Peter Angelo Simon – Muhammad Ali, Fighter's Heaven 1974

 

In 1974, Brooklyn-based photographer Peter Angelo Simon spent two days with Muhammad Ali while he was training for the legendary Rumble in the Jungle bout in Zaire. Simon’s extraordinary images provide great insight into the man behind the legend.

Books include GOAT (Taschen, 2004), Big Apple Circus (Penguin, 1978), and Muhammad Ali, Fighter’s Heaven 1974 (Reel Art Press, 2015).