|Real Name/Full Name||Louis Farrakhan|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Louis Farrakhan|
|Birth Place:||Bronx, New York, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||11 May 1933|
|Age/How Old:||89 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 186 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Percival Clark
Mother – Sarah Mae Manning.
|School:||English High School|
|College:||Wiston-Salem Teachers College|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Khadijah Farrakhan (m. 1953)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Donna Farrakhan Muhammad, Mustapha Farrakhan|
|Profession:||Religious Leader and political activist|
|Net Worth:||$6 Million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Louis Farrakhan is a personality known to be a religious leader and political activist who takes charge of the Nation of Islam. He has worked for many important positions and has even worked as the minister of Mosques in Boston and Harlem. It was Elijah Muhammad who appointed him as the head and the national representative of the NOI. He had been a significant contributor to the NOI group from the year 1981.
Well, how well do you know about Louis Farrakhan? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Louis Farrakhan’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Louis Farrakhan to date.
Biography and Early Life
Louis Farrakhan took birth in the City of The Bronx in New York. As of his family background is concerned, his parents were immigrants from Anglo Caribbean Islands. His father’s name was Percival Clark, and his mother’s name was Sarah Mae Manning.
As per an interview in which Louis revealed that his parents separated after their second child’s birth, he is unaware of who is his own father. It is Louis Walcott who is termed to be his second father. Louis was hugely interested in playing the violin during his childhood t. It was at the age of 12, during his childhood days, when he received his first violin.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Louis Farrakhan in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Louis Farrakhan’s age is 89 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 11 May 1933. Though, he is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 186 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.
Louis Farrakhan went on to complete his primary education at Boston Latin School, and due to the movement of his family members, he went on to complete his graduation from English High School. Later after completion of his graduation, he went on to study at Winston-Salem Teachers College. As of his records are concerned, it was during his days in college when he was able to earn back-to-back scholarships.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Louis Farrakhan has not provided the media with much information about his personal life. However, it is only known that it was during his college days when he went on to marry Betsy Ross, who later changed her name to Khadijah Farrakhan. Louis is a very caring husband, and it was only after his wife’s first pregnancy when he had to drop out from his primary days in college. It is also known that the couple was blessed with nine children. However, Louis has not informed the media much about his personal life. Research is still in progress to collect more information.
Is Louis Farrakhan Gay?
Louis Farrakhan is not gay. Although not much is known about his personal life, he has confirmed his sexual orientation to be straight.
Louis Farrakhan started his professional career by being a prominent musician from the year 1950. It was during the starting point of his career when he used to earn $500 a week, and by using that money, he was able to travel to many northeastern and mid-western regions of the United States. He has even gone on to produce many albums during 1953-54, and the name knew those albums of “THE CHARMER.”
However, it was in the year 1955, when he was performing in a show in Chicago, he got to know about all the facts that were provided by the teachings of NOI; it was his friend Rodney Smith who made him understand all the aspects and soon after he went on to be a registered Muslim to fulfill the requirements to be an NOI.
Louis Farrakhan has been a fantastic leader with some special awards to his name. Some of his awards are as follows :
- It was in the year 2005 when was named Person of the year Black Entertainment Television.
- He was even voted as the 5th most influential black leader in the year 2006 by AP-AOL.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Louis Farrakhan in 2023
As of 2023, The net worth of Louis Farrakhan is estimated to be around $6 Million. He has earned most of this money by being a remarkable singer at the beginning of his career and has also made some part of the money by being the leader at NOI.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Louis Farrakhan started his professional career as a musician, but he decided to join the group with his devotion to the NOI group.
Louis Farrakhan has been a remarkable leader over the years. Due to his affection towards the NOI group, he was allowed to serve as the NOI group’s header leader. He has even been known for his song album popularly over the years. No doubt it is because of the excellent leadership skills he has been such an integral part of the NOI group.