Muhammad Ali: The Parkinson Interview

Subject: Civil Rights / Sports
Themes: Civil Rights 20th Century
Age groups: Middle School High School Homeschooling
Resource type: Video

Sir Michael Parkinson, who has been described as Britain´s greatest talk show host, interviews Muhammad Ali in 1974. The interview on the program called "Parkinson" lasts an hour and seven minutes. After he retired in 2007, Parkinson said that Muhammad Ali was the most remarkable man he ever interviewed. Says Ali in the interview, "I need people of wisdom such as myself to make me think to keep me going."