Most Influential Black People
The Contenders: Page 3
41 Condoleezza Rice
42 Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian American rapper / pop music artist. Nicki is most known for songs like "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe" . Her real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James Trinidad and Tobago. ...read more.
I'm all for nicki minaj and I really like her sons and voice but I can't believe it has actually cme to that she is an inspiration
43 Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye was an American singer, songwriter, and musician, and is regarded as one of the greatest singers of all time .
This man was more than just a great singer, his music was more than just a song, & he will always be cherished as a great among black men!
DESERVE SO MUCH BETTER - AndreiSK98
44 Colin Kaepernick
Colin Rand Kaepernick (born November 3, 1987) is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. Kaepernick played college football at the University of Nevada, where he was named the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Offensive Player of the Year twice. After graduating, he was selected ...read more.
45 Robert Johnson
46 Ray Charles
Raymond Charles Robinson, professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and composer.
He wrote songs that are modern classic not one musical person or person in general doesn't the late great Ray Charles
47 Graca Machel
48 Denzel Washington
Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr. is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received three Golden Globe awards, a Tony Award, and two Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for the historical war drama film Glory and Best Actor for his role as a corrupt cop in the crime thriller Training Day.
49 Nat Turner
50 Didier Drogba
Didier Yves Drogba Tébily is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Canadian Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact.
Last kick for chelsea won them the champions league... And he is a tank
51 Dr. Know
52 Julius Nyerere
He's supposed to be on top! He accepted to host a movement to free all southern Africa states from colonial leadership which many states rejected. This thing caused many conflicts between Tanzania and Portuguese of Mozambique and Boers of South Africa, but however he didn't care he gone on till the southern part of Africa was freed!
He was the very intelligent leader who inspired many people in southern part of Africa to fight for independence. being the president of Tanzania; contributed to the freedom of so many countries such as mocambique; southern and northern Rhodesias and South Africa.
53 Booker T. Washington
Absolute intellect and giant of a man in an America where equality among the races was scorned at.
54 Olusegun Obasanjo
Three time President of Nigeria.
55 Harriet Tubman
56 Miles Davis
57 Whoopi Goldberg
Caryn Elaine Johnson, known professionally by her stage name Whoopi Goldberg, is an American actress, comedian, and television host.
58 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an American retired professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers.
59 Reggie Bush
Reginald Alfred "Reggie" Bush Jr. is an American football running back who is currently on the Buffalo Bills roster.
60 Barbara Jordan