Philadelphia street renamed for Muhammad Ali
AmNews Staff Reports | 6/23/2019, 9:08 a.m.
Muhammad Ali was a legend as a boxer, philanthropist and social activist. The City of Philadelphia and the 400 Years Coalition posthumously recognized the late heavyweight boxing champion with a ceremony to rename 52nd Street as Muhammad Ali Way.
The event took place at Malcolm X Park, 52nd and Pine Street, at 3 p.m. on Saturday as part of the Juneteenth Celebration.