Popular celebrities who changed Their religion


The popular actress of 90’s, Mamta Kulkrani embraced Islam when she was found guilty in a smuggling case with her husband in Dubai airport.

The well known player of Pakistan cricket team formerly popular as Yusuf Youhana also embraced Islam and became Muhammad Yousuf. He converted to Islam in 2005 and since then he is a practicing Muslim.

The world famous heavy weight and boxing champion Muhammad Ali was earlier known as Cassius Clay before converting to Islam.

Oscar winner A.R Rahman aka Allah Rakha Rahman was born a Hindu with A.S Dilip Kumar as his name. But in 1984, he converted in Islam.

American boxer Mike Tyson also converted to Islam.

Hollywood’s famous comedian, Dave Chappelle embraced Islam by declaring his belief in Allah in Media.

Indian singer Han Raj Hans also converted to Islam.

Pop king, Michael Jackson pledged to Islam and changed his name from Michael to Mikaael in Los Angeles at his friend’s residence in the presence of an Imam. His sister Janet Jackson also converted to Islam after marrying a Qatar based businessman.