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In 2009 Muhammad Ali Celebrated His Irish Roots With The Highest Honors Bestowed On Him. He Will Be Missed!

Muhammad Ali’s relatives hailed from the County Clare.  His great grandfather, Abe Grady, came to America in 1862 and married a freed African-American slave.  Their daughter, Odessa Grady, is Muhammed Ali’s mother.  She was born in 1917.  Ali traveled to Ireland to visit the homeland of his great-grandfather on September 1, 2009 and was granted […]

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