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Muhammad Ali turns 71

Updated: January 19, 2013, 10:52 PM ET
Associated Press

Muhammad Ali had a knockout of a 71st birthday, celebrating with friends and family and watching a video of his "Rumble in the Jungle" win over George Foreman in Africa.

Ali's former business manager, Gene Kilroy, said the fighter -- who has long suffered from Parkinson's -- particularly enjoyed a big birthday cake in the celebration Thursday at his home in a gated community just outside Phoenix.

"It was good to see him in great spirits and looking so good," Kilroy said. "He's ...

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