Famous Blacks From New Jersey

Whitney HoustonWhitney Houston
09 August 1963, American
Singer
Zoe SaldanaZoe Saldana
19 June 1978, American
Actress

BeetlejuiceBeetlejuice
02 June 1968, American
Actor

Lauryn HillLauryn Hill
26 May 1975, American
Singer-songwriter

Ice-TIce-T
16 February 1958, American
Rapper

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
18 March 1970, American
Rapper
J. R. SmithJ. R. Smith
09 September 1985, American
Basketball Player

Ron Cephas JonesRon Cephas Jones
08 January 1957, American
Actor

Rubin CarterRubin Carter
06 May 1937, Canadian
Boxer
Paul RobesonPaul Robeson
09 April 1898, American
Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist

Celia CruzCelia Cruz
21 October 1925, American
Singer
Tasha SmithTasha Smith
28 February 1971, American
Actress

Lola FalanaLola Falana
11 September 1942, American
Singer, Dancer, and Actress

Flip WilsonFlip Wilson
08 December 1933, American
Comedian & Actor

Malinda WilliamsMalinda Williams
24 September 1975, American
Actress

Dennis JohnsonDennis Johnson
18 September 1954, American
Basketball Player
Dee Dee WarwickDee Dee Warwick
25 September 1942, American
Singer

Derek LukeDerek Luke
24 April 1974, American
Actor

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer

Dorian MissickDorian Missick
15 January 1976, American
Actor
Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
07 September 1917, American
Painter

Jena FrumesJena Frumes
21 September 1993, American
Model and Instagram Star
Raghib IsmailRaghib Ismail
18 November 1969, American
American Football Player

Fatboy SSEFatboy SSE
16 November 1993, American
Rapper

Slayy.KayyySlayy.Kayyy
07 June 2006, American
TikTok Star
Marsha P. JohnsonMarsha P. Johnson
24 August 1945, American
Civil Rights Activist

Dionne WarwickDionne Warwick
12 December 1940, American
Singer
RettaRetta
12 April 1970, American
Stand-up Comedian

Tim HowardTim Howard
06 March 1979, American
Football player

Nicole ByerNicole Byer
29 August 1986, American
Comedian
Laurie HernandezLaurie Hernandez
09 June 2000, American
Gymnast

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Rodney JerkinsRodney Jerkins
29 July 1977, American
Record producer
Phil IveyPhil Ivey
01 February 1977, American
Poker Player

Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
27 March 1924, American
Singer

Lexington SteeleLexington Steele
28 November 1959, American
Actor

Bill BellamyBill Bellamy
07 April 1965, American
Actor
Darren YoungDarren Young
02 November 1983, American
Professional wrestler
Rosalind CashRosalind Cash
31 December 1938, American
Actress

Franco HarrisFranco Harris
07 March 1950, American
American Football Player

Dexter DardenDexter Darden
24 June 1991, American
Actor

Jersey Joe WalcottJersey Joe Walcott
31 January 1914, American
Boxer
Crystal WatersCrystal Waters
10 October 1964, American
Singer

Shakur StevensonShakur Stevenson
28 June 1997, American
Boxer

Orlando JordanOrlando Jordan
21 April 1974, American
Professional wrestler

Don NewcombeDon Newcombe
14 June 1926, American
Baseball pitcher

Ibtihaj MuhammadIbtihaj Muhammad
04 December 1985, American
fencer
Claydes Charles SmithClaydes Charles Smith
06 September 1948, American
Musician

Bryant McKinnieBryant McKinnie
23 September 1979, American
American Football Player
Cozy ColeCozy Cole
17 October 1909, American
Drummer

Jessie FausetJessie Redmon Fauset
27 April 1882, American
Editor

David S. WareDavid S. Ware
07 November 1949, American
Musician
RotimiRotimi
30 November 1988, American
Actor

Milt CampbellMilt Campbell
09 December 1933, American
Football Player
Peter WestbrookPeter Westbrook
16 April 1952, American
Businessman

Carlton MossCarlton Moss
14 February 1909, American
Screenwriter

A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr.A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr.
25 February 1928, American
Advocate

D'Lo BrownD'Lo Brown
22 October 1972, American
Professional Wrestler