Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With L

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with L. The list includes people like Lewis Hamilton, LeBron James Jr., Lionel Richie, Lupita Nyong'o, Louis Armstrong and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include american football players, actors, football players and lyricists & songwriters. This list of black celebrities whose names start with L includes people from United States, England, France, Canada 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 
Lewis Hamilton
(Winner of Seven World Drivers' Championship Titles)

Lewis Hamilton
62
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 7, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England

 2 
Lil Nas X
(First Gay Artist To Have #1 Record on Billboard Hot 100)

Lil Nas X
182
Birthdate: April 9, 1999
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lithia Springs, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 3 
Louis Armstrong
(Trumpeter)

Louis Armstrong
20
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 4, 1901
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: July 6, 1971

 4 

Lupita Nyong'o
25
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 5 
Lionel Richie
(Co-Lead Singer Of Funk Band The Commodores)

Lionel Richie
16
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tuskegee, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 
Ludacris
(Rapper)

Ludacris
30
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 11, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Champaign, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 7 

Laurence Fishburne
16
Birthdate: July 30, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 
LeBron James Jr.
(Son of LeBron James)

LeBron James Jr.
51
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 6, 2004
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio

 9 
Laverne Cox
(First Transgender Person To Appear on Cover of 'Time' Magazine)

Laverne Cox
21
Birthdate: May 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 10 

Luther Vandross
30
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 20, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Died: July 1, 2005
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 11 
Laila Ali
(Professional Boxer, TV Personality)

Laila Ali
22
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 30, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 12 
Lil TJAY
(Rapper)

Lil TJAY
25
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 30, 2001
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 
LeVar Burton
(Actor known for his Roles in "Star Trek: The Next Generation" and "Reading Rainbow")

LeVar Burton
6
Birthdate: February 16, 1957
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Landstuhl, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 14 

Lance Reddick
9
Birthdate: December 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 15 
Lena Horne
(Singer, Dancer, Actress)

Lena Horne
4
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bedford-Stuyvesant, New York, United States
Died: May 9, 2010

 16 
Lawrence Taylor
(Former American football Outside linebacker)

Lawrence Taylor
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 4, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 17 
Leslie Jones
(Comedian)

Leslie Jones
20
Birthdate: September 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 18 

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

 19 
Laura Harrier
(Actress)

Laura Harrier
4
Birthdate: March 28, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 20 
Lil Tecca
(Rapper)

Lil Tecca
11
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 26, 2002
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States

 21 

Lennie James
2
Birthdate: October 11, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 22 

Lil Rel Howery
1
Birthdate: December 17, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 23 
Leonard Fournette
(American football player)

Leonard Fournette
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 18, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 
Lee Boyd Malvo
(Serial killer)

Lee Boyd Malvo
15
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: February 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

 25 
Lecrae Moore
(Christian Rapper Who was The Co-Founder & President of The Independent Record Label 'Reach Records')

Lecrae Moore
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 26 
LaDainian Tomlinson
(American football player)

LaDainian Tomlinson
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 23, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rosebud, Texas, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 
Lil Jon
(Rapper)

Lil Jon
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 17, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 28 
Lark Voorhies
(Actress)

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

 29 
Lashana Lynch
(Actress)

Lashana Lynch
14
Birthdate: November 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 30 

Lamorne Morris
4
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 31 

Letitia Wright
13
Birthdate: October 31, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana

 32 
Luol Deng
(Basketball player)

Luol Deng
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 16, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wau

 33 
Len Bias
(Basketball player)

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

 34 
Lupe Fiasco
(Rapper)

Lupe Fiasco
3
Birthdate: February 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 35 
Leslie Uggams
(Actress)

Leslie Uggams
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 36 
LeSean McCoy
(American Football Player)

LeSean McCoy
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 37 
Lennox Lewis
(Professional Boxer)

Lennox Lewis
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 2, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: West Ham, London, England
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 38 
Lena Waithe
(Screenwriter)

Lena Waithe
7
Birthdate: May 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 39 
Lorenzen Wright
(Basketball player)

Lorenzen Wright
14
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oxford, Mississippi, United States
Died: July 19, 2010
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 40 
Loni Love
(Comedian)

Loni Love
1
Birthdate: July 12, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, USA

 41 
LaWanda Page
(Actress)

LaWanda Page
2
Birthdate: October 19, 1920
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: September 14, 2002

 42 
Lil Bibby
(Rapper)

Lil Bibby
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 18, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 43 

LeToya Luckett
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 11, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 44 
Lou Rawls
(Singer)

Lou Rawls
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 1, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: January 6, 2006
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 45 

Laurie Hernandez
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 9, 2000
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Old Bridge Township, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 46 
Lilian Thuram
(Football player)

Lilian Thuram
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 
Leon Bridges
(Singer-songwriter)

Leon Bridges
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

 48 

Louis Gossett Jr.
0
Birthdate: May 27, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 49 
Luis Ortiz
(Boxer)

Luis Ortiz
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 29, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Camag├╝ey, Cuba
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 50 
Lou Williams
(Basketball player)

Lou Williams
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 27, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)