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The First Hijabi Competed in the Olympics in 2004

Written By: humarashid - Aug• 03•12

I’m on a posting streak of Muslim Olympians, and I had to include this lovely Muslimah.

In 2004, Bahrain’s Ruqaya Al Ghasara was the first athlete to ever take part in an Olympics wearing a hijab.

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