Rubin Carter Photo Gallery: Former middleweight contender Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, dropped by Muhammad Ali's hotel suite, to thank the heavyweight champ for his efforts in getting Carter a new trial. 1976
‘Hurricane’: For Bob Dylan, Rubin Carter fight was personal
‘Hurricane’: For Bob Dylan, Rubin Carter fight was personal. Dylan took up the cause of Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, playing the song constantly during his Rolling Thunder tour in 1975. But it was almost a decade before Federal Judge H. Lee Sarokin finally set Carter free — making almost the same argument as Dylan.
Rubin Carter Photo Gallery: A jubilant Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter displays his brute strength as he shows the hand he sued to knock Emile Griffith through the ropes for a T-KO in 2 min. and 13 seconds of the first round. 1963