Khalid Abdul Muhammad

Khalid Abdul Muhammad

Born: January 12, 1948

Died: February 17, 2001



Biography: Khalid Abdul Muhammad was an African American activist who came to prominence as the National Assistant to Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam. After a 1993 speech at Kean College Muhammad was condemned and removed from his position in the Nation of Islam by Louis Farrakhan. He was also censured by the United States House of Representatives.

Source/Notes: Speech at Columbia University, quoted in Chicago Sun-Times (30 January 1994) Some like Muhammad's Boldness