The former heavyweight broke Muhammad Ali’s jaw in a 1973 non-title event but lost two other bouts against him. Norton became the World Boxing Council heavyweight champion in 1977.
1976 Boxer Ken Norton is seen in 1976. Norton, who beat Muhammad Ali in 1973 and then lost a controversial decision to him at Yankee Stadium in 1976, has died. His son says he passed away Wednesday at a local care facility. He was 70. AP Buy Photo