On May 1, 1971, the day after the Bucks won the NBA championship, he adopted the Muslim name Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Arabic: كريم عبد الجبار , Karīm Abd al- Jabbār), its translation roughly "generous/noble (Kareem), servant of (Abdul) the mighty/stern one (Jabbar) [i.e., of God]". He had converted to Islam while at UCLA ...
Martyrs' Day (Arabic: عيد الشهداء ) is a Syrian and Lebanese national holiday commemorating the Syrian and Lebanese nationalists executed in Damascus and Beirut on May 6, 1916 by Jamal Pasha, also known as 'Al Jazzar' or 'The Butcher', the Ottoman wāli of Greater Syria. They were executed in both the Marjeh Square ...
At 3:55 am on December 9, 1981, in Philadelphia, close to the intersection at 13th and Locust streets, Philadelphia Police Department officer Daniel Faulkner conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle belonging to and driven by William Cook, Abu-Jamal's younger brother. Faulkner and Cook became engaged in a physical ...
Aug 7, 2017 ... Officers responded about 7:30 p.m. to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of University Boulevard and Veterans Memorial Parkway, said Lt. Teena Richardson. Once on the scene, officers found the driver of one of the vehicles - a white male possibly in his early 20s - had been ejected from his vehicle.
The Rasheeds started Jiu Jitsu at a young age. Kareem was 14 while Abdullah was 12 years old. After few years, Samy Aljamal arrived in the city with the objective of giving and establishing a team for competition. At that time the Rasheeds were on and off training as they were focusing on having good marks in school.
Nov 30, 2017 ... The 70-year-old Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and 20-year-old Jamal Murray are separated by generations but share the same competitive muse: Bruce Lee, "The Little Dragon." ... In Abdul-Jabbar's newest book for young readers, Becoming Kareem, he remembers how both of his mentors paralleled each other.
Apr 27, 2017 ... Former NBA center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Learn had a record-breaking career, having won the most MVP titles by his 1989 retirement. Learn more at Biography. com.
Nov 15, 2013 ... No Opinion. Ex parte Kareem Al Jamal Young. PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO. THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS (In re: Kareem Al Jamal Young v. State of Alabama) (Tuscaloosa Circuit Court: CC-07-549.70; CC-08- 37.70;. CC-08-1548.70; CC-09-345.70; Criminal Appeals : CR-11-1497).
Jul 6, 2017 ... Abdul Kareem demonstrated his influence -- and mutual respect -- when a British woman named Shukee Begum traveled to ISIS-controlled territory to reunite with her jihadist husband, Jamal al-Harith, who had been released from Guantanamo Bay after intensive lobbying by the British government.