American as filled with the kind of spirit and sense of purpose as Ali,” says Ken Burns, in his epic documentary, as he reveals lesser-known Ali trivia