Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With M

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with M. The list includes people like Michael Jackson, Michael Jordan, Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include lyricists & songwriters, political leaders, basketball players and american football players. This list of black celebrities whose names start with M includes people from United States, Senegal, England, 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 Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson.
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 29, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana
Died: June 25, 2009
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
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 3 Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: June 30, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: January 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 3, 2016
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 5 Malcolm X

Malcolm X.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: May 19, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: February 21, 1965
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 6 Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr .
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Civil Rights Activist
Birthdate: January 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Died: April 4, 1968
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 7 Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: April 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: April 1, 1984
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 8 Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 9 Megan Thee Stallion

Megan Thee Stallion.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: February 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 10 Mahalia Jackson

Mahalia Jackson.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Television Personality
Birthdate: October 26, 1911
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: January 27, 1972
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 11 Michael Clarke Duncan

Michael Clarke Duncan.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: September 3, 2012
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 12 Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 14, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
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 13 Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 24, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 14 Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: August 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Palermo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 15 Marcus Rashford

Marcus Rashford.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manchester, England
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 16 Mahershala Ali

Mahershala Ali
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 16, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 17 Mr. T

Mr. T.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 21, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: January 17, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 19 Maxine Waters

Maxine Waters.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: U.S. Representative
Birthdate: August 15, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

 20 Mehcad Brooks

Mehcad Brooks
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, USA
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 21 Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: May 28, 2014
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 22 Mel B

Mel B.
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 29, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Harehills, West Yorkshire, England
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 23 Marsha P. Johnson

Marsha P. Johnson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Civil Rights Activist
Birthdate: August 24, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
Died: July 6, 1992

 24 Martin Lawrence

Martin Lawrence.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: April 16, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 25 Ma Rainey

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

 26 Michael Jai White

Michael Jai White.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 10, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 27 Michael Che

Michael Che
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Famous As: Stand-up comedian
Birthdate: May 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 28 Meagan Good

Meagan Good.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 29 Minnie Riperton

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

 30 Master P

Master P
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: April 29, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 31 Manute Bol

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

 32 Michael Vick

Michael Vick
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 26, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Newport News, Virginia, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 33 Muggsy Bogues

Muggsy Bogues
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 9, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 34 Michael Sam

Michael Sam
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 35 Michael Strahan

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

 36 Missy Elliott

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

 37 Mookie Betts

Mookie Betts
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: October 7, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 38 Michaela Coel

Michaela Coel
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 39 Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 17, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Daura, Nigeria

 40 Mike Epps

Mike Epps.
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: November 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 MC Hammer

MC Hammer.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Hip-Hop Artist
Birthdate: March 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 42 Madam C. J. Walker

Madam C. J. Walker.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: December 23, 1867
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Delta, Louisiana, United States
Died: May 25, 1919

 43 Mobutu Sese Seko

Mobutu Sese Seko.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Dictator
Birthdate: October 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lisala, Belgian
Died: September 7, 1997

 44 Metta World Peace

Metta World Peace
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player, Rapper, Actor
Birthdate: November 13, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Queensbridge
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 45 Marcus Garvey

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

 46 Martinique

Martinique
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 0000 AD

 47 Matt Barnes

Matt Barnes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: March 9, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santa Clara, California, USA
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 48 Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers.
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: July 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Decatur, Mississippi U.S.
Died: June 12, 1963

 49 Maurice White

Maurice White.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: February 4, 2016

 50 Moneybagg Yo

Moneybagg Yo.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: September 22, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)