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"Cassius Clay [Muhammad Ali] press conference"

January 25, 1971


Muhammad Ali holds a press conference at the Forum in Inglewood, California, and is given a birthday cake. Footage includes shots of the cake and food, and shots of reporters eating; Ali enters, eats cake, laughs, cuts cake and eats; includes shots of press conference.

Note: The KTLA newsfilm collection at UCLA consists of cut and unedited stories, outtakes and fill footage, originally shot on 16mm reversal film stock with magnetic soundtrack. Some footage, particularly material not used for broadcast, may be without sound.