Best Answer
User Avatar

Wiki User

9y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What athlete converted to Islam under the tutelage of the Honarble Elijah Muhammad and refused to fight in the Vietnam War?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

This athlete converted to islan under the tutelage of the honorable Elijah muhammed and refused to fight in the Vietnam war?

Muhammad Ali the boxer

What did Muhammad Ali say about Vietnam?

"No VC ever called me a N-----"

What are facts why Muhammad Ali is so famous?

First man to win the heavyweight title three times Fastest heavyweight in history Refused to submit to the (Vietnam) draft Converted to Islam, when little was known about it in the western world Outspokenness

What was Muhammad Ali's stance on the Vietnam Was?

He was against it, saying: "No Viet Cong ever called me 'nigger".

What Muhammad Ali fought for the most in his career?

Going to Vietnam to murder people he had no argument with His LIFE

Who was in control of Vietnam during the Cold war?

There was no ONE party in control of Vietnam. Initially it was North and South Vietnam. But after the U.S. and the Soviet Union had left, South Vietnam was converted to communism and a treaty of sorts was created, unifying North and South Vietnam into one country.

What did Muhammad Ali do to go against the Vietnam war?

To go against the Vietname War, Muhammad Ali and applied for Conscientious Objector exemption status from the draft, claiming status as a religious minister.

What is a spectre?

The AC-130 Spectre was a converted C-130 Hercules transport plane used in Vietnam as an aerial gunship.

What effect did the Gulf of Tonkin resolution have on the Vietnamese conflict?

Converted the guerrilla war in Vietnam into a conventional one; and started open warfare between North Vietnam & America.

What is the significance of Muhammad Ali's refusal to be drafted into the US army in 1967?

He said that being drafted and fighting in the Vietnam war was against Islam.

What was Muhammad Ali's obstacles?

He felt extreme animocity towards him when he refused to serve in the Vietnam War. Many people refused to consider him American, sadly, when he changed his name from Cassius clay to Muhammad Ali. However, much of that has subsided now as we realize the corruption associated with the Vietnam war and the courage he showed in faithfully following his religion.

Why did Muhammad Ali refuse to go to the military?

Muhammad Ali was drafted in 1967, which meant he would have been inducted into the Army unless he enlisted in the Marine Corps, Navy, or Air Force prior to his induction date. He did not, and in fact declared "I don't have no quarrel with those VietCongs."