List of Baháʼís

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The following list sets down the name of each member of the Baháʼí Faith who is the subject of a Wikipedia article. For another index of individual Baháʼís with Wikipedia articles, see Category:Bahá'ís by nationality.

Central figures[edit]

Other lists[edit]

Family of Baháʼu'lláh[edit]

Royalty[edit]

Artists[edit]

Bands[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Broadcasters[edit]

Filmmakers[edit]

Actors[edit]

Architects[edit]

Writers[edit]

Other artists[edit]

Athletes[edit]

  • Nelson Évora[67] - Portuguese Olympic gold medal (Beijing, 2008) and gold medal recipient for the 2007 Athletics World Championship in Osaka, Japan in Triple Jump
  • Cathy Freeman - Australian Olympic gold medal-winning runner
  • Khalil Greene[68] - shortstop for the Texas Rangers
  • David Krummenacker[69] - Track & Field World Champion in 800m in 2003, NCAA Champion (Georgia Tech) 1997, 1998
  • Pellom McDaniels - NFL Defensive End for the Kansas City Chiefs, Atlanta Falcons, Birmingham Fire (1991-2000)
  • Luke McPharlin[70] - Australian footballer for the Fremantle Dockers
  • Ramak Safi - Iranian footballer (soccer) who plays for the Jacksonville Armada in the NASL

Business[edit]

Scholarly[edit]

Educators[edit]

Journalism[edit]

  • Robert Sengstacke Abbott[81] - lawyer and newspaper publisher, one of the first self-made African American millionaires of the United States.

Public service[edit]

  • David Kelly[82] - former employee of the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD)
  • Dorothy Wright Nelson - Senior Judge on the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals; former dean, University of Southern California Gould School of Law
  • Jacqueline Left Hand Bull[83] - Indian Health care policy administrator
  • Layli Miller-Muro[84] - Executive Director of the Tahirih Justice Center
  • Payam Akhavan - prosecutor for United Nations tribunals and law professor
  • Robert B. Powers - prominent police officer in the history of California during which he co-established one of the earliest training programs for police in matters of race relations.

Scholars (of Baháʼí history, Baháʼí theology, apologetics, etc.)[edit]

  • Udo Schaefer - A German lawyer and prolific author, specialising in Baháʼí apologetics and theology, notably ethics.
  • Moojan Momen - historian specializing in Baháʼí history and theology
  • Peter Smith - historian and sociologist, author of a much-cited academic study of Baháʼí history, The Babi and Bahaʼi Religions: From Messianic Shiʻism to a World Religion.[85]
  • Franklin Lewis - author and translator in Iranian studies, who has also published literary analyses of the works of the Báb and Baháʼu'lláh.
  • Robert Stockman - historian, theologian, apologist and biographer, noted especially for works on the Baháʼí community in North America.

Scientist[edit]

  • Dr. Ron McNair - physicist and astronaut; died on the space shuttle Challenger in 1986[86]

Others[edit]

References[edit]

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