Pop Quiz: This Legend Will Be Honored Today
The process of laying an legend to rest begins today. Muhammad Ali will be honored with a Muslim prayer service known as Jenazah prayer. About 14-thousand are expected to attend, which will be broadcast on TV and streamed live online. It’s open to all, but it’s especially meant for Muslims to say goodbye to a man considered to be a hero of their faith.
Tomorrow is the main event – an interfaith memorial service that will be held at the KFC Yum! Center in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. That’s the service that’ll feature eulogies by Bryant Gumbel, Billy Crystal, and President Bill Clinton, with Will Smith and Lennox Lewis serving as pallbearers. Click HERE