In the United States bury Muhammad Ali

Boxer Muhammad Ali is buried in his home state of Kentucky, in Louisville, reports Reuters.

At a memorial service for athlete among others were made by former US President bill Clinton. “He decided to write his own life story at a very young age,” Clinton said. — He decided that he would never be powerless”.

In addition to the former head of state for the funeral arrived the friends of Ali, as well as famous boxers, actors and the king of Jordan. At the ceremony arrived and the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, but he left it early.

As the Associated Press, during the passage of the hearse in the streets of Louisville lined up about 100 thousand people. They chanted: “Ali! Ali!”

Ali died at the age of 74 years. Cause of death was septic shock. He first became world champion on Boxing in heavy weight in 1964, and subsequently defended the title. The Ring magazine five times, Ali was named fighter of the year. The athlete also led the political and social activities.

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