9 Famous Celebrities Who Converted Into Islam
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There are some of your favorite celebrities who chose Islam as their way of life. Explore the list.
1. Janet Jackson
Recently, 50-years old Janet Jackson captured with her Qatari-born, London-based billionaire Muslim husband, Wissam Al Mana. The younger sister of Michael Jackson, known for her bold avatars was full-covered in a veiled tunic.
Janet added, "I feel like I've found a new home, a new religion, and I've spent a good time in studying it."
2. Mike Tyson
While Mike Tyson was in jail for rape charges, he is known to have accepted Islam as the way of life. The most feared and fierce boxer of his time is now an Islam follower.
3. Muhammad Ali
Olympic medalist and champion boxer, Muhammad Ali was born Christian. His birth name is Cassius Clay. At the age of 20, in 1962, Muhammad Ali met human right activist and an African-American Muslim Malcolm X, who was then fighting for the rights of the African American community. Inspired by him, Cassius soon converted to Islam under Malcolm X's mentorship and started following Sufism practices.
4. A.R. Rahman
Indian music sensation, a star composer/singer/songwriter was born, in a Hindu household, as Dileep Kumar. His mother was inspired by Sufism and belonged to a Muslim family before her marriage. Rahman was born Hindu.
5. Sharmila Tagore
Born Hindu, actress Sharmila Tagore converted to Islam when she fell in love with Muslim cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi. In 1969, she changed her beliefs to marry the same Muslim cricketer.
6. Dharmendra & Hema Malini
Dharmendra fell in love with Hema Malini while shooting for Sholay in the year 1975. Dharmendra, who was already married to Parkash Kaur, was not able to marry Hema because of Hindu religion and regulations. Both of them decided to get converted to Islam, and in the year 1979, they got married. Hema changed her name to Aisha Bi R. Chakravarty, and Dharmendra changed his name to Dilawar Khan Kewal Krishn.
7. Amrita Singh
Amrita Singh was born to a Sikh-Muslim family, and since birth, she had followed Sikhism as religion. Amrita's Bollywood career started in the year 1983 with the movie Betaab. Amrita then went on to marry the son of a famous cricketer, Mansoor Ali Khan, who was also a Bollywood actor by profession, Saif Ali Khan.
Just before getting married to Saif, Amrita changed her religion to Islam. After 13-years of marriage, Saif divorced Amrita to marry Kareena Kapoor. Kareena reportedly didn't convert to Muslim for marrying Saif. Huh! Interesting?
8. Mamta Kulkarni
Actress from 1990's working in Bollywood and paired with some of the big names of the industry. She even played role in some of the TV serials and in 2013 she married to Vicky Goswami and after marrying him she converted into Muslim.
9. Ayesha Takia Azmi
In March 2009, Ayesha Takia married her boyfriend Farhan Azmi, a restaurateur in a nikah ceremony. Ayesha Takia Azmi has never spoken openly on her conversion or its non-happening. Islam seems to be famous among the celebrities. Isn't it?
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