Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With G

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with G. The list includes people like Giannis Antetokounmpo, George Foreman, George Weah, Glynn Turman, Giancarlo Stanton and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include football players, political leaders, american football players and basketball players. This list of black celebrities whose names start with G includes people from United States, France, Malawi, Liberia 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 Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 6, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 2 George Foreman

George Foreman
16
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: January 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marshall, Texas, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 3 Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight
8
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: May 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 4 Garrett Morris

Garrett Morris
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: February 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 5 Georginio Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer midfielder
Birthdate: November 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Gilbert Arenas

Gilbert Arenas
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 6, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 7 Ghostface Killah

Ghostface Killah
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Rapper, Singer
Birthdate: May 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 8 Greg Oden

Greg Oden
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 22, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
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 9 Gale Sayers

Gale Sayers
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: May 30, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Died: September 23, 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 George Weah

George Weah
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Liberia (Since 2018)
Birthdate: October 1, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Clara Town, Liberia
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 11 Gil Scott-Heron

Gil Scott-Heron
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Poet and Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 1, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 27, 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 12 George Wallace

George Wallace
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 21, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 13 Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Nigeria
Birthdate: November 20, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ogbia

 14 Grandmaster Flash

Grandmaster Flash
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: January 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barbados, British West Indies [now Barbados]
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 15 George Hill

George Hill
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 16 Gerald Levert

Gerald Levert
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 13, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: November 10, 2006
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 17 Gary Payton

Gary Payton
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Basketball player who played the point guard position
Birthdate: July 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 18 Georg Stanford Brown

Georg Stanford Brown
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 4, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 19 Gaël Monfils

Gaël Monfils
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis star who reached the number-seven world ranking
Birthdate: September 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris, France
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 20 Geno Smith

Geno Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football quarterback
Birthdate: October 10, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 21 Glenn Robinson

Glenn Robinson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 10, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)

 22 Gyasi Zardes

Gyasi Zardes
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: September 2, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hawthorne, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 23 Genevieve Nnaji

Genevieve Nnaji
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Famous As: Nigerian actress
Birthdate: May 3, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mbaise

 24 Geoffrey Holder

Geoffrey Holder
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: October 5, 2014
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
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 25 Glynn Turman

Glynn Turman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 31, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 Greg Morris

Greg Morris
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Died: August 27, 1996
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 27 Gary Sheffield

Gary Sheffield
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: November 18, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 28 Giancarlo Stanton

Giancarlo Stanton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: November 8, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 29 General Butt Naked

General Butt Naked
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Evangelical preacher, writer and former warlord best known for his role during the First Liberian Civil War
Birthdate: September 30, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Monrovia, Liberia

 30 Golden Tate

Golden Tate
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 2, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hendersonville, Tennessee, USA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 31 Gwendolyn Brooks

Gwendolyn Brooks
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: June 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas
Died: December 3, 2000

 32 George Crum

George Crum
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Chef
Birthdate: July 15, 1824
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Saratoga County, New York, United States
Died: July 22, 1914

 33 Gloria Jones

Gloria Jones
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 19, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: June 9, 2006

 34 Gaius Charles

Gaius Charles
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 35 Guion Bluford

Guion Bluford
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Aerospace Engineer
Birthdate: November 22, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

 36 George Jackson

George Jackson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist
Birthdate: September 23, 1941
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: August 21, 1971

 37 Grover Washington, Jr.

Grover Washington, Jr.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Saxophonist
Birthdate: December 12, 1943
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: December 17, 1999

 38 Gedion Zelalem

Gedion Zelalem
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Midfielder
Birthdate: January 26, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 39 Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: November 30, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fort Scott, Kansas, United States
Died: March 7, 2006

 40 Gbenga Akinnagbe

Gbenga Akinnagbe
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 41 Gary Carr

Gary Carr
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 11, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, U.K.
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 42 Gregory Isaacs

Gregory Isaacs
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Known as The Cool Ruler, he sang hundreds of Jamaican dancehall classics like "My Only Lover"
Birthdate: July 15, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Died: October 25, 2010

 43 Godfrey

Godfrey
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: July 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 44 Gary Russell Jr.

Gary Russell Jr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: June 5, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 45 Granville Woods

Granville Woods
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: April 23, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: January 30, 1910
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)

 46 Giovani Bernard

Giovani Bernard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: November 22, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 47 Glen Rice

Glen Rice
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Arkansas, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 48 Gary Garland

Gary Garland
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 12, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 49 Godfrey Cambridge

Godfrey Cambridge
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 26, 1933
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: November 29, 1976

 50 Gervais Yao Kouassi

Gervais Yao Kouassi
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Forwarder
Birthdate: May 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Anyama, Ivory Coast
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)