Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab

Birthday
22, 1986
Birthplace
Nigeria
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
22, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
Nigeria

About

Nigerian criminal commonly referred to as "The Underwear Bomber". He was arrested after attempting to donate explosives hidden in his underwear on a flight from Amsterdam to Detroit in 2009.

Before Fame

He became devoutly Islamic as a teenager and was a student at San'a Institute for the Arabic Language.

Trivia

Though he was not successful in his terrorist plot, he was successful in giving himself second-degree burns on his hands and legs.

Family Life

His father, Alhaji Umaru Mutallab, was a successful businessman who had a total of sixteen children.

Associated With

He had ties to Anwar al-Awlaki, who in turn had ties to the perpetrators of the September 11th, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center.