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Cassius Clay was 22 years old when he beat Sonny Liston in 1964 for the heavyweight championship.

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Q: How old was Cassius Clay when he beat Sonny Liston for the Heavyweight Championship in early 1964?
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After winning the heavyweight championship from Sonny Liston in 1964.


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Did Cassius Clay win the heavyweight title from Sonny Liston in 1964?

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When did Muhammad Ali win the heavyweight championship?

He knocked out Sonny Liston in the7th round , in 1964 to win the title.


What boxer defeated Sonny Liston?

Cassius Clay


Where did Cassius clay fight sonny liston?

Lewiston, Maine.


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February 25, 1964 when he stopped Sonny Liston in 7 rounds.


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George Foreman and Leon Spinks. He also beat Sonny Liston but he was known as Cassius Clay at that time. Also, he did not REGAIN the title at that time; that was his first pro world heavyweight championship.


Was the first Cassius Clay-Sonny Liston fight televised and what time?

yes the famous Cassius clay vs. sonny liston fight was telivised yes, it was televised, and should be available on you tube.com


Where is Sonny liston wife geraldine?

Geraldine Clark is the wife of former Heavyweight boxing champion, Sonny Liston. She currently resides in Las Vegas where she settled with Sonny before his death.


When did Muhammad ali get his first title?

February 25, 1964, Clay (as he was still known then) defeated Charles "Sonny" Liston for the undisputed heavyweight championship of the world.


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Was the first Cassius Clay Sonny Liston fight televised and what time?

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Was the second Cassius Clay Sonny Liston fight televised?

yes, and you can find it on you tube.


What is Cassius famous for?

being the first man to win the world heavyweight championship three times. his stance on the Vietnam War his fights with sonny liston, george foreman, joe frazier and leon spinks his Islamic faith his four wives (not at the same time) his mouth


Who won the first fight between Cassius Clay and Sonny Liston?

Cassius Clay. February 25, 1964. Liston failed to come out for the 7th. ALI BEAT HIM TWO TIMES.


Who did Muhammad ali beat to become world heavyweight champion for the first time?

Sonny Liston


What is Cassius clay famous for?

being the first man to win the world heavyweight championship three times. his stance on the Vietnam war his fights with sonny liston, george foreman, joe frazier and leon spinks his Islamic faith his four wives (not at the same time) his mouth


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Which championship fight in the mid-60's lasted two minutes?

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Was the Sonny Liston vs Cassius Clay fight in February 1964 broadcast live to the UK?

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