TITLE

Laila Ali FOLLOWS BOXING CAREER OF LEGENDARY FATHER MUHAMMAD ALI

PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Jet;04/26/99, Vol. 95 Issue 21, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Laila Ali, the 21-year-old daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, has decided to also become a boxer.
ACCESSION #
1784977

 

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