Best Answer

No, he started to be more known after beating Sonny Liston twice in 1964 and 1965.

User Avatar

Wiki User

2012-08-15 14:51:34
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: When Muhammad ali competed in the olympic games was he a boxing champion already?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What 1960 Olympic champion lit the torch to start Atlanta's 1996 Olympic festivities?

Muhammad Ali.

Whichsport is muhammed Ali a world champion?

Muhammad Ali has an Olympic Gold Medal in Boxing

Who COMPETED in the greek olympic games?

The Greek people and Athenians and Spartans competed in the Olympic games of Greek.

When was the first year women was allowed to compete in the Olympics?

Women first competed in the Olympic Games in 1900. Charlotte Cooper became the first female Olympic Champion. She won the tennis singles.

Who is Rob Heffernan?

Robert, or Rob, Heffernan is an Irish race walker who competed in the 2008 Olympic Games. He is married to Marian Andrews who is a 2012 Olympic champion for the Women's 400 meter relay.

Are you an Olympic champion?

yes you are the best olympic champion and always will

Who competed in Ancient Greek Olympic Games?

men competed in the first Olympic games women didn't have the rights.

What is the first Philippine basketball team that competed in the olympic games?

MICH JORDAN competed & won in the Olympic Games

What did olympic athletes wear when they competed in ancient times?

They competed naked.

Who is the current Olympic champion for basketball?

Who is the current Olympic Champion for basketball?

What are some of Muhammad Ali's major accomplishments?

heavyweight boxing champion, Olympic gold medalist in the light heavyweight classification in 1960

How many Olympic games has Aly Raisman competed in?

2012 was her first year on the olympic gymnastics team in which she competed in 4 events

People also asked