Muhammad is best known as a Muslim prophet who received revelations from God through the angel Gabriel. The prophecies were revealed to Muhammad over a period of 23 years and are known as the Quran. His greatest achievem... More »

Muhammad Ali became famous by taunting his opponents and bragging about his own abilities, which eventually gained him a title fight against heavyweight champion Sonny Liston in 1964, according to About.com. Ali, known a... More »

Muhammad Ali is famous for his boxing prowess, being the first winner of three heavyweight boxing titles in professional boxing. Ali also won both the Golden Gloves title and an Olympic gold medal between 1959 and 1960. ... More »

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Although the Muslim religion discourages the creation of images of Muhammad, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City offers a lesson plan about the prophet along with some illustrations on its website. Controvers... More »

The religion of Islam began in the 7th century when the prophet Muhammad received revelations from God and wrote them down in a book that would come to be called the Qur'an. Muhammad began teaching what he had learned fr... More »

Islam was founded in 622 A.D. Muhammad was 40 years of age when he learned from the angel Gabriel that he was God's prophet. More »

The Prophet Muhammad was believed by many Muslims to be a prophet and messenger of God. He was born in the year 570 in the city of Mecca. He is seen by Muslims as the last prophet sent by God to humanity. Muslims conside... More »