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"Ricky D. Mitchell Zaid Shakir was born in May 1956 in Berkley, United States"
"Follows Traditional Sunni."
Full Name:Ricky D. Mitchell Zaid Shakir
Known By:Zaid Shakir
Gender:Male
Honorific:Shaykh
Born:May 1956 in Berkley, United States (age 60-61)
Nationality:American
Residence:Northern California, United States
Alive:Currently Present
Follows:Traditional Sunni
Sciences Studied:Arabic
Islamic law
Quranic studies
Spirituality
Non-Islamic Sciences Studied:International Relations
Political Science
Teachers:Abd al-Rahman al-Shaghouri
Mustafa Al-Turkmani
Institutions Studied:Rutgers University
Abu Nour
American University
Places Studied:New Jersey
Syria
Washington
Morocco
Ricky Daryl Mitchell was born in May 1956 in California. He comes from various roots including Irish, Native American and African. He was always interested in social change and justice. In 1977 he found Islam and shortly became the famous Zaid Shakir. The Imam has had a rich learning experience as he has studied under some of the great scholars who have immersed themselves in Tazkiyah. The places he studied in include New Jersey and Washington of United States. He has also been to Syria and Morocco which are known for their traditional teachings of Islam. The Imam has founded the Zaytuna Institute with Shaykh Hamza Yusuf.
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