Originally Posted by D4thincarnation
Iron Mike by far. Never knew who Jordan was till about 10 years later and that was only due to Nike.
People who didn't know about boxing knew Mike Tyson.
I'm sure if you took a sample from around the world you'd find tyson to be the more famous. In america I can understand jordan being more well known. Basketball is just less of an international sport and tyson was a freak in terms of his popularity.