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RED CARPET: Celebs Honor Muhammad Ali’s 70th Birthday at Keep Memory Alive’s “Power Of Love Gala”

February 19, 2012 by  

Anthony Hopkins
On Saturday, Feb. 18, Keep Memory Alive’s 16th annual Power of Love Gala celebrated the life and legacy of “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali, while raising funds in support of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and the Muhammad Ali Center (Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com)

Sir Anthony Hopkins with his wife Stella Arroyave

Sir Anthony Hopkins with his wife Stella Arroyave

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Keep Memory Alive transformed the MGM Grand Garden Arena into a 70th birthday celebration for Ali designed to honor the boxing legend’s contribution to the world and raise awareness for Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, ALS, and Parkinson’s, the disease “The Champ” has been battling since 1984. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health’s work toward enhanced treatments and research of neurocognitive disorders and the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville, Ky.

Siegfried and Roy

Siegfried and Roy

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

The event featured live performances and heartfelt tributes from some of the world’s hottest entertainers and sports icons. ABC will televise the event nationally on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m. EST/ 4 p.m. PST.

Jim Brown

Jim Brown

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Brad Garrett and IsaBeall Quella

Brad Garrett and IsaBeall Quella

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Ken Norton

Ken Norton

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John Legend

John Legend

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Ken Jeong,right, and wife Tran Ho

Ken Jeong,right, and wife Tran Ho

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Ne-Yo

Ne-Yo

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Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford

Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford

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Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland

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Lenny Kravitz

Lenny Kravitz

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Rasheda Ali, daughter of Muhammad Ali

Rasheda Ali, daughter of Muhammad Ali

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Beach Boy Mike Love and wife Jacqueline Piesen

Beach Boy Mike Love and wife Jacqueline Piesen

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Joe Perry and wife Billie

Joe Perry and wife Billie

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James Gandolfini and wife Deborah Lin

James Gandolfini and wife Deborah Lin

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Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson

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Recording artist Common

Recording artist Common

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Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf

Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Sammy Hagar (R) and wife Kari Hagar

Sammy Hagar (R) and wife Kari Hagar

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

 Samuel L. Jacksonand his wife La Tanya Richardson Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson and his wife La Tanya Richardson Jackson

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

David Copperfield

David Copperfield

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin

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Steve Schirripa

Steve Schirripa

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Chris Isaak

Chris Isaak

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John Paul DeJoria

John Paul DeJoria

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Larry King

Larry King

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Tony Danza

Tony Danza

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

Franco Harris

Franco Harris

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Mary Hart

Mary Hart

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Emeril Lagasse and wife Alden

Emeril Lagasse and wife Alden

Photo: © Scott Harrison / RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com.

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