Drew Bundini Brown

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Birthday
21, 1928
Birthplace
Florida
Death Date
Sep 24, 1987 (59)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
21, 1928
Birthplace
Florida
Death Date
Sep 24, 1987 (59)

About

Boxing trainer who worked as the corner man for Muhammad Ali.

Before Fame

He dropped out of school before starting the 9th grade and joining the Navy at age 13.

Trivia

He penned Ali's famous saying, 'float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.'

Family Life

He divorced Rhoda Palestine, with whom he had two children, Drew and Ronald.

Associated With

His life inspired Jamie Foxx's character in Ali (2001).