JFK Bombing Attempt Conpirator
Abdul Kadir was convicted August 2, 2010 of plotting to explode fuel lines at JFK Airport and under Queens Borough, NY. He is a citizen of Guyana and chemical engineer. He has been on Guyana's parliament, in its National Assembly, and a mayor of its largest city. He was arrested in 2007 en route to Venezuela to pick up a visa for Iran. He converted to Islam in 1974. He and his wife Isha have 9 children. Though his plans would never have caused much damage, his intent was to eclipse the 9-11 attacks with a fireball of gargantuan proportions. He is associated a militant Muslim group in Trinidad and Tobago and allegedly sought help from Al-Qaeda operatives in Guyana.
Read more about the plot and Abdul Kadir at Wikipedia