Commemorating: The Rumble in the Jungle Boxing match

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In 1974, Kinshasa, Zaire, hosted a historic boxing match between the then world heavyweight champion and the former world champion.

Following boxing Ali’s victory over Foreman in 1994, Foreman retired from fighting for several years before returning to the ring. Ali had earned this reputation through the Rumble in the Jungle. King promoted other notable events including Joe Frazier’s “Thrilla in Manila.”