Famous Blacks From Tennessee

Tina TurnerTina Turner
26 November 1939, American
Singer
Morgan FreemanMorgan Freeman
01 June 1937, American
Actor

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
15 April 1894, American
Singer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer

NLE ChoppaNLE Choppa
01 November 2002, American
Rapper

Moneybagg YoMoneybagg Yo
22 September 1991, American
Rapper
Maurice WhiteMaurice White
19 December 1941, American
Singer

BlocBoy JBBlocBoy JB
19 May 1996, American
Rapper

Luh KelLuh Kel
20 May 2002, American
Rapper
Mary Church TerrellMary Church Terrell
23 September 1863, American
Civil Rights Activist

Marjorie Lee BrowneMarjorie Lee Browne
09 September 1914, American
Mathematics Educator
Jessica DimeJessica Dime
27 January 1986, American
Rapper

Mookie BettsMookie Betts
07 October 1992, American
Baseball Player

Herman CainHerman Cain
13 December 1945, American
Businessperson

Leslie JonesLeslie Jones
07 September 1967, American
Comedian

Lark VoorhiesLark Voorhies
25 March 1974, American
Actress
Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes
20 August 1942, American
Singer-songwriter

Jalen RamseyJalen Ramsey
24 October 1994, American
American football player

Golden TateGolden Tate
02 August 1988, American
American football player

Penny HardawayPenny Hardaway
18 July 1971, American
Basketball coach
Thomas HearnsThomas Hearns
18 October 1958, American
Boxer

Bianca BelairBianca Belair
09 April 1989, American
Wrestler
John RoganJohn Rogan
16 February 1868, American
Second tallest person in history

Lynn SwannLynn Swann
07 March 1952, American
American football player

Dontari PoeDontari Poe
18 August 1990, American
American football player
Nikki GiovanniNikki Giovanni
07 June 1943, American
Poet, Writer

Dennis GreenDennis Green
17 February 1949, American
Coaches
Booker T. JonesBooker T. Jones
12 November 1944, American
Musician

Project PatProject Pat
08 February 1973, American
Rapper

Koko B. WareKoko B. Ware
20 June 1957, American
Wrestler
Van JeffersonVan Jefferson
26 July 1996, American
American Football player

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Bobby BlandBobby Bland
27 January 1930, American
Singer
Yusef Abdul LateefYusef Abdul Lateef
09 October 1920, American
Musician

Mary FieldsMary Fields
1832 AD, American
Mail carrier

Adrienne C. MooreAdrienne C. Moore
14 August 1981, American
Actress

Ishmael ReedIshmael Reed
22 February 1938, American
Poet
Brownie McGheeBrownie McGhee
30 November 1915, American, South African
Musician
Vada PinsonVada Pinson
11 August 1938, American
Baseball player

Nikki McCrayNikki McCray
17 December 1971, American
Basketball coach

Leroy CarrLeroy Carr
27 March 1905, American
Musician

Benjamin HooksBenjamin Hooks
31 January 1925, American
Minister
Carl RowanCarl Rowan
11 August 1925, American
Journalist

Doc CheathamDoc Cheatham
13 June 1905, American
Jazz Trumpeter

William EdmondsonWilliam Edmondson
1874 AD, American
Sculptor

David Nelson Crosthwait Jr.David Nelson Crosthwait Jr.
1898 AD
Engineer, Journalist, Inventor