List of Arab Americans

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This is a list of Arab Americans. It includes prominent Arab American individuals from various fields, such as business, science, entertainment, sports and fine arts.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy Biographical Data on Imad-ad-Dean Ahmad
  2. ^ Minaret.org staff description.
  3. ^ Elias James Corey – Autobiography
  4. ^ "A CONVERSATION WITH/NAWAL NOUR; A Life Devoted to Stopping The Suffering of Mutilation", The New York Times, Claudia Dreifus, July 11, 2000
  5. ^ [1] "The Lebanese American University honored Michael E. DeBakey..." [2] "His parents were Lebanese immigrants Raheehja DeBakey and Shaker Morris"
  6. ^ "AU Sociology Professor Samih K. Farsoun Dies". The Washington Post. June 14, 2005. Retrieved May 8, 2010. 
  7. ^ Geophysicists – Michel T. Halbouty
  8. ^ Michel T. Halbouty; oilman of legend; 95 | The San Diego Union-Tribune
  9. ^ Michel T. Halbouty
  10. ^ Sheridan, Mary Beth, "Leader Named at Mosque; Falls Church Site Selects Activist," Washington Post, June 11, 2005, accessed November 7, 2009
  11. ^ US Dept of State – Arab Americans and the 2004 U.S. Elections
  12. ^ "New York Celebrity Gossip, Pictures and Entertainment News – NY Daily News". Daily News (New York). October 17, 2010. 
  13. ^ Lycos Movies – Celebrity – Mario Kassar
  14. ^ http://www.horatioalger.org/members/member_info.cfm?memberid=MAC03
  15. ^ [3]
  16. ^ "One to watch". Archived from the original on 2004-09-10. 
  17. ^ http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0908727.html
  18. ^ Dick Dale Biography on Yahoo! Music
  19. ^ Dewan[4] "I had a small role as Devi, the daughter of a Sikh-American – I’m half-Lebanese as it is."
  20. ^ [5] "The half-Syrian, half-Lebanese actress..."
  21. ^ [6] "The Lebanese son of a Toledo grocer received a "Star" on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1985."
  22. ^ The Institute for Middle East Understanding (18 October 2010). "Palestinian Americans – Remi Kanazi: Poet and teacher". imeu.net. Retrieved 15 November 2011. 
  23. ^ Casey Kasem Biography – Yahoo! Movies
  24. ^ Tiny Tim Biography
  25. ^ GopherCentral Archives
  26. ^ Wentworth Miller on being a racial spy at We’ve moved to www.racialicious.com – update your bookmarks!
  27. ^ Kathy Najimy – Biography – Official Site – kathynajimy.com
  28. ^ Noory[7] "One more point of commonality – both Farah and Noory are Lebanese"
  29. ^ BBC – BBC Storyville – Control Room: Jehane Noujaim Interview
  30. ^ "CNN.com". CNN. Retrieved May 8, 2010. 
  31. ^ Naomi Shihab Nye ★ Steven Barclay Agency
  32. ^ Shalhoub[8] "Tony Shalhoub, who is Lebanese..."
  33. ^ Danny Thomas Biography – Yahoo! Movies
  34. ^ Zappa[9] "My ancestry is Sicilian, Greek, Arab and French. My mother's mother was French and Sicilian, and her Dad was Italian (from Naples). She was first generation. The Greek-Arab side is from my Dad..."
  35. ^ American Chronicle | An Interview with James Abourezk, the First Arab American to Serve in the U.S. Senate
  36. ^ Hammeke, Joe (2004). "Omar Hassan – The Thrasher Interview". Thrasher Magazine. Retrieved February 2008. [dead link]
  37. ^ How the Arab Civilization Has Changed Your Life (by Sherri Muzher) – Media Monitors Network
  38. ^ Saudi Aramco World : Calling Helen Thomas
  39. ^ Abboud[10] "Lebanese Abboud was the first designer to win the CFDA award as Best Menswear Designer two years in a row"
  40. ^ http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/zaida/introduction/index.html
  41. ^ Police: Tampa pilot voiced support for bin Laden January 7, 2002
  42. ^ said Bishara, his last name is Syrian, and his father came to the United States in the first half of the 20th century from that country
  43. ^ Lightner[11] "The press would never print that I was an Arab-American. So, when I started doing live media, I'd bring it up."
  44. ^ "US activist found guilty of not disclosing conviction in fatal Jerusalem bombing". The Guardian. 
  45. ^ "Palestinian activist convicted of immigration fraud in Detroit". Reuters. 

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