British prizefighter and three-time world heavyweight champion. He compiled a career record of 41-2-1 and won gold in the super heavyweight class at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul.
He was a gifted basketball, football, and soccer player growing up.
He retired after recording a TKO victory against Vitali Klitschko on June 21, 2003.
He has four children - three daughters and a son - with Violet Chang, a former Miss Jamaica runner-up whom he married in 2005.
He knocked out Mike Tyson in a June, 2002 fight at The Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee.