Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with L. The list includes people like LeBron James, Lewis Hamilton, Lil Wayne, Louis Armstrong, Luther Vandross and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include actors, lyricists & songwriters, actresses and rappers. This list of black celebrities whose names start with L includes people from United States, England, Zimbabwe, France 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 LeBron James

LeBron James.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: NBA Star
Birthdate: December 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 2 Lil Nas X

Lil Nas X.
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Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: April 9, 1999
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lithia Springs, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 3 Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Formula One Driver
Birthdate: January 7, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stevenage, United Kingdom
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: September 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Hip-hop artist
Birthdate: September 27, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 6 Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musicain & Singer
Birthdate: August 4, 1901
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: July 6, 1971
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 20, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Died: July 1, 2005
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 8 Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: June 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tuskegee
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 9 Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 10 LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 16, 1957
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Landstuhl, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 11 Louis Farrakhan

Louis Farrakhan.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: May 11, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States

 12 Laurence Fishburne

Laurence Fishburne.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 30, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill.
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 26, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: South Orange, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 14 Lauren London

Lauren London.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 15 Lennox Lewis

Lennox Lewis .
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional boxer
Birthdate: September 2, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: West Ham, London, England
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 16 Lamar Odom

Lamar Odom.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: November 6, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: South Jamaica, New York, United States
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)

 17 Lil Uzi Vert

Lil Uzi Vert.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 31, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Francisville, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 18 Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: May 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 LL Cool J

LL Cool J.
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Famous As: Rapper, Actor
Birthdate: January 14, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bay Shore, New York, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 20 Lance Reddick

Lance Reddick.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 21 Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 22 Lizzo

Lizzo.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 27, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 Little Richard

Little Richard.
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, U.S.A
Died: May 9, 2020
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 24 Leroy Sané

Leroy Sané.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: January 11, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 25 Lennie James

Lennie James.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 11, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 26 LeBron James Jr.

LeBron James Jr..
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Son of LeBron James
Birthdate: October 6, 2004
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio

 27 Len Bias

Len Bias
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 18, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Landover, Maryland, USA
Died: June 9, 1986
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 28 Lilian Thuram

Lilian Thuram
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: January 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pointe-à-Pitre
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 29 Lil Mosey

Lil Mosey.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: January 26, 2002
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mountlake Terrace, Washington
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 30 Lil Rel Howery

Lil Rel Howery
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 17, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 31 Lena Horne

Lena Horne.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bedford-Stuyvesant
Died: May 9, 2010
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 32 Letitia Wright

Letitia Wright
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 31, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana

 33 Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist
Birthdate: February 1, 1902
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22, 1967

 34 Loretta Devine

Loretta Devine.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 21, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 35 Larry Holmes

Larry Holmes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: November 3, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cuthbert, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 36 Lester Holt

Lester Holt.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 8, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Marin County, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 Le’Veon Bell

Le’Veon Bell.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: February 18, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Reynoldsburg, Ohio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 38 Lamorne Morris

Lamorne Morris.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 39 Laura Harrier

Laura Harrier
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 28, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 40 Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 27, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 Lark Voorhies

Lark Voorhies
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 25, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 42 Lashana Lynch

Lashana Lynch.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 43 Lil Jon

Lil Jon.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: January 17, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 44 Lela Rochon

Lela Rochon.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 17, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 45 Larry Johnson

Larry Johnson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: March 14, 1969
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tyler, Texas, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 46 Lio Rush

Lio Rush
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: November 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lanham, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 47 Leslie Ferdinand

Leslie Ferdinand
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: December 8, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England

 48 Leon Bridges

Leon Bridges
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

 49 Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: December 24, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 50 Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: February 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)