Famous Olympic torchbearers

POSTED: 3:33 PM Feb 03 2014   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jul 19 2016

With the Olympic torch making its way toward Rio and Tuesday marking the 20th anniversary of Muhammad Ali's famous cauldron lighting to open the Atlanta Games, take a look at some of the famous names who have carried the torch over the years.

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With the Olympic torch making its way toward Rio and Tuesday marking the 20th anniversary of Muhammad Ali's famous cauldron lighting to open the Atlanta Games, take a look at some of the famous names who have carried the torch over the years.

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