Laila Ali is a retired American boxer. She is best known for being undefeated throughout her career. She is the daughter of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali.
Laila Ali was born on December 30, 1977, in Miami Beach, Florida. She is the daughter of Muhammad Ali with his third wife, Veronica Porsche Ali. Laila is the eighth of her father’s nine children and his youngest daughter. She graduated from California’s Santa Monica College with a business degree. She owned her own nail salon before she began boxing. She has won numerous championships in the Women’s Division including WBC World Super Middleweight title, WIBA World Super Middleweight title, and IWBF Female Light Heavyweight title. She fought 24 professional matches winning all of them and 21 of them were Knockouts.
Laila Ali married Johnny “Yahya” McClain on August 27, 2000. She met McClain through her sister Hana at her father’s 57th birthday party. McClain became Ali’s manager and helped guide her career. In late 2005, Ali and McClain divorced and McClain quit managing Ali. On July 23, 2007, Ali married former NFL player Curtis Conway in Los Angeles. They have two children together.