Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With H

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with H. The list includes people like H.E.R., Halle Berry, Harriet Tubman, Hakeem Olajuwon, Hank Aaron and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, actors and educators. This list of black celebrities whose names start with H includes people from United States, Ethiopia, Angola, Sierra Leone 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 H.E.R.

H.E.R.
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 27, 1997
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vallejo, CA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Halle Berry

Halle Berry
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 14, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 3 Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: February 29, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dorchester County, Maryland, United States
Died: March 10, 1913

 4 Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Olajuwon
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: January 21, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lagos
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
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 5 Hank Aaron

Hank Aaron
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 5, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mobile
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 6 Herschel Walker

Herschel Walker
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 3, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wrightsville, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 7 Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Actor, Stage actor
Birthdate: March 1, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Harlem
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Hannibal Buress

Hannibal Buress
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: February 4, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 9 Hattie McDaniel

Hattie McDaniel
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 10, 1895
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wichita
Died: October 26, 1952

 10 Harold Perrineau

Harold Perrineau
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 7, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 11 Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 16, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keyser, West Virginia
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 12 Hopsin

Hopsin
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 13 Hank Baskett

Hank Baskett
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: September 4, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Clovis, New Mexico, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 14 Harris Faulkner

Harris Faulkner
Famous As: News Anchor
Birthdate: October 13, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 15 Harrison Barnes

Harrison Barnes
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 30, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ames
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 16 Herman Cain

Herman Cain
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: December 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: July 30, 2020
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 17 Howlin' Wolf

Howlin' Wolf
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 10, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Whites, Mississippi, United States
Died: January 10, 1976

 18 Howard Rollins

Howard Rollins
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 17, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: December 8, 1996
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 19 Heather Small

Heather Small
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 20 Hank Johnson

Hank Johnson
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 2, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., U.S.
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 21 Hasim Rahman

Hasim Rahman
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: November 7, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 22 Henry Simmons

Henry Simmons
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stamford, Connecticut
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 23 Henry Ruggs

Henry Ruggs
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football Player
Birthdate: January 24, 1999
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 24 Ha Ha Clinton-Dix

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 21, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 25 Haddaway

Haddaway
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: January 9, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port of Spain

 26 Hit-Boy

Hit-Boy
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Record producer
Birthdate: March 21, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fontana, California, United States

 27 Herman Boone

Herman Boone
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Coach
Birthdate: October 28, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States

 28 Hugh Masekela

Hugh Masekela
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Trumpeter, Composer, Jazz musician
Birthdate: April 4, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Witbank

 29 Harold Nicholas

Harold Nicholas
Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: March 27, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
Died: July 3, 2000

 30 Hosea Williams

Hosea Williams
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Civil Rights Leader
Birthdate: January 5, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Attapulgus
Died: November 16, 2000

 31 Hastings Banda

Hastings Banda
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President
Birthdate: February 15, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kasungu, Malawi
Died: November 25, 1997

 32 Hanley Ramírez

Hanley Ramírez
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: December 23, 1983
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Samaná (town) Samaná, Dominican Republic

 33 Hiram Rhodes Revels

Hiram Rhodes Revels
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 27, 1827
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S.
Died: January 16, 1901

 34 Hue Jackson

Hue Jackson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football coach
Birthdate: October 22, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 35 Henry Ossawa Tanner

Henry Ossawa Tanner
Birthdate: June 21, 1859
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: May 25, 1937

 36 Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Gebrselassie
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics competitor
Birthdate: April 18, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Asella
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 37 Horace Silver

Horace Silver
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: September 2, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwalk, Connecticut, U.S.
Died: June 18, 2014

 38 Henry Onyekuru

Henry Onyekuru
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Nigerian footballer
Birthdate: June 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Onitsha
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 39 Hitman Holla

Hitman Holla
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: March 29, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

 40 Henri Saivet

Henri Saivet
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dakar
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 41 Harold Reynolds

Harold Reynolds
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: November 26, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Eugene, Oregon, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 42 Hailemariam Desalegn

Hailemariam Desalegn
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Boloso Sore

 43 Henri Camara

Henri Camara
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Senegalese footballer
Birthdate: May 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dakar
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 44 Henry Cele

Henry Cele
Famous As: Actor, Association football player
Birthdate: January 30, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Durban
Died: November 2, 2007

 45 Hamilton Naki

Hamilton Naki
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Medical technician
Birthdate: June 26, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ngcangane, South Africa
Died: May 29, 2005

 46 Hervin Ongenda

Hervin Ongenda
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: June 24, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 47 Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud

Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Somalia
Birthdate: November 29, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jalalaqsi

 48 Henry Ossian Flipper

Henry Ossian Flipper
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: March 21, 1856
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Thomasville, Georgia, United States
Died: April 26, 1940

 49 Hakeem Butler

Hakeem Butler
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football Player
Birthdate: May 16, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 50 Hank Jones

Hank Jones
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: July 31, 1918
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Died: May 16, 2010