Khabib Nurmagomedov - UFC Fighter - Famous Bearded Men

Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov was born on 20th September 1988 in Sildi village, Dagestan in Russia. He is the 2nd born in a family of 3 children. He is a devout Sunni Muslim and neither does he smoke nor drink. He also does not fight during Ramadan. Khabib strictly observes all the basic commandments of the Quran. Every once in a...

Nicolas Anelka - International Soccer Player

Nicolas Anelka is a former soccer player who played as a forward. A French native, the forward is famous for his eye for goal having scored and assisted plenty of goals in his career for both club and country. He played for the France National team as well as many football clubs in his career. Anelka is married to Barbara...

Victor Hugo - Famous Bearded Men

Victor Hugo (1802 – 1885) Well-known Poet, Novelist, and Playwright  Victor Hugo is a renowned poet of French origin, well known for his romantic poetry and novels. In France, he was predominantly referred to as the poet and as a novelist in English speaking countries. During his time, he was regarded as one of the best French romantic poets and...

Leon Ford: A Story of Triumph of the Man Who Survived Police Brutality - Famous Bearded Men

Many have not heard of this young, ordinary man but Leon Ford’s life goes beyond extraordinary after a tragic incident that forever changed not only his life but also the lives of many. Leon Ford encompasses the black American experience, the tough struggle to ensure that everyone sees a human being as equal, and he is the epitome of everything...

Ibn al-Haytham: The First Modern Scientist - Famous Bearded Men

A lot of people are surprised to find out that it is not Isaac Newton, Aristotle or Galileo who is the father of modern scientific method. The use of scientific experiments originated from the Islamic World and not the Western one. Thousands of years ago, Ibn al-Haytham, an Arab scientist, backed theory with own experiments.  Who is Ibn al-Haytham الحسن بن الهيث (Alhazen)? Ibn...

Ismail al-Jazari: A Mechanical Genius & Father of Robotic - Famous Bearded Men

Ismail al-Jazari (1136-1206) was the most impressive mechanical engineer of 12th century. He was working for many years as a mechanical engineer for all the kings, and he wrote a book in arabic which included many theoretical as well as practical mechanics. This book is considered until today a unique transcript with various unique devices and all of its details. The...

Ibn Ali Miller -Peacemaker - Famous Bearded Men

In a video that has been viewed over 28 million times, Ibn Ali Miller, an American Muslim has been deemed a role model and peacemaker Ibn Ali Miller, 26, an American Muslim from Atlantic City, has been deemed a role model and peacemaker since the release of a video showing him putting an end to a fight between two young men.  Filmed by a...

Malcolm X "el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz" - Famous Bearded Men

Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little and later also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz (Arabic: الحاجّ مالك الشباز‎‎), was an African-American minister as well as a very active human rights protector. He was born back on the 19th of May in 1925 and was assassinated back in 1965 on the 21st of February. Early Life Malcolm little was born in Omaha in the...

Abbas ibn Firnas "The First Aviator" - Famous Bearded Men

Now, it’s true that we have dreamed of flying through the air ever since we managed to learn how to walk. History is absolutely filled with people and legends who have attempted to conquer the skies. Chinese people were flying kites around the 5th Century BCE. However, the fist successful human attempt was accomplished back in 875 CE by Abbas...