Obituary: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photographer, 77

December 16, 2016

Howard Bingham

Ali vs Liston II, 1965.

Howard L. Bingham, who gained notoriety as the photographer of boxing legend Muhammad Ali and whose photojournalism work has been published in Life, Sports Illustrated, Newsweek and more, died in Los Angeles on December 15. He was 77. Born in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1939, Bingham moved to Los Angeles with his parents at age four and attended Compton College. While on assignment...

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