Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With M

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with M. The list includes people like Mike Tyson, Michael Jackson, Michael Jordan, Muhammad Ali, Megan Thee Stallion and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include lyricists & songwriters, actors, political leaders and actresses. This list of black celebrities whose names start with M includes people from United States, England, France, South Africa and many more countries.

 1 Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: June 30, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson
Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 29, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: June 25, 2009
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 3 Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 4 Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: January 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: June 3, 2016
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 5 Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Street artist, Musician
Birthdate: April 26, 1886
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: December 22, 1939

 6 Megan Thee Stallion

Megan Thee Stallion
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: February 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 7 Marcus Rashford

Marcus Rashford
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 8 Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: January 17, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 9 Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 24, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 10 Mookie Betts

Mookie Betts
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: October 7, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 11 Malcolm X

Malcolm X
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: May 19, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: February 21, 1965
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 12 Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 14, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
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 13 Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 14 Michael Clarke Duncan

Michael Clarke Duncan
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: September 3, 2012
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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 15 Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: August 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Italian
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 16 Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: April 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: April 1, 1984
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 17 Mahershala Ali

Mahershala Ali
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 16, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 18 Michael Vick

Michael Vick
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 26, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 19 Michael Strahan

Michael Strahan
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player, Television Presenter
Birthdate: November 21, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 20 Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: May 28, 2014
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 21 Minnie Riperton

Minnie Riperton
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: November 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: July 12, 1979

 22 Mary Ann Shadd

Mary Ann Shadd Cary
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: October 9, 1823
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Canadian, American
Died: June 5, 1893
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 23 Mel B

Mel B
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 29, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 24 Martin Lawrence

Martin Lawrence
Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: April 16, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 25 Michael Jai White

Michael Jai White
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 10, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 26 Mr. T

Mr. T
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 21, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Nigerian

 28 Madam C. J. Walker

Madam C. J. Walker
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: December 23, 1867
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: May 25, 1919

 29 Marques Houston

Marques Houston
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 30 Maxine Waters

Maxine Waters
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: U.S. Representative
Birthdate: August 15, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 31 Meagan Good

Meagan Good
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 32 Manute Bol

Manute Bol
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: October 16, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Sudanese, American
Died: June 19, 2010
Height: 7'7" (231 cm)

 33 Michael Steele

Michael Steele
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 19, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 34 Michaela Coel

Michaela Coel
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Ghanaian, British
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 Michael Che

Michael Che
Famous As: Stand-up comedian
Birthdate: May 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 36 Mike Colter

Mike Colter
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 26, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 37 Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 1, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 38 Marcus Garvey

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: August 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Jamaican
Died: June 10, 1940

 39 Master P

Master P
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: April 29, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 40 MC Hammer

MC Hammer
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Hip-Hop Artist
Birthdate: March 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 41 Mo'Nique

Mo'Nique
Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: December 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 42 Martinique

Martinique
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Algerian

 43 Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: April 4, 1913
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: April 30, 1983
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 44 Misty Copeland

Misty Copeland
Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet Dancer
Birthdate: September 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 45 Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: July 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: June 12, 1963

 46 Mobutu Sese Seko

Mobutu Sese Seko
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Dictator
Birthdate: October 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Congolese, Moroccan
Died: September 7, 1997

 47 Monica

Monica
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 24, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 Mekhi Phifer

Mekhi Phifer
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 29, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 49 Madge Sinclair

Madge Sinclair
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 28, 1938
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Jamaican, American
Died: December 20, 1995

 50 Michael Kiwanuka

Michael Kiwanuka
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British