Omar Suleiman – Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Social Media Accounts, Net Worth, Family, Hobbies, Interesting Facts, And More

Aqsa Mehboob

Omar Suleiman

Omar Suleiman is an American Islamic Scholar, public speaker, and writer. Further, he is a civil rights activist and president of the Yakeen Institute for Islamic Research. In addition, he is providing his services as an Adjunct Professor at Southern Methodist University and as a Resident Scholar at Valley Ranch Islamic Center.

Let’s know more about Shaikh Omar.


Omar Suleiman opened his eyes to a Muslim family on June 3, 1986. His birthplace is New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Shaikh Omar got both traditional Islamic education and science as well. He has a double bachelor, one in Accounting from the University of New Orleans in 2009. Next, he moved to Southern New Hampshire University for his master’s degree in Political History. Further, he earned a doctorate in Islamic thought and civilization at the International Islamic University Malaysia in 2020.

Omar Suleiman bio

Social Media Accounts

Shaikh Suleiman has a million followers. His notable work in media is his Inspiration Series, weekly Quran series, and Hadith of the Day. Further details about social media accounts are given below.

Instagram 2 M Followers
Twitter  856.3k Followers
Facebook2.7 M followers
Youtube76.7k Subscribers
LinkedIn3k followers
TikTok286.7k followers
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Of course, you want to know about Shaikh Omar`s Wiki. So, here it is listed below.

NameOmar Suleiman
Date of Birth June 3, 1986
Age (as of 2023)37
BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, United State
Hometown New Orleans, Louisiana, United State
College/ UniversityUniversity of New Orleans
Southern New Hampshire University
International Islamic University Malaysia
EducationBachelor’s in Accounting
Master’s in Islamic Political History
PhD in Islamic Thoughts and Civilization
Marital StatusMarried
WifeUpdate Soon
Hobbies Books Reading
Helping Poor
Public Speaking
Profession Motivational Speaker
Islamic Scholar
American Writer
Net Worthup to $4 million
Omar Suleiman wiki

Physical Appearance

Shaikh Omar has black hair and dark brown eyes like Mufti Menk. Interestingly, he has an ideal height of 6 feet and 55 inches.

Height 6′ 5″
Weight  82
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Omar Suleiman physical appearance


Shaikh Suleiman was born into a Muslim family in 1986. His ancestors were originally from Palestine, but his parents lived in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Dr. Omar does not disclose anything regarding his family on social media.

Father Update Soon
Mother Update Soon
BrotherUpdate Soon
Sister Update Soon
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Dr. Omar married a Muslim, honorable, and generous woman. The couple has three children: a son Abdullah Ibn Omar and two daughters, Khadijah Suleiman and May Suleiman. He holds high regard for his wife.

WifeUpdate Soon
SonAbdullah Ibn Omar
DaughterMay Suleiman
Khadijah Suleiman
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Shaikh Omar stepped into his career by serving his hometown, New Orleans. He has provided his services for six years as Imam of the Jefferson Muslim Association. In addition, he co-founded the East Jefferson Interfaith Clergy Association in 2010.
In 2013, he shifted to Dallas and began his journey as a resident scholar at the Valley Ranch Islamic Center.
Further, he has been an adjunct professor at Southern Methodist University for Islamic Studies since 2016. He has also been president of the Yakeen Institute for Islamic Research since 2016.

Omar Suleiman Career

Net Worth

Respected Shaikh has a net worth of almost $4 million. He always shows gratitude for his blessings.

Omar Suleiman net worth


Dr. Omar`s favorite things will be updated soon.

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In 2010, Shaikh Omar was awarded for his civic achievements, such as the foundation of the East Jefferson Interfaith Clergy Association, by the Mayor and City Council of New Orleans. Further, his organization, Faith Forward Dallas, was awarded as a peacemaker organization in December 2017.

Civic Achievement2010
Peacemaker Organization2017
Omar Suleiman awards


For sure, you want to know about Mr. Omar’s work. Let’s give them a read.

  • Mr. Omar is president of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research.
  • He is a professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University.
  • Further, he is providing services as a resident scholar at the Valley Ranch Islamic Center.
  • Interestingly, he is also co-chair of Faith Forward Dallas.
  • In addition, Sir Omar is a writer.

Books by Omar Suleiman

He is not only a great speaker but also a brilliant Islamic writer. There are some of his writings listed below:

  • Allah Loves
  • Prayers of the Pious
  • Angels in Your Presence
  • Meeting Muhammad
  • Repentance: Breaking the Habit of Sin
  • 40 on Justice: The Prophetic Voice on Social Reform
  • Islam and the Abortion Debate
  • For Those Left Behind: Guidance on Death and Grieving
  • Judgment Day: Deeds That Light The Way
  • Qur`an 30 for 30: Judgment Day Edition
  • Wings of Faith: Patience and Gratitude

Omar Suleiman Books


Islamic Scholar Omar has established many organizations. He believes that it is great for society to put people together in the right place, so they serve society. Here are the names of the organizations founded by Shaikh Omar.

  • M.U.H.S.E.N “Muslim Understanding and Helping Special Education Needs.
  • East Jefferson Interfaith Clergy Association
  • Yakeen Institute for Islamic Research


The person who is doing well always faces criticism. Let’s talk about some controversies about Sheik Omar.

In 2020, it was rumored that he was following some liberation movements. But Dr. Omar said in his tweet,

“I listen to my teachers and colleagues, and I don’t engage in Twitter back and forth. The accusation that I have ever supported anything politically that is haram is false and therefore slander”.

Omar Suleiman controversies

Interesting Facts

There are some interesting things about Dr.Omar:

  • Imam Omar is the president of the Yakeen Institute for Islamic Research.
  • He has been an adjunct professor at Southern Methodist University for Islamic Studies since 2016.
  • He is also an intentive author.
  • Shaikh is a motivational speaker as well.
  • He likes to visit other Muslim scholars like Mufti Menk, and Dr. Zakir Naik.

Omar Suleiman interesting facts

What is the age of Omar Suleiman?

He is 37 years old (as of 2023).

Is Omar Suleiman Pakistani?

No, he belongs to America.

How many children does Omar Suleiman have?

He has 3 children: one son and two daughters.

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