The person makes the name...not the opposite.
Over a lifetime of travel, meeting and observing people, two happened to be Muslims from America...Muhammad Ali and Kareem Abdul Jabbar.
In particular was Muhammad Ali, whose conversion changed the world's outlook on what was just another Negro jock and the same could be said of Kareem Abdul Jabbar.
Nevertheless, this clip shows the depth of sincerity for his belief...
America's First Italian-American President? Could happen...
Chapter 8...Leaving Muhammad's Movement http://theroanoketribune.com/rich_text_11.html