Posts Tagged: Heavy Weight Champion

Leon Spinks

Boxing Legend Leon Spinks Has Passed Away

Leon Spinks has passed away.  The boxing legend had been battling multiple types of cancer, including prostate cancer, for many years.   In a statement, World Boxing Council President stated, “Rest in peace, Leon Spinks. Olympic medalist, Pan American medalist, and of course, WBC heavyweight champion.  During his career, Spinks was an Olympic gold medalist, and… Read more »

Muhammad Ali

Louisville Airport to be Renamed for Muhammad Ali

Louisville airport to be renamed for Muhammad Ali.  Muhammad Ali will be honored by his hometown of Kentucky when they rename the Louisville Airport, Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. The airport code will stay as SDF. The name change has one more hurdle to overcome, approval from the Federal Aviation Administration. Louisville’s mayor, Greg Fischer,… Read more »