English Muslim Converts. Here is the list of those famous English personalities who converted to Islam! They belonged to different religions and professions but willingly sacrificed everything just for the sake of Islam. theyr surely are some of the most inspiring people on Earth.
International celebrities Converted to Islam
#30 – Mike Tyson
The famous, world class boxer, known for his unique and skillful endeavors recently transformed his ethics to Islam.
#29 – Dave Chappelle
Chappelle happens to be one of those converts to Islam, who surely went an extra mile. He converted to Islam in about 1998 and even planned a trip for Hajj. But unfortunately, it was heard that Saudi Arabia did not grant him a visa.
#28 – Jemima Khan
Jemina Khan, a former British model, is also a convert to Islam, and she converted just a few months following her marriage with Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan.
Despite the fact, that her heritage is a pure Jewish, she maintained her loyalty and devotion to her new religion and ethics.
#27 – Thomas Abercrombie
Abercrombie, who was an excellent photographer and writer for the National Geographic, recently sparked popularity for his conversion to Islam.
He also happens to be the first Western journalist who covered the Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, in his brilliant article “Beyond the sands of Mecca” that he published in 1966.
His coolest photo shot:
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#26 – Jermaine Jackson
One of the members of the Jackson 5. His conversion is not exactly much debatable or controversial.
#25 – Shaquille O’Neal
His conversion was not much of an astonishment for the athlete’s fans, as his middle name Rashaun translates to – little warrior, in Arabic.
Just in time, he eventually publicized his conversion in 2010 on his YouTube fan page.
#24 – Kareem Abdul Jabbar
Jabbar, who’s probably one of the best basketball players in the history, also put in all of his effort into making his conversion meaningful. He went to Saudi and Lebanon, to know more about the Islamic culture.
#23 – O’Shea Jackson
You must know him as the rapper of gangster genre music and yes, he also happens to be one of the most famous converts in media right now.
#22 – Busta Rhymes
Another rapper, who left a mark with his Islamic conversion act.
#21 – Janet Jackson
#20 – Jennifer Grout
She won so many Muslim hearts with her catchy classics like “Arab’s got talent” and also transformed her faith to the Islamic Arab culture.
#19 – Mikal Safiullah
Safiullah who happens to be Brooklyn’s finest hip-hop artists recently revealed his newly transformed ethnicity of Islam with his new releasing singles like: Hajji, Before Mecca, etc.
#18 – Craig Hodges
A Basketball star who is recognized for his political activism, his excellent sporting career and yes, you guessed it quite right – his contribution to Islam and Muslims. He’s also done a lot of welfare work for the minorities in the US.
#17 – Lewis Michael
#16 – Ellyn Burstyn
#15 – Calvin Broadus
#14 – Steven Demetre
#13 – Mohammad Ali
#12 – Felixia Yeap
#11 – Liam Neeson
#10 – Shaheed Akbar (Jacka Rapper)
#9 – Nicolas Anelka
#8 – Hassan Hamin Assad
#7 – B.G Knocc Out
#6 – Robert Bell
#5 – Abdullah Buhaina
#4 – Celestino Caballero
#3 – Imam Zaid Shakir
#2 – Sharmeela Tagore
#1 – Chuck D