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Crime History: Malcolm X assassinated by Black Muslims

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Malcolm X assassinated by Black Muslims On this day, Feb. 21, in 1965, the former Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X was assassinated by rival Black Muslims at a rally of his followers in New York City. The killing came less than a year after Malcolm X had broken from the Nation of Islam and converted to traditional Islam. In that time, he made a Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca,...