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Don King

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Newfield, Jack. Only in America: The Life and Crimes of Don King. New York: Knopf, 1993.


"Don King Trying to Resurrect the Heavies." Washington Times (September 14, 2002): C1.

Hauser, Thomas. "Corner Man." Nation (August 28, 1995): 189.

"The King's Reign." Sports Illustrated (July 14, 1997): 15.

Kirshenbaum, Jerry. "They Said It." Sports Illustrated (October 15, 1984): 26.

Llosa, Luis Fernando. "Inside Boxing." Sports Illustrated (May 21, 2001): 74.

"Main Event: Tyson-King." Sports Illustrated (March 16, 1998): 16.

Raab, Scott. "The Last Boxing Story." Esquire (August 1998): 94.

Reilly, Rick. "Your Hair-raising Gall: Nice Try, Don King, but You Can't Steal Buster Douglas's Title." Sports Illustrated (February 19, 1990): 90.

Steptoe, Sonja. "Tyson's Trials." Sports Illustrated (May 18, 1992): 13.

Wulf, Steve. "A Win by Split Decision: Thanks to a Hung Jury, Boxing Promoter Don King Ducks Under Federal Charges of Insurance Fraud." Time (November 27, 1995): 83.

Ziegel, Vic. "The King of Boxing: How Did Don King Get to Promote Michael Jackson? You'll See." Rolling Stone (January 19, 1984): 13.

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Famous Sports StarsBoxingDon King Biography - Early Years, A Prison Education, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments, The Promoter, Rumble In The Jungle