Biography.com profiles Malcolm X, African American leader and prominent figure in the Nation of Islam, who articulated concepts of black pride in the s..Malcolm X m l k m k s , born Malcolm Little and later also known as el Hajj Malik el Shabazz Arabic .Find out more about the history of Malcolm X, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on in Omaha, Nebraska. His mother, Louise Norton Little, was a homemaker occupied with the family’s eight children..Shop Malcolm X Select Page . News Contact Facebook Twitter . The Estate of Malcolm X. .