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The native of Louisiana also left a lasting mark as a Black athlete in a city – and nation – exactly where race is often a flash point. He was at the March on Washington in 1963, when Martin Luther King Jr gave his ‘I Have a Dream’ speech, and he backed Muhammad Ali when the boxer was pilloried for refusing induction into the military draft. Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell stands with his Presidential Medal of Freedom for the duration of the 2011 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles. The Celtics issued a statement lauding Russell and his contribution...