Power: Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right) give the black power salute at the 1968 Olympic Games. Smith says that black Olympic legend Jesse Owens tried to persuade them not to give the salute
winner of four gold medals in the 1963 Berlin Olympics: sprint, sprint, long jump, and meter relay team. Want to know more about Black History ? Visit Discover Black Heritage, The Black Heritage Travel Guide.
LIFE magazine ran one of the late Flip Schulke's photographs of Muhammad Ali in 1961 "training" underwater in a Miami swimming pool. Ali swore that the underwater workouts made him the fastest heavyweight in the world.
Tim Tadder is a renowned advertising photographer and sports commercial photographer in southern California, specializing in celebrity portraits of athletes, action, and conceptual CGI photography integrations.