The shocking truth is this year has been a very sad one when it comes to the passing of celebrities. Many individuals have grown up and have idolized several of the big names that have passed away and gone on to the next life this year. The world was devastated to hear of the death of Prince just a few short weeks ago. In news released just yesterday, we have learned that the Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74 after battling Parkinson’s syndrome for over 30 years.
Earlier in the week, Muhammad began to have respiratory problems according to his family and was hospitalized in the Phoenix area at that time. Muhammad passed away on Friday evening and services are expected to be held on Wednesday in his hometown of Louisville Kentucky. Muhammad Ali very well may be the greatest heavyweight champion ever to make his way into the ring.
He has been a motivator and inspiration to many people in the boxing culture as well as two many everyday folks around the world. The shocking truth is we never know when it may be our time so we must live every day to the fullest, and that is exactly what Ali did. Muhammad Ali is a legend that will forever remain in the hearts of many individuals as well as in history forever.