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Main article: List of Arab Americans
Here are a few examples of famous Arab Americans. Arab Americans are involved in politics and are one of the wealthiest ethnic groups in the U.S.
* Gibran Khalil Gibran, (Syrian/Lebanese) Early 20th century Poet, Artist and Philospher.
* Hoda Kotb, (Egyptian) television news personality for Dateline NBC and the Today Show
* Ismail al-Faruqi, (Palestinian) philosopher and authority on Islam and comparative religion.
* F. Murray Abraham, Hollywood actor and Oscar winner for the film "Amadeus" (Syrian father).
* Jamie Farr, (Lebanese) Hollywood actor especially famous for his role as Klinger in the TV series "M*A*S*H" .
* George Nader, (Jordanian) 1950's Hollywood Actor.
* Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc. (Syrian father Abdulfattah Jandali).
* Danny Thomas, (Lebanese) actor and his daughter Marlo Thomas, actress.
* Paul Anka, (Syrian/Lebanese) vocal performer.
* Mitch Daniels, (Syrian) Governor of Indiana.
* George J. Mitchell, (Lebanese) United States of America special envoy to the Middle East under the Obama administration, .U.S. Senator from Maine, Senate Majority Leader.
* John H. Sununu, (Lebanese/Palestinian) Governor of New Hampshire and White House Chief of Staff under George H. W. Bush.
* John E. Sununu, (Lebanese/Palestinian) Senator from New Hampshire.
* Casey Kasem, (Lebanese) radio personality and voice actor.
* Spencer Abraham, (Lebanese) Senator from Michigan and Secretary of Energy under Bush.
* Ralph Nader, (Lebanese) consumer advocate, politician, first Arab American to run for President of the United States.
* Joe Robbie, sports team owner of the NFL Miami Dolphins.
* John Jaha, sports athlete, of the MLB Milwaukee Brewers.
* Tony Shalhoub, (Lebanese) an executive producer and actor of Monk.
* Edward Said, (Palestinian) literary theorist and outspoken Palestinian activist.
* Helen Thomas, (Lebanese) reporter, columnist and White House correspondent
* Sammy Hagar, (Lebanese), rock musician.
* John Abizaid, (Lebanese), retired General.
* Fredwreck, (Palestinian), hip hop producer.
* Fawaz Gerges, ABC analyst, regular guest on Oprah's Anti-war series.
* Chris Kattan, (Iraqi Jewish father), comedian and actor, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live.
* Zainab Salbi, (Iraqi), co-founder and president of Women for Women International.
* Kathy Najimy (Lebanese) actress in many American films that include Sister Act.
* Rosemary Barkett, (Syrian), first woman Supreme Court Justice and Chief Justice for the state of Florida.
* Heather Raffo, (Iraqi father) playwriter and actress.
* Kaysar Ridha, (Iraqi) businessman and contestant on reality series Big Brother.
* Wafah Dufour, (Saudi Arabian Father) supermodel and singer/songwriter famous as the niece of Osama Bin Laden.
* Charles Elachi, (Lebanese) director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
* John Zogby, (Lebanese) founder and current President/CEO of Zogby International.
* James Zogby, (Lebanese) founder and president of the Arab American Institute.
* Najeeb Halaby, (Syrian) father of Queen Noor of Jordan Lisa Elhalabi, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. CEO, and chairman of Pan Am.
* Doug Flutie, (Lebanese father) NFL Player of the Buffalo Bills and San Diego Chargers.
* Jacques Nasser, (Lebanese) Former president and CEO of Ford Motor Company.
* John J. Mack, (Lebanese) Chairman of the Board and CEO of Morgan Stanley
* Khalid Khannouchi, (Moroccan) Marathon world record holder.
* Lorraine Ali, (Iraqi) reporter, editor, culture writer, and music critic for Newsweek.
* Wentworth Miller, (Syrian/Lebanese) actor.
* Susie Gharib, co-anchor of the Nightly Business Report, 100 most influential business journalists.
* Sanaa Hamri, (Moroccan) music video and movie director; her films include the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2.
* Hasan Yahya, (Palestinian) Arab theorist, poet, and author. Authority on Arab and Islamic cultures.
* Elias Zerhouni (Algerian) current director of the National Institutes of Health.
* George Noory (Lebanese) radio host, host of Coast To Coast AM with George Noory.
* Gwen Stefani (Syrian-Armenian grandmother), pop music singer.
* Pat Benatar (of Middle Eastern-unspecified maternal ancestry), rock music singer.
Source Wikipédia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arab-American