Healthy Living

15 Famous People Whose Lives Are Touched by Parkinson's Disease

7. Muhammad Ali

Throughout his life, famed boxer Muhammad Ali battled Parkinson's disease, and like Michael J. Fox, he was also a notable figure with the disease. Ever since he was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 1984, Ali worked with researchers to help find treatments and a cure for the disease. He even went on to find an organization known as the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center to help patients cope with the disease.

Photo: Muhammad Ali v. Ernie Terrell by Cliff