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Laila Ali is one of the contestants in NBC's reality competition series "Stars Earn Stripes." She also recently hosted the daytime series "Everyday Health."

Laila Ali, an athlete and champion of health and fitness, is a perfect role model for today's healthy, on-the-go woman. She is the youngest daughter of Veronica Porsche Anderson and the legendary Muhammad Ali.

While Ali has undoubtedly been the major draw in women's boxing for years, she recently took on a new challenge, strutting her stuff
Laila Ali in "American Gladiators"
Laila Ali American Gladiators
in front of nearly 40 million people every week on Season 4 of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars." Her dance partner was Maksim Chmerkovskiy. A glamorous and elegant Ali surprised everyone and charged into the finals. She more recently co-hosted NBC's ultimate competition series "American Gladiators"

Fitness is another important component of Ali's life. She completed a cardio workout DVD with boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard. In addition, she authored a motivational book titled "Reach!"

Ali made her professional boxing debut on October 8, 1999, and in a sign of things to come, she knocked out her opponent, April Fowler, 31 seconds into the first round. Ali is the undefeated Super Middleweight Boxing Champion of the world with a 24-0 record, with 21 knockouts. In her last fight on February 3, 2007, she knocked out her opponent, Gwendolyn O'Neal, in just 56 seconds. The bout, held in Johannesburg, South Africa, was attended by Nelson Mandela, a long time family friend.

Ali is married to former NFL star Curtis Conway.




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LAILA ALI: FACTS

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Age: 36 years old
Birthday: December 30, 1977
Height: 5' 10"
Birthplace: Miami Beach, FL
Husband: Curtis Conway (7/22/2007, 2 children)
John McClain (8/27/2000 - 2005, divorced)





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