Jackson, Denzel Washington, Clint Eastwood, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise, Britney Spears, Magic Johnson, Alec Baldwin, Ben Affleck, Dwayne вЂњThe RockвЂќ Johnson and Donald Trump to MemphisвЂ”a blue-collar town that hadnвЂ™t seen that sort of celebrity energy since Elvis Presley lived in the advantage city.
вЂњThe whole damn world arrived right right here,вЂќ adds Calkins, whom covered the battle when it comes to Commercial Appeal. вЂњThere had been parades down Beale Street. You couldnвЂ™t get anywhere without bumping into a celebrity. The whole world stopped for a heavyweight championship battle, specially when it absolutely was Lennox Lewis, this gentleman champ up against the fearsome Mike Tyson.вЂќ