Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais
Born: February 10, 1960
Biography: Abdul Rahman Ibn Abdul Aziz as-Sudais is the imam of the Grand mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, and the Islamic Personality Of the Year 2005. He is known world wide primarily for his characteristic voice and for his emotional recitation of the Quran in accordance with Tajweed. He has also called for peaceful inter-faith dialogue.