Don King

Alive

Born: 8/20/1931 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Age: 87

Full name: Donald King
Noted For: boxing promoter; organized the Ali-Foreman "Rumble in the Jungle" (1974) and the Ali-Frazier "Thrilla in Manilla" (1975). Frequent promoter of Mike Tyson's fights. Convicted of second degree murder (1966), reduced to nonnegligent manslaughter, served four years in prison, pardoned (1983).