He made history by becoming the first man to win the heavyweight championship of the world 3 times.
February 25, 1964 when he stopped Sonny Liston in 7 rounds.
Muhammad Ali defeated Foreman by 8th round ko in Kinshasha, Zaire (Congo) in '74. It was the first pro defeat for Big George and the second World Title for Ali.
February 25, 1964, Clay (as he was still known then) defeated Charles "Sonny" Liston for the undisputed heavyweight championship of the world.
Edge won his irst world heavyweight championship in 2007 defeating batista.
It was Muhammad Ali! or who
i think it was triple h
Jack Johnson won the title in 1915, some 50 years before Ali
Michael Spinks in 1985 when he beat Larry Holmes. Bob Fitzsimmons won the heavyweight title first, then the light heavyweight championship.
Batista won the WWE World Heavyweight championship for the first time at WrestleMania 21 by defeating Triple H.