Farrah Gray

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Farrah Gray (born Farrakhan Khalid Muhammad)[1] (Born September 9, 1984) is an American businessman, investor, author, columnist, and motivational speaker.

Gray was raised on Chicago's South side. He began his entrepreneurial career at the age of six selling homemade lotion and hand-painted rocks door-to-door.

Gray is the son of the late black nationalist leader Khalid Abdul Muhammad.[2]

Honors[edit]

  • Honorary Doctorate degree of Humane Letters from Allen University, 2006[3]
  • The Network Journal Under-Forty Class Award (2008)[4]
  • The Urban Business Roundtable's Top 40 Game-Changers (2010)[5]
  • Famous Black Entrepreneurs list (#5)[6]
  • Trumpet Award (2010)[7]

Books[edit]

Title Co-authors Year Publisher ISBN
Reallionaire: Nine Steps of Becoming Rich on the Inside Out Fran Harris 2005 HCI ISBN 0-7573-0224-6 / ISBN 978-0-7573-0224-4
Get Real, Get Rich 2007 Dutton ISBN 0-525-95044-3 / ISBN 978-0-525-95044-8
The Truth Shall Make You Rich: The New Road Map to Radical Prosperity 2009 Plume ISBN 0-452-29017-1 / ISBN 978-0-452-29017-4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Associated Press. Former Nation of Islam Aide Hurt in Assassination Attempt, The Spokesman-Review, May 30, 1994
  2. ^ "Farrah Gray Talks About His Relationship With His Father Khallid Muhammad" (Press release). PRLog.com. November 11, 2012.
  3. ^ Goldstein, Madeline. "21 Year Old Farrah Gray, the Youngest Person Conferred an Honorary Doctorate in HBCU History". Business Wire. Retrieved 11 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Farrah Gray | The Network Journal". Tnj.com. Archived from the original on 2012-07-12. Retrieved 2012-07-17.
  5. ^ "Ariel Investments, UBR Radio Show Fetes "Game Changers"". Black Enterprise. 2010-08-08. Retrieved 2012-07-17.
  6. ^ "Famous Black Entrepreneurs | Let's Stay Together | Shows". BET. Archived from the original on 2013-06-06. Retrieved 2012-07-17.
  7. ^ "Previous Honorees". Trumpetfoundation.org. Retrieved 2012-07-17.

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