Muhammad Ali timeline

Life

Birth

1/17/1942

Refuses to do military service

04/28/1967

Diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

1984

Achivements

Wins light heavyweight gold medal

09/05/1960

Becomes heavyweight champion

02/25/1964

Becomes first 3-time Heavyweight champion

09/15/1978

Lights torch in Olympic games

1996

Career

Heavyweight champion

12/26/1964 - 06/27/1967

Banned from boxing

06/27/1967 - 10/26/1970

Rumble in the Jungle

10/30/1974 - 10/31/1974

Heavyweight champion

10/31/1974 - 02/15/1978

Thrilla in Manila

10/1/1975 - 10/2/1975

Heavyweight champion

09/15/1978 - 12/02/1981

Ali retires

12/12/1981