1 Jimi Hendrix - Rock Music
Jimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated ...read more.
B.B king is the only other black guitarist in the top ten on the best guitarists list and he played blues. - Powell
2 Michael Jackson - Pop Music
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 500,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop (a title given to him by Elizabeth Taylor) or under ...read more.
3 Jackie Robinson - Baseball
Jack Roosevelt Robinson was an American professional baseball player who became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era.
4 Oprah Winfrey - American Television Talk Shows
Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
5 Barack Obama - American Politics
He's actually half white and half black. Therefore, he is not a black person, but a biracial person.
Successful in becoming a president. - ParasN2000
6 Tiger Woods - Golf
Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time.
7 Willie Mays - Baseball
8 Pelé - English Football (Soccer)
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as "Pelé", is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a forward. He is one of the best players in football, hence why he's nicknamed the "king of football".
9 Janet Jackson - Pop Music
Janet Jackson is a singer and dancer who is well known for her sexually graphic records, iconic performances, and slightly weak voice. She is regarded as a sex symbol through her songs and videos.
10 Arsenio Hall - American Television Talk Shows