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Adam Gadahn

Adam GadahnAKA Adam Yahiye Gadahn

Born: 1-Sep-1978
Birthplace: Oregon

Gender: Male
Religion: Muslim
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Terrorist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Al-Qaeda terrorist, indicted for treason

Moved to Pakistan in 1997/98, sometimes known as "Azzam al-Amriki" (Azzam the American). Gadahn is the first US treason indictment in over 50 years, the last being a Japanese-American who mistreated POW's. Treason is the only crime specifically defined in the US Constitution, as "levying War against them, or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort." Gadahn has appeared in several Al Qaeda videos, threatening American streets will "run red with blood." A $1M reward is offered for his capture.

Father: Seth Philip Gadahn (born Philip Pearlman)
Wife: Jennifer Gadahn (Afghani)
Brother: Omar Gadahn

    High School: (home schooled)

    al-Qaeda (2001-)
    Converted to Islam Garden Grove, CA (1995)
    Assault Garden Grove, CA (7-May-1997)
    Treason 11-Oct-2006 (indicted, Santa Ana, CA)
    Jewish Ancestry (via paternal grandfather Carl Pearlman)


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