Famous Blacks From Massachusetts

Mindy KalingMindy Kaling
24 June 1979, American
Actress
W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
23 February 1868, Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists

Chirlane McCrayChirlane McCray
29 November 1954, American
Writer, Social Activist

Crispus AttucksCrispus Attucks
1723 AD, American
First person killed during the Boston Massacre

Meshach TaylorMeshach Taylor
11 April 1947, American
Actor

Michael BivinsMichael Bivins
10 August 1968, American
Singer
Chosen JacobsChosen Jacobs
01 July 2001, American
Actor

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
16 April 1845, American
Nurse

Aaliyah JayAaliyah Jay
23 June 1994, American
Beauty Vloggers
Donna SummerDonna Summer
31 December 1948, American
Singer-Songwriter

Alex NewellAlex Newell
20 August 1992, American
Actor
Uzo AdubaUzo Aduba
10 February 1981, American
Actress

Shar JacksonShar Jackson
31 August 1976, American
Actress

Pooch HallPooch Hall
08 February 1977, American
Actor

Traci BinghamTraci Bingham
13 January 1968, American
Actress

Ralph TresvantRalph Tresvant
16 May 1968, American
Singer
Nerlens NoelNerlens Noel
10 April 1994, American
Basketball player

Paul CuffePaul Cuffe
17 January 1759, American
Businessman

W.E.B. Du BoisW.E.B. Du Bois
1868 AD, American
Journalist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist

Lois Mailou JonesLois Mailou Jones
03 November 1905, American
Painter, Educator
Ricky BellRicky Bell
18 September 1967, American
Singer

James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
29 June 1886, American
Photographer
Sandy SaddlerSandy Saddler
23 June 1926, American
Professional Boxer

Josephine St. Pierre RuffinJosephine St. Pierre Ruffin
31 August 1842, American
American publisher

Dorothy WestDorothy West
02 June 1907, American
Novelist
Harry CarneyHarry Carney
01 April 1910, American
Saxophonist

JujubeeJujubee
21 June 1984, American
Reality Star
Peter John GomesPeter John Gomes
22 May 1942, American
Preacher