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Chicago Sun Times: IMAM WARITH DEEN MOHAMMED | 1933-2008 'IMAM OF AMERICA' | Leader Praised for Integrity, Humility

One of America's most revered religious leaders died Tuesday in the south suburbs.According to the Cook County medical examiner's office, 74-year-old Imam Warith Deen Mohammed, longtime leader of the millions-strong American Society of Muslims, was pronounced dead shortly after noon.

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CNN Blogs Anderson Cooper 360: Farewell, America’s Imam

The American Muslim community mourns the passing of a historic figure who was crucial in the development of Muslim life in America. The Honorable Imam Warith Deen Mohammed was an African-American Muslim spiritual leader, reformer, educator, civil rights advocate, interfaith activist, and an international goodwill ambassador.

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