Ali in 1967

Boxing champ Muhammad Ali, left, conferred in 1967 with Martin Luther King Jr., and King said later that "the sooner this country does away with the draft, the better off we'll be." Clay was trying in court to prevent his Army induction April 28 in Houston.

( Associated Press / March 29, 1967 )

Boxing champ Muhammad Ali, left, conferred in 1967 with Martin Luther King Jr., and King said later that "the sooner this country does away with the draft, the better off we'll be." Clay was trying in court to prevent his Army induction April 28 in Houston.

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