Qubilah Shabazz Biography
(Daughter of African-American Activist Malcolm X)
Birthday: December 25, 1960 (Capricorn)
Born In: Queens, New York, United States
Qubilah Shabazz is the daughter of American former Muslim minister and human rights activist Malcolm X. She witnessed the assassination of her father on February 21, 1965, at the ‘Audubon Ballroom’ in Manhattan, New York City. Shabazz gained notoriety in 1995 when she was accused of hiring an assassin to murder Louis Farrakhan, who her family believes is responsible for the assassination of Malcolm X. On May 1, 1995, she accepted a plea agreement according to which she was required to undergo counseling and treatment for alcohol and drug abuse to avoid a prison sentence. Though she accepted the plea agreement, she maintained her innocence. Unlike her sisters Attallah and Ilyasah, Qubilah Shabazz maintains a low profile.