Famous People From Jamaica
Bob MarleyBob Marley
06 February 1945
Singer-Songwriter
Usain BoltUsain Bolt
21 August 1986
Olympic athlete

Marcus Mosiah Garvey JrMarcus Garvey
17 August 1887
Political leader

Sean PaulSean Paul
09 January 1973
Jamaican hip-hop artist

Vybz KartelVybz Kartel
07 January 1976
Songwriter

Ziggy MarleyZiggy Marley
17 October 1968
 
Sean KingstonSean Kingston
03 February 1990
Singer-songwriter

Lee Boyd MalvoLee Boyd Malvo
18 February 1985
Serial killer

Peter ToshPeter Tosh
19 October 1944
Reggae Musician
Trevor BerbickTrevor Berbick
01 August 1954
Boxer

Chris GayleChris Gayle
21 September 1979
Cricketer
Buju BantonBuju Banton
15 July 1973
Jamaican musician

Andre RussellAndre Russell
29 April 1988
Cricketer

Stamford RafflesStamford Raffles
06 July 1781
Former Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies

Lyriq BentLyriq Bent
15 July 1979
Actor

Claude McKayClaude McKay
15 September 1889
Writer
OMIOMI
03 September 1986
Singer

DJ AkademiksDJ Akademiks
17 May 1991
Entertainment Blogger, DJ, TV Host, YouTuber

Don ShirleyDon Shirley
29 January 1927
Composer

Damian MarleyDamian Marley
21 July 1978
Singer
Uriah HallUriah Hall
31 July 1984
Mixed martial artist, Karateka, Kickboxer

Jimmy CliffJimmy Cliff
01 April 1948
Singer, Actor, Music artist, Artist, Musician
Beenie ManBeenie Man
22 August 1973
Singer

Ky-Mani MarleyKy-Mani Marley
26 February 1976
Actor, Singer, Film actor

Yohan BlakeYohan Blake
26 December 1989
Sprinter, Athletics competitor
Roy HibbertRoy Hibbert
11 December 1986
Basketball player

Wes MorganWes Morgan
21 January 1984
Association football player
Bounty KillerBounty Killer
12 June 1972
Singer

YellowmanYellowman
15 January 1956
Singer, Songwriter

Bunny WailerBunny Wailer
10 April 1947
Singer, Percussionist, Songwriter
Courtney WalshCourtney Walsh
30 October 1962
Cricketer

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Shabba RanksShabba Ranks
17 January 1966
Musician, Singer
Andrew HolnessAndrew Holness
22 July 1972
Politician

Gregory IsaacsGregory Isaacs
15 July 1951
Singer

Michael ManleyMichael Manley
10 December 1924
Politician

Burning SpearBurning Spear
01 March 1945
Singer
Michael Lee-ChinMichael Lee-Chin
03 January 1951
Business Person
Steve BucknorSteve Bucknor
31 May 1946
Cricket umpire, Association football referee

Asafa PowellAsafa Powell
23 November 1982
Sprinter, Athletics competitor

Desmond DekkerDesmond Dekker
16 July 1941
Singer-songwriter

Dennis BrownDennis Brown
01 February 1957
Singer
Linton Kwesi JohnsonLinton Kwesi Johnson
24 August 1952
Poet

Bilal PhilipsBilal Philips
07 January 1947
teacher, writer

Willy WilliamWilly William
14 April 1981
DJ

Toots HibbertToots Hibbert
08 December 1942
singer

Ini KamozeIni Kamoze
09 October 1957
Singer
Ricardo FullerRicardo Fuller
31 October 1979
Association football player

Super CatSuper Cat
25 June 1963
Singer, Disc jockey
Alexander BustamanteAlexander Bustamante
24 February 1884
Politician

Barrington LevyBarrington Levy
30 April 1964
Musician, Singer, Songwriter

Prince BusterPrince Buster
24 May 1938
Singer, Record producer, Composer
Leonard HowellLeonard Howell
16 June 1898
 

Joseph HillJoseph Hill
22 January 1949
Singer
SizzlaSizzla
17 April 1976
Singer

Garnett SilkGarnett Silk
02 April 1966
Musician

Beres HammondBeres Hammond
28 August 1955
Musician

Augustus PabloAugustus Pablo
21 June 1954
Musician, Pianist, Record producer, Composer

AlborosieAlborosie
04 July 1977
Musician, Singer
Maurice AshleyMaurice Ashley
06 March 1966
Author

Busy SignalBusy Signal
24 January 1982
singer

Jah CureJah Cure
11 October 1978
Singer

Bruce GoldingBruce Golding
05 December 1947
Politician
Alton EllisAlton Ellis
01 September 1938
Singer

Frank WorrellFrank Worrell
01 August 1924
cricketer
Mr. VegasMr. Vegas
29 December 1974
Singer

P. J. PattersonP. J. Patterson
10 April 1935
Politician, Lawyer

Sly DunbarSly Dunbar
10 May 1952
Musician
Coxsone DoddCoxsone Dodd
26 January 1932
Record Producer

Ken BootheKen Boothe
22 March 1948
Singer, Songwriter
Max RomeoMax Romeo
22 November 1947
Composer, Singer

Kwame HarrisKwame Harris
15 March 1982
Football player

GyptianGyptian
25 October 1983
Singer
Hugh ShearerHugh Shearer
18 May 1923
Politician

Jackie MittooJackie Mittoo
03 March 1948
Musician, Record producer, Singer-songwriter,
Aston BarrettAston Barrett
22 November 1946
Bassist, Guitarist

Byron LeeByron Lee
27 June 1935
Musician

Donovan RickettsDonovan Ricketts
07 June 1977
Association football player

Samardo SamuelsSamardo Samuels
09 January 1989
Basketball player
Darren MattocksDarren Mattocks
02 September 1990
Association football player
Rodolph AustinRodolph Austin
01 June 1985
Association football player

MarilynMarilyn
03 November 1962
Singer

Jerome JordanJerome Jordan
29 September 1986
Basketball player

Justin HindsJustin Hinds
07 May 1942
Vocalist
Louis SimpsonLouis Simpson
27 March 1923
Poet

Elephant ManElephant Man
11 September 1975
 

Rex NettlefordRex Nettleford
03 February 1933
Scholar

Hugh B. CaveHugh B. Cave
11 July 1910
Writer

Eddie KirklandEddie Kirkland
16 August 1923
Guitarist
Junior DelgadoJunior Delgado
25 August 1958
Singer

Lloyd KnibbLloyd Knibb
08 March 1931
Drummer
Victor Stafford ReidVictor Stafford Reid
01 May 1913
 

Kenrick EllisKenrick Ellis
10 December 1987
American football player
Colin CampbellColin Campbell
26 January 1752
Astronomer
Trevor RhoneTrevor Rhone
24 March 1940
Writer