What was Malcolm X’s real name and when did he convert to Islam?

Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little to Earl and Louise Little in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1925, and was also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz.

Malcolm X was an African-American Muslim minister, public speaker, and human rights activist.

He was a courageous advocate for the rights of African Americans, and a man who was harsh on white America for its crimes against black Americans.

what was malcolm xs real name and when did he convert to islam

After his arrest in 1946, while in prison, Malcolm X converted to Islam.

After his parole in 1952, he became one of the Nation of Islam’s leaders and spokesmen for nearly a dozen years, and was often in the public eye.

He chose the “X” to represent the unknown names of his African ancestors.

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