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Tunisian model Kenza Fourati caused quite a stir when she posed in bikinis for Sports Illustrated, becoming the first Arab Muslim to pose for the magazine.

Tunisian model Kenza Fourati caused quite a stir when she posed in bikinis for Sports Illustrated, becoming the first Arab Muslim to pose for the magazine.

The thing is, Kenza is not the first Muslim woman to risk the ire of Muslims in her country or worldwide.

PHOTOS: Kenza Fourati Answers Her Critics

As Kenza and any informed person with an internet connection or a passport can attest, Muslims are not homogenous.

What one Muslim practices in India is completely different from what another practices in Turkey, or Senegal, or Iran, or Morocco.

There are many types of practicing Muslims all over the world and Kenza and the following models are just some of them.

Click through our gallery to find some strong, soulful, stunning and all around spectacular Muslim models you need to know!