With the widespread use of the internet and social media, we can easily learn about what’s happening all around the world. Thanks to this convenience, we not only witness unfortunate and unpleasant events but also hear heartwarming news that fills us with happiness. In recent years, one of these heartwarming stories is about people who embrace Islam and convert to being Muslim. Particularly, when such news comes from internationally recognized figures, it brings joy to the hearts of Muslims. Recently, the American professional mixed martial artist Kevin Lee announced his conversion to Islam, adding yet another positive story to this growing trend.
A Brief Biography
Kevin Lee was born in 1992 in the state of Michigan, USA. From a young age, he had a passion for sports. He started with basketball but shifted his focus to wrestling during high school. Lee excelled in wrestling, and as he considered his future, he decided to venture into the world of mixed martial arts (MMA). He pursued his career in MMA, taking part in significant matches in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the world’s largest MMA organization. He is currently competing as an MMA fighter in the Eagle FC organization.
Kevin Lee’s Journey to Islam
In a recent interview, Kevin Lee publicly announced his acceptance of Islam and conversion to being a Muslim. Later on, through his Twitter account, he revealed that he had embraced Islam in October 2021, though he was only sharing this news with the public now. Lee mentioned that he received an overwhelming amount of support and love after sharing his conversion story, and he expressed that he felt this affection.
Choosing to become a Muslim in the world of fame and entertainment, Kevin Lee shared his emotions by saying, “Allah always has a plan, and I am grateful to be on the right path.” We congratulate Kevin Lee and wish him a lifetime full of the excitement of embracing faith.
Allah always has a plan, and I am grateful to be on the right path.
To read the original article in Turkish: Kevin Lee İslam’la Tanıştı – Bi’dünya Haber (bidunyahaber.org)