Islamic philosopher and scholar from Pakistan who founded the religious organization Tanzeem-e-Islami. He was also the host of the religious TV show Peace TV.
He practiced medicine after graduating from King Edward Medical University in 1954.
His influence was so great that his 2010 funeral was attended by more than 20,000 people.
He was father worked in the British Government.
He and IslamOnline creator Yusuf Al-qaradawi are both well known Islamic leaders.