Famous Blacks From Tennessee

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942
Singer & Activist
Tina TurnerTina Turner
26 November 1939, American
Singer

Morgan FreemanMorgan Freeman
01 June 1937, American
Actor

NLE ChoppaNLE Choppa
01 November 2002, American
Rapper

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
15 April 1894, American
Singer

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

BlocBoy JBBlocBoy JB
19 May 1996, American
Rapper

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

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

Leslie JonesLeslie Jones
07 September 1967, American
Comedian

Bianca BelairBianca Belair
09 April 1989, American
Wrestler

Thomas HearnsThomas Hearns
18 October 1958, American
Boxer

Isaac HayesIsaac Hayes
20 August 1942, American
Singer-songwriter
Mookie BettsMookie Betts
07 October 1992, American
Baseball Player

Penny HardawayPenny Hardaway
18 July 1971, American
Basketball coach

Lark VoorhiesLark Voorhies
25 March 1974, American
Actress

Jalen RamseyJalen Ramsey
24 October 1994, American
American football player
Herman CainHerman Cain
13 December 1945, American
Businessperson

John RoganJohn Rogan
16 February 1868, American
Second tallest person in history
Golden TateGolden Tate
02 August 1988, American
American football player

Lynn SwannLynn Swann
07 March 1952, American
American football player

Nikki GiovanniNikki Giovanni
07 June 1943, American
Poet, Writer
Dont'a HightowerDont'a Hightower
12 March 1990, American
American Football player

Koko B. WareKoko B. Ware
20 June 1957, American
Wrestler
Booker T. JonesBooker T. Jones
12 November 1944, American
Musician

Project PatProject Pat
08 February 1973, American
Rapper

David JohnsonDavid Johnson
16 December 1991, American
American football player
Bobby BlandBobby Bland
27 January 1930, American
Singer

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Adrienne C. MooreAdrienne C. Moore
14 August 1981, American
Actress
Ed JonesEd Jones
23 February 1951, American
Football player

Yusef Abdul LateefYusef Abdul Lateef
09 October 1920, American
Musician

Mary FieldsMary Fields
1832 AD, American
Mail carrier

Dennis GreenDennis Green
17 February 1949, American
Coaches
Van JeffersonVan Jefferson
26 July 1996, American
American Football player
Kimberley LockeKimberley Locke
03 January 1978, American
Singer-songwriter

Ishmael ReedIshmael Reed
22 February 1938, American
Poet

Dontari PoeDontari Poe
18 August 1990, American
American football player

Cedrick Wilson Jr.Cedrick Wilson Jr.
20 November 1995, American
American football wide receiver
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
Alex RenfroeAlex Renfroe
23 May 1986, Bosnian, American
Basketball player

Doc CheathamDoc Cheatham
13 June 1905, American
Jazz Trumpeter
Carl RowanCarl Rowan
11 August 1925, American
Journalist

Isabelle HarrisonIsabelle Harrison
27 September 1993, American
Basketball player

William EdmondsonWilliam Edmondson
1874 AD, American
Sculptor
David Nelson Crosthwait Jr.David Crosthwait
27 May 1898, American
Engineer