Famous Olympic torchbearers

POSTED: 12:33 PM PST Feb 03, 2014    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Jul 18, 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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