15 Celebrities You Had No Idea Were Muslim

We certainly love to gossip about the personal lives of our favorite celebrities. We love to hear stories about celebrities getting engaged, married, or divorced. We even weave some of these stories around some rumors and believe them. However, seldom do we bother to find out about the religious affiliation of our favorite stars.

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Perhaps this is because people are not always outspoken about their religions, or because we don’t think that someone’s religious convictions matter much. But what would you think if you discovered that your favorite Hollywood or sports star were Muslim? Would it affect your admiration of them? Hopefully not, but indeed, people are often surprised to find out that quite a few celebrities are, in fact, Muslim in Hollywood. So here are 12 of the most famous figures who are Muslim, much to your bewilderment.