Barnum & Bailey Circus Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson to Visit Ali Center

Circus Ringmaster to inspire the next generation of leaders in collaboration with the Muhammad Ali Center In the spirit of “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali and the “Legends” theme for this year’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson will inspire youth to create a legendary life.

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Event

In the spirit of “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali and the “Legends” theme for this year’s Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Ringmaster Jonathan Lee Iverson inspired youth to create a legendary life. In collaboration with Louisville’s Muhammad Ali Center members of the Center’s Muhammad Ali Center Council of Students

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MEDIA ADVISORY: New This Year at Ferdinand’s Ball Gala: Mingle with Celebrity Guests During Special VIP Dinner

Tickets are going fast for the April 30 gala, where NCAA and NBA standouts, actors, musicians, and royalty of horse racing will ‘party with the people’ to kick off Derby weekendFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASELOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 20, 2015) — ***MEDIA CREDENTIALING: Media passes will be required in all areas of the event.

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Muhammad Ali Wishes Both Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao Well in Upcoming Fight on May 2

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 2, 2015) — Muhammad Ali would like to wish both Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao well in their upcoming fight on May 2. Muhammad never offered to anyone his prediction on the fight. Information that was published earlier this week and picked up by other media is either

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Ferdinand’s Ball

The Muhammad Ali Center hosts Ferdinand’s Ball, an annual fundraiser that kicks off Kentucky’s Derby festivities. Ferdinand’s Ball was established in honor of Ferdinand, the 1986 Derby winner who was slaughtered after his career ended. Proceeds go to Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility.

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Newburg Middle School Students Present “Find Your Greatness Within” Essays

Each year, students at Newburg Middle School participate in the “Find Your Greatness Within” essay contest during Black History Month. Students are asked to identify an African American figure who has inspired them towards greatness and to choose one or more of Ali’s six core principles that they think they

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Muhammad Ali Welcomes Prince Charles and Wife Camilla to His Hometown of Louisville

Statement Read by Mayor Fischer at the Harmony and Health Initiative LuncheonLOUISVILLE, Kentucky… Today Muhammad Ali sent a warm “Welcome to Louisville” message to Prince Charles and his wife Camilla who are visiting the city as part of a multiple-day trip to the states. The statement from Ali, which was read

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NCAA Fans Can Visit Muhammad Ali Center between Games at Student Rate ($5)

Muhammad Ali Center Madness! Show Your YUM! Center Game Ticket and Get in for $5 Student PriceLOUISVILLE, Kentucky … Now through Sunday, March 22nd, NCAA fans have the opportunity to visit the Muhammad Ali Center between games and pay the student rate of just $5. Show your YUM! Center game

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2015 Youth Rights Conference: Race to Equality

Annual Event Co-Sponsored by ACLU of Kentucky, Muhammad Ali Center Set for SaturdayLOUISVILLE, Kentucky … Registration is open for the 2015 Youth Rights Conference (YRC) sponsored by The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky and the Muhammad Ali Center. The annual conference is FREE (includes snacks and lunch) and open

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Ferdinand’s Ball Gala Returns April 30, Announces New Partnership

This year’s premier Derby kickoff event will serve as a joint fundraiser for the Muhammad Ali Center and Old Friends Equine Retirement Facility.LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 13, 2015)… The sixth annual Ferdinand’s Ball gala will kick off the Derby party season this year on Thursday, April 30. For the first time,

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