African Americans From Washington

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Famous black celebrities from Washington, include Blair Underwood, Johnny Gill, Marvin Williams.
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Nate Robinson
(Former Basketball player at Point guard position)
Nate Robinson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Nate Robinson is a former professional basketball player who has played in the NBA for the New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, Boston Celtics,  Golden State Warriors, and Chicago Bulls. He went professional in 2005 and became the NBA's first three-time slam dunk champion in 2010. He retired in 2018. He now runs a restaurant in Rainier Beach.

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Blair Underwood
(Best Known for His Role as Attorney Jonathan Rollins in the NBC Legal Drama Series 'L.A. Law')
Blair Underwood
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Birthdate: August 25, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
Blair Underwood is best known as Jonathan Rollins from the series L.A. Law. He has played significant roles in series such as City of Angels and Dirty Sexy Money, and in films such as Deep Impact. The five-time NAACP Image Award winner has also won an Emmy and a Grammy.
 3 
Kevin Porter Jr.
(Basketball player)
Kevin Porter Jr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 4 
Michael Winslow
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Birthdate: September 6, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, USA
 5 
Brandon Roy
(Basketball player - Shooting guard, Basketball coach)
Brandon Roy
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 23, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 6 
Johnny Gill
(Singer-songwriter)
Johnny Gill
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 22, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Washington DC
 7 
Jamal Crawford
(Basketball player)
Jamal Crawford
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 8 
Jason Terry
(Basketball Player)
Jason Terry
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 9 
Dejounte Murray
(Basketball player)
Dejounte Murray
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 19, 1996
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 10 
Budda Baker
(American football player)
Budda Baker
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 10, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bellevue, Washington, United States
 11 
Gary Payton II
(Basketball player)
Gary Payton II
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 1, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 12 
Desmond Trufant
(American football player)
Desmond Trufant
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
 13 
Marvin Williams
(Basketball Player)
Marvin Williams
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 19, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bremerton, Washington, United States
 14 
Austin Seferian-Jenkins
(American football player, Basketball player)
Austin Seferian-Jenkins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 29, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fox Island, Washington, United States
 15 
Malachi Flynn
(Basketball player)
Malachi Flynn
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 9, 1998
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
 16 
Taylor Mays
(American football player)
Taylor Mays
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 17 
Allonzo Trier
(Basketball player)
Allonzo Trier
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 17, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 18 
Marcus Trufant
(American football player)
Marcus Trufant
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
 19 
Jaden McDaniels
(Basketball player)
Jaden McDaniels
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 29, 2000
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 20 
Salvon Ahmed
(American football player)
Salvon Ahmed
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 30, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kirkland, Washington, United States
 21 
Eric Metcalf
(American football player, Athletic)
Eric Metcalf
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 22 
Martell Webster
(Basketball Player)
Martell Webster
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edmonds, Washington, United States
 23 
James Edwards
(Basketball player)
James Edwards
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 22, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 24 
Andre Dillard
(American football player)
Andre Dillard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 3, 1995
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Woodinville, Washington, United States
 25 
Joe Tryon
(American football player)
Joe Tryon
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 30, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 26 
Aaron Brooks
(Basketball player - Point guard)
Aaron Brooks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
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 27 
Myles Gaskin
(Football player)
Myles Gaskin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 15, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lynnwood, Washington, United States
 28 
Maurice Smith
(Mixed martial artist)
Maurice Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 13, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 29 
Avery Bradley
(Basketball player)
Avery Bradley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 30 
Terry Metcalf
(American football player)
Terry Metcalf
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 24, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 31 
Shaquielle McKissic
(Basketball player)
Shaquielle McKissic
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
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Marcus Chong
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Birthdate: July 8, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 33 
Doug Christie
(Former basketball player at shooting guard position)
Doug Christie
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 34 
Danny Shelton
(American Football Player)
Danny Shelton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Auburn, Washington, United States
 35 
Shilese Jones
(Gymnast)
Shilese Jones
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 26, 2002
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Shilese Jones is an artistic gymnast who is a member of the United States' women's national gymnastics team. She was part of the team that won gold at the 2018 Pan American Championships. She made her junior elite debut in 2014 and turned senior in 2018. In 2021, she joined Simone Biles' Gold Over America Tour.  

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Michael Brantley
(Baseball Players)
Michael Brantley
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 15, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bellevue, Washington, USA
 37 
Brooklyn Frost
(YouTuber)
Brooklyn Frost
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Listed In: Instagram Stars
Birthdate: August 17, 2004
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seattle
 38 
Cory Jefferson
(Basketball player)
Cory Jefferson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States
 39 
Jonathan Stewart
(American football player)
Jonathan Stewart
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 21, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fort Lewis, Washington, United States
 40 
Amare Frost
(TikTok Star, YouTuber)
Amare Frost
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: June 10, 2003
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 41 
Jalen McDaniels
(Basketball player)
Jalen McDaniels
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 31, 1998
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
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C. J. Giles
(Basketball player)
C. J. Giles
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 43 
Jaylen Nowell
(Basketball player)
Jaylen Nowell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 9, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 44 
Jordin Andrade
(Track and field hurdler representing Cape Verde at the Olympics in 2016 and 2020)
Jordin Andrade
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 5, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Federal Way, Washington, United States
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Princess Tommi
(YouTuber)
Princess Tommi
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: February 10, 2002
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington DC, United States