African Americans From Missouri

Famous black celebrities from Missouri, include Akon, Ryan Michelle Bathe, Tech N9ne.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Akon

Akon
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 16, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Akon is one of the most successful R&B, hip hop and rap singers in the world. His albums Trouble, Konvicted, Freedom, El Negreeto and Akonda have many chartbusters songs. He has also founded record labels Akonik Label Group, KonLive Distribution and Konvict Mizik. He courted controversy in 2007 for an onstage act involving simulated sex with a 15-year-old girl.

 2 Tyron Woodley

Tyron Woodley
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Famous As: Mixed martial artist
Birthdate: April 7, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ferguson, Missouri, United States

 3 Tech N9ne

Tech N9ne
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: November 8, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Rapper Aaron Dontez Yates, better known as Tech N9ne, formed the record label Strange Music with Travis O'Guin. His stage name was inspired by a TEC-9 semi-automatic handgun gifted to him by rapper Black Walt. His music has been featured in video games, TV shows, and films.

 4 Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: December 9, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 11, 1991

 5 Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 24, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Jefferson City, Missouri, United States

 6 Eddie Griffin

Eddie Griffin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 15, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 7 Bradley Beal

Bradley Beal
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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 8 Ashleigh Murray

Ashleigh Murray
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 9 Comethazine

Comethazine
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 6, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 10 Ryan Michelle Bathe

Ryan Michelle Bathe
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 27, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Ryan Michelle Bathe is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Sara Holt in the legal comedy-drama TV series Boston Legal, for which she received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination under the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series category.

 11 Lavell Crawford

Lavell Crawford
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: November 11, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 12 Michael Spinks

Michael Spinks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: July 13, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 13 Fred Berry

Fred Berry
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 19, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 21, 2003

 14 Otto Porter Jr.

Otto Porter Jr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 3, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 15 Chingy

Chingy
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Rapper, Musician, Actor, Singer, Television actor, Businessperson
Birthdate: March 9, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis

 16 Jeremy Maclin

Jeremy Maclin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: May 11, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kirkwood, Missouri, United States

 17 Ben McLemore

Ben McLemore
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 11, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 18 Moses Gunn

Moses Gunn
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 2, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: December 16, 1993

 19 Ryan Howard

Ryan Howard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: November 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

 20 Jo Jo White

Jo Jo White
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: November 16, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: January 16, 2018

 21 Elston Howard

Elston Howard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: February 23, 1929
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: December 14, 1980

 22 Alec Burks

Alec Burks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 20, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Grandview, Missouri, United States

 23 Billy Sims

Billy Sims
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: September 18, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 24 Melvin Tolson

Melvin Tolson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 6, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moberly, Missouri, United States
Died: August 29, 1966

 25 Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 29, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 26 J'den Cox

J'den Cox
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: March 3, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Columbia, Missouri, United States
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 27 Big Joe Turner

Big Joe Turner
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 18, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: November 24, 1985

 28 Brandon Rush

Brandon Rush
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 7, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 29 Ronnie Perkins

Ronnie Perkins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: September 29, 1999
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 30 Louis Till

Louis Till
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier, Criminal
Birthdate: February 7, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Madrid, Missouri, United States
Died: July 2, 1945

 31 Tyler Cook

Tyler Cook
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: September 23, 1997
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 32 Cory Spinks

Cory Spinks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: February 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 33 Anthony Tolliver

Anthony Tolliver
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: June 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Springfield, Missouri, United States

 34 Roy Wilkins

Roy Wilkins
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Famous As: Civil rights activist who was the leader of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1964 to 1977
Birthdate: August 30, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: September 8, 1981

 35 Clark Terry

Clark Terry
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Trumpeter
Birthdate: December 14, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: February 21, 2015

 36 Donn Clendenon

Donn Clendenon
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player, Basketball player
Birthdate: July 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Neosho, Missouri, United States
Died: September 17, 2005

 37 Khalil Davis

Khalil Davis
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: August 22, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Blue Springs, Missouri, United States

 38 Caleb Love

Caleb Love
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: September 27, 2001
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 39 Florynce Kennedy

Florynce Kennedy
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former activist for feminism and civil rights
Birthdate: February 11, 1916
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: December 21, 2000

 40 Christian Kirksey

Christian Kirksey
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 31, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 41 King Parsons

King Parsons
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: June 11, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 42 Dorial Green-Beckham

Dorial Green-Beckham
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: April 12, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 43 Shaquille Harrison

Shaquille Harrison
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 6, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 44 Ishmail Wainright

Ishmail Wainright
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 12, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 45 Nicholas Gioacchini

Nicholas Gioacchini
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Forward
Birthdate: July 25, 2000
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 46 Adrian Clayborn

Adrian Clayborn
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 47 Grace Bumbry

Grace Bumbry
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, singer, opera singer
Birthdate: January 4, 1937
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: St. Louis

 48 Lawyer Milloy

Lawyer Milloy
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 14, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 49 Tershawn Wharton

Tershawn Wharton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 25, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 50 Cathay Williams

Cathay Williams
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef, Military personnel
Birthdate: August 31, 1844
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Independence, Missouri, United States
Died: 1893 AD