The boxing legend passed away last week
As one of American’s all-time greats, Muhammad Ali’s funeral will be attended by a raft of famous faces but only a few special people have been given the honour of acting as pallbearers on the sad occasion. Boxing hero, Lennox Lewis and actor Will Smith, who portrayed Ali in a biopic of the same name, have been announced as two such people.
The legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, passed away at the age of 74
The funeral, to be held on Friday in Ali’s home city of Louisville, Kentucky, had been planned by Ali himself for ten years before his tragic death last week at the age of 74.
Continue reading: Will Smith And Lennox Lewis To Be Pallbearers At Muhammad Ali's Funeral
Hasim Rahman, Tony Tubbs, Evander Holyfield, Lennox Lewis, Chris Byrd, Oliver McCall , Shannon Briggs - Boxing World Heavyweight Champions Media Day with 20 former World Heavyweight Boxing Champions at The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Hollywood, Florida, United States - Friday 4th September 2015
Jason Binn, Philip Levine, Lennox Lewis, Violet Chang and Georges Kern - IWC Schaffhausen celebrates 'Timeless Portofino' Gala Event during Art Basel Miami Beach at W Hotel South Beach - Miami Beach, Florida, United States - Wednesday 3rd December 2014