Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With O

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with O. The list includes people like Oprah Winfrey, Otis Redding, Octavia Butler, Odell Beckham Jr., Orlando Brown and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include actors, football players, american football players and lyricists & songwriters. This list of black celebrities whose names start with O includes people from United States, Nigeria, Niger, Senegal 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 Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey
Famous As: Media proprietor
Birthdate: January 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 2 Octavia Spencer

Octavia Spencer
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 25, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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 3 Omar Sy

Omar Sy
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Trappes, France
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 4 Otis Redding

Otis Redding
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 9, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dawson, Georgia, U.S.
Died: December 10, 1967
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 5 Octavia Butler

Octavia Butler
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science Fiction Writer
Birthdate: June 22, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States
Died: February 24, 2006

 6 Osita Iheme

Osita Iheme
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 20, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Abia State
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 7 Odell Beckham Jr.

Odell Beckham Jr.
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Wide Receiver
Birthdate: November 5, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 8 Orlando Brown

Orlando Brown
Famous As: Actor, Voice Actor, Singer
Birthdate: December 4, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 9 Orlando Jones

Orlando Jones
Famous As: Comedians
Birthdate: April 10, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 10 Oliver McCall

Oliver McCall
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: April 21, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 11 Obafemi Martins

Obafemi Martins
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 28, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lagos

 12 Odion Ighalo

Odion Ighalo
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Nigerian footballer
Birthdate: June 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lagos
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 13 Omar al-Bashir

Omar al-Bashir
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Sudan
Birthdate: January 1, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hosh Bannaga, Sudan

 14 Olusegun Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Nigeria
Birthdate: March 5, 1937
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Abeokuta, British Nigeria
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 15 Omar Benson Miller

Omar Benson Miller
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 16 Olaudah Equiano

Olaudah Equiano
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Anti Slavery Activist
Birthdate: 1745 AD
Birthplace: Igboland
Died: March 31, 1797
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 17 Omarosa Manigault

Omarosa Manigault
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writers
Birthdate: February 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 Obba Babatundé

Obba Babatundé
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 1, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jamaica, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 19 Oliver Tambo

Oliver Tambo
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 27, 1917
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mbizana Local Municipality
Died: April 24, 1993

 20 Obafemi Awolowo

Obafemi Awolowo
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: March 6, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ikenne, Western Region, British Nigeria
Died: May 9, 1987
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 21 Orlando Pace

Orlando Pace
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sandusky, Ohio, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 22 Osi Umenyiora

Osi Umenyiora
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 16, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 23 Oumar Niasse

Oumar Niasse
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Senegalese footballer
Birthdate: April 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ouakam
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 Obi Melifonwu

Obi Melifonwu
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: April 5, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 25 Osiris Williams

Osiris Williams
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper, R&B Artist
Birthdate: September 7, 1998
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida

 26 Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lagos
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 Oscar Micheaux

Oscar Micheaux
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 2, 1884
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Metropolis, Illinois, United States
Died: March 25, 1951

 28 Omar Bongo

Omar Bongo
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Gabonese Politician
Birthdate: December 30, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bongoville
Died: June 8, 2009

 29 Orlando Jordan

Orlando Jordan
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: April 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Salem, New Jersey, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 30 Oluchi Onweagba

Oluchi
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Model
Birthdate: August 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 31 Orlando Scandrick

Orlando Scandrick
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: February 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 32 Orlando Cepeda

Orlando Cepeda
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: September 17, 1937
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ponce, Puerto Rico
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 33 Ousmane Sembène

Ousmane Sembène
Famous As: Senegalese film director
Birthdate: January 1, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ziguinchor, Casamance, Senegal
Died: June 9, 2007

 34 Obie Benson

Obie Benson
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 14, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Died: July 1, 2005

 35 Otis Blackwell

Otis Blackwell
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Songwriter
Birthdate: February 16, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 6, 2002

 36 Oritsé Williams

Oritsé Williams
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 27, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: West End of London

 37 Oumou Sangaré

Oumou Sangaré
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: February 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bamako, Mali
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 38 Orlando Franklin

Orlando Franklin
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: December 16, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 39 Otis Boykin

Otis Boykin
Famous As: American inventor
Birthdate: August 29, 1920
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: March 13, 1982

 40 Odyssey Sims

Odyssey Sims
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 13, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Irving, Texas, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 41 Ola Rotimi

Ola Rotimi
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright
Birthdate: April 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ilesa, Nigeria
Died: August 18, 2000

 42 Oscar Cicero Brown, Jr.

Oscar Cicero Brown, Jr.
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 10, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 29, 2005

 43 Okwui Enwezor

Okwui Enwezor
Famous As: Curator
Birthdate: October 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Calabar, Nigeria
Died: March 15, 2019

 44 Olga Souza

Olga Souza
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 16, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro

 45 Olarenwaju Kayode

Olarenwaju Kayode
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Nigerian footballer
Birthdate: May 8, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ibadan
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 46 Okot p'Bitek

Okot p'Bitek
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: June 7, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Gulu, Uganda
Died: July 20, 1982

 47 Otis Clay

Otis Clay
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 11, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Waxhaw, Mississippi, United States
Died: January 8, 2016

 48 Olivia Washington

Olivia Washington
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 10, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 49 Ogbonnaya Onu

Ogbonnaya Onu
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 1, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Abia State

 50 Ogbonnia Okoronkwo

Ogbonnia Okoronkwo
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: April 24, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)