Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With I

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with I. The list includes people like Idris Elba, Ice-T, Idi Amin, Ilhan Omar, Ian Wright and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include actors, lyricists & songwriters, record producers and political leaders. This list of black celebrities whose names start with I includes people from United States, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, England 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 Idris Elba

Idris Elba
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 6, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 2 Ice-T

Ice-T
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: February 16, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 3 Idriss Déby

Idriss Déby
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Chad
Birthdate: June 18, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Chadian

 4 Idi Amin

Idi Amin
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Uganda
Birthdate: 1925 AD
Nationality: Ugandan
Died: August 16, 2003
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 5 Ilhan Omar

Ilhan Omar
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: U.S. Representative
Birthdate: October 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 6 Ian Wright

Ian Wright
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: November 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 7 Iman Shumpert

Iman Shumpert
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: June 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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 8 Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: August 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: August 10, 2008
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 9 Isaiah Wilson

Isaiah Wilson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: February 12, 1999
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 10 Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: July 16, 1862
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: March 25, 1931
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 11 Isiah Whitlock, Jr.

Isiah Whitlock, Jr.
Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: September 13, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 12 Israel Houghton

Israel Houghton
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 19, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 13 Ivan Dixon

Ivan Dixon
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: March 16, 2008
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 14 Ime Udoka

Ime Udoka
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American-Nigerian Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 9, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Nigerian, American
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
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 15 Ilfenesh Hadera

Ilfenesh Hadera
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 16 Inspectah Deck

Inspectah Deck
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 6, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
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 17 Isaiah Mustafa

Isaiah Mustafa
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 11, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 18 Ibrahim Babangida

Ibrahim Babangida
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Military
Birthdate: August 17, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Nigerian
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 19 India Arie

India Arie
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 3, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 20 Iran Barkley

Iran Barkley
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: May 6, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 21 Issac Ryan Brown

Issac Ryan Brown
Famous As: Child Actor
Birthdate: July 12, 2005
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 22 Isaiah Simmons

Isaiah Simmons
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 26, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 23 Isis King

Isis King
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: October 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 24 Ismail Omar Guelleh

Ismail Omar Guelleh
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Djibouti
Birthdate: November 27, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Ethiopian
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 25 Ini Edo

Ini Edo
Famous As: Nigerian actress
Birthdate: April 23, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Nigerian

 26 Itumeleng Khune

Itumeleng Khune
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: June 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: South African
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 27 Isaac Success

Isaac Success
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Nigerian footballer
Birthdate: January 7, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Nigerian
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 28 Ibtihaj Muhammad

Ibtihaj Muhammad
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: fencer
Birthdate: December 4, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 29 Ishmael Reed

Ishmael Reed
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: February 22, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

 30 Idriss Carlos Kameni

Idriss Carlos Kameni
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: February 18, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Cameroonian

 31 Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 29, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Malian

 32 Ian Mahinmi

Ian Mahinmi
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 5, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: French
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 33 Ida Ljungqvist

Ida Ljungqvist
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: September 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Swedish
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 34 Ivorian Doll

Ivorian Doll
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 17, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: German

 35 Imani McGee-Stafford

Imani McGee-Stafford
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 36 Ike Quartey

Ike Quartey
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: November 27, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Ghanaian
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 37 Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara

Ibrahim Baré Maïnassara
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: May 9, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Nigerien
Died: April 9, 1999

 38 Illinois Jacquet

Illinois Jacquet
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Saxophonist
Birthdate: October 30, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: July 22, 2004

 39 Isaac Dogboe

Isaac Dogboe
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: September 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Ghanaian, British
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 40 Inonge Wina

Inonge Wina
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 2, 1941
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Zambian

 41 Ivory Latta

Ivory Latta
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 42 Ismaël Lô

Ismaël Lô
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 30, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Nigerien

 43 Israel Idonije

Israel Idonije
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: November 17, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Canadian, Nigerian
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 44 Ioannis Sfairopoulos

Ioannis Sfairopoulos
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball coach
Birthdate: March 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Greek

 45 I. K. Dairo

I. K. Dairo
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 1930 AD
Nationality: Nigerien
Died: February 7, 1996

 46 Ibrahim Idris

Ibrahim Idris
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: politician
Birthdate: April 6, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Nigerian

 47 Isha Johansen

Isha Johansen
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: December 25, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Sierra Leonean

 48 Ian Beckles

Ian Beckles
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 20, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Canadian, American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 49 Isabelle Harrison

Isabelle Harrison
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 27, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 50 Ibrahim Maiga

Ibrahim Maiga
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Malian, Slovak