Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Aretha Franklin, Antonio Brown, Aaliyah, Anthony Mackie, Alicia Keys and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include political leaders, lyricists & songwriters, american football players and actresses. This list of black celebrities whose names start with A includes people from United States, Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 25, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: August 16, 2018
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Antonio Brown

Antonio Brown
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football wide receiver
Birthdate: July 10, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 3 Aaliyah

Aaliyah
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: American singer
Birthdate: January 16, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: August 25, 2001

 4 Anthony Mackie

Anthony Mackie
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 5 Arsenio Hall

Arsenio Hall
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: February 12, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: January 25, 1981
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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 7 Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 16, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 8 Aisha Tyler

Aisha Tyler
Famous As: Actress, TV Host
Birthdate: September 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 9 Allen Iverson

Allen Iverson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: June 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 Aldis Hodge

Aldis Hodge
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 20, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 11 Anderson Paak

Anderson Paak
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 8, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 12 Aaron Donald

Aaron Donald
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: May 23, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 13 Akon

Akon
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 16, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 14 Andre Braugher

Andre Braugher
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 1, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 15 Alfonso Ribeiro

Alfonso Ribeiro
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 21, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 16 Apollo Crews

Apollo Crews
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: August 22, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 17 Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 18, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: November 17, 1992

 18 Assata Shakur

Assata Shakur
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murder Convict
Birthdate: July 16, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Cuban, American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 19 Alvin Kamara

Alvin Kamara
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 25, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 20 Antoine Winfield Jr.

Antoine Winfield Jr.
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: August 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 21 André 3000

André 3000
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: May 27, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 22 Alex Newell

Alex Newell
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 23 Afeni Shakur

Afeni Shakur
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: January 10, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: May 2, 2016

 24 Amandla Stenberg

Amandla Stenberg
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 23, 1998
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 25 Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: April 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Nigerien
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 Al Roker

Al Roker
Famous As: Weather Forecaster
Birthdate: August 20, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 27 August Wilson

August Wilson
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American playwright
Birthdate: April 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: October 2, 2005

 28 Alice Walker

Alice Walker
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: February 9, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 29 Antoine Winfield Sr.

Antoine Winfield Sr.
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 30 Andy Cole

Andy Cole
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 15, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

 31 Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: December 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 32 Aisha Hinds

Aisha Hinds
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 13, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 33 Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay
Famous As: American director
Birthdate: August 24, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 34 Aja Naomi King

Aja Naomi King
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 11, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 Anthony Lynn

Anthony Lynn
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: December 21, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 36 Audra McDonald

Audra McDonald
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 3, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: German, American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 37 Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 8, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 38 Arthur Ashe

Arthur Ashe
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birthdate: July 10, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: February 6, 1993

 39 Alberta Williams King

Alberta Williams King
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Mother
Birthdate: September 13, 1904
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: June 30, 1974

 40 A'Lelia Walker

A'Lelia Walker
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesswoman
Birthdate: June 6, 1885
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: August 17, 1931

 41 Attallah Shabazz

Attallah Shabazz
Famous As: Malcolm X's Daughter
Birthdate: November 16, 1958
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 42 A Boogie wit da Hoodie

A Boogie wit da Hoodie
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: 1995 AD
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 43 Amar'e Stoudemire

Amar'e Stoudemire
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Israeli, American
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)

 44 Ashton Sanders

Ashton Sanders
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 24, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 45 Anita Hill

Anita Hill
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: July 30, 1956
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 46 Adrian Lester

Adrian Lester
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 14, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 47 Aya Nakamura

Aya Nakamura
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 10, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: French, Malian
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 48 Anita Baker

Anita Baker
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: R&B Singer
Birthdate: January 26, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 49 Aaron Jones

Aaron Jones
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 2, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 50 Alex Haley

Alex Haley
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: August 11, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: February 10, 1992