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Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

Cassius Clay publicly joins the Nation of Islam and takes the name Muhammad Ali. When he refuses induction into the Army, he is stripped of his title and forced into exile. After three years he returns to the ring, but he’s lost a step.
S1 E2 Length 1:54:43 Premiere: 9.20.21

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Muhammad Ali

About Muhammad Ali

This documentary by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon brings to life one of the most indelible figures of the 20th century, a three-time heavyweight boxing champion who captivated millions of fans across the world with his mesmerizing combination of speed, grace, and power in the ring, and charm and playful boasting outside of it. Ali insisted on being himself unconditionally and became a global icon and inspiration to people everywhere.

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Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016) - S1 E4

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Round Three: The Rivalry (1970-1974) - S1 E3

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Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970) - S1 E2

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Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964) - S1 E1

  • Sunday September 26, 2021 7:00 pm ET on KET2
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Season 1 Episodes

Spanish Version | Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E8 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 9.22.21

Spanish Version | Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E7 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 9.21.21

Spanish Version | Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E6 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Spanish Version | Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E5 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Round Four: The Spell Remains (1974-2016)

S1 E4 Length 1:39:49 Premiere Date 9.22.21

Round Three: The Rivalry (1970 - 1974)

S1 E3 Length 1:50:20 Premiere Date 9.21.21

Round Two: What's My Name? (1964-1970)

S1 E2 Length 1:54:43 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

S1 E1 Length 2:09:25 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Cassius Clay Changes His Name to Muhammad Ali

Clip Length 03:50 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali Marries Belinda Boyd in Chicago

Clip Length 02:50 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali Is Found Guilty of Refusing the Draft

Clip Length 02:39 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali Embarks on a Tour Across Africa

Clip Length 03:02 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali's Focus on Racial Justice

Clip Length 02:03 Premiere Date 9.20.21

'I'm Free to be Who I Want to Be'

Clip Length 05:34 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali Fights Cleveland 'Big Cat' Williams

Clip Length 02:12 Premiere Date 9.20.21

Muhammad Ali - A Look Ahead

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Official Trailer

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Trailer #2: The Man

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Behind the Scenes | Making Muhammad Ali

Clip Length 02:01 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Critics Agree on Muhammad Ali

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 9.19.21

Specials

Ali, Activism & The Modern Athlete

Length 1:05:04 Premiere Date 9.17.21

Ali, Race & Religion

Length 1:04:57 Premiere Date 9.9.21

Ali On The World's Stage

Length 1:10:06 Premiere Date 7.19.21

Ali the Man

Length 1:04:43 Premiere Date 6.23.21

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