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Below you will find our complete list of African-American academics - there are currently 220 records in this list.
# Celebrity AgeDescription Views Rank
1. Condoleezza Rice59American Republican politician; U.S. Secretary of State; political scientist 56,332 3,295
2. James Baldwin63*American writer, novelist 4,415 21,666
3. Angela Davis70American political activist 3,524 27,600
4. Avery Brooks65American actor, director, musician, singer, and professor 2,539 29,512
5. Deborah Prothrow-StithAmerican, Business 1,186 -
6. Anna Deavere Smith63American actress, playwright and professor 1,120 45,931
7. Michael Eric Dyson55Author, professor 663 54,132
8. Henry Louis Gates63American professor 587 56,689
9. Neil deGrasse Tyson55Astrophysicist 486 74,069
10. Anthony Braxton69American musician 426 67,347
11. Toni Morrison83American novelist 426 66,991
12. Cornel West61American philosopher, scholar, public intellectual 425 66,603
13. Thomas Sowell83American economist 372 67,099
14. Marjorie Lee Browne65*American mathematician, educator 276 80,800
15. Tukufu Zuberi55American sociologist 174 88,592
16. Melissa Harris-Perry40American, Pundit 151 99,702
17. W. E. B. Du Bois95*American sociologist, historian and civil rights activist 137 124,386
18. Hamilton E. Holmes54* 120 104,022
19. Anna J. Cooper105*American educator, feminist, essayist 106 106,124
20. Susan Rice49American diplomat 64 125,522
21. Clayborne Carson70American historian 46 135,179
22. Booker T. Washington59*educator 36 173,271
23. Molefi Asante71 31 155,482
24. Winona Cargile Alexander91*Sorority founder 31 159,860
25. Marc Lamont Hill35American, Writer 27 171,382
26. Charlotte Hawkins Brown77*American educator 26 179,081
27. Farai Chideya45American journalist 25 184,534
28. Annette Gordon-Reed55American historian 24 213,396
29. Otelia Cromwell98*American, Writer 24 231,375
30. Alondra NelsonAmerican, Sociologist 22 181,901
31. George C. Royal92American, Scientist 21 186,249
32. John HoppsAmerican physicist 21 187,566
33. Jacob Carruthers73* 20 201,768
34. M.K. Asante Jr.31American writer, filmmaker and academic 20 192,812
35. Ruth Ella MooreAmerican, Biologist 20 201,641
36. William A. Massey (mathematician) 19 195,412
37. John Edgar Wideman73Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist 17 210,234
38. Sylvester James Gates63American physicist 17 241,044
39. Charlotte E. Ray60*Lawyer 17 208,192
40. Marvalene Hughes 16 214,662
41. St. Elmo Brady82*American, Scientist 16 214,442
42. William Montague CobbAmerican, Anthropologist 13 238,076
43. Elizabeth Alexander (poet)52Poet 12 249,285
44. Glenn Loury65American, Economist 11 268,524
45. John McWhorterPROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY; SOCIAL COMMENTATOR 11 -
46. Karin Stanford 11 264,858
47. Arlie Petters50American, Scientist 11 262,087
48. Lisa Delpit 11 279,447
49. David BlackwellAmerican mathematician 10 -
50. Jack Ford (politician)67an American Democratic politician who served as the mayor of Toledo, Ohio 10 279,259
51. John Henrik Clarke83*American historian and writer 10 284,920
52. Cleveland Sellers69Civil rights campaigner 10 276,492
53. Priscilla SladeAmerican, Educator 9 -
54. Robert HaydenAmerican, Writer 9 -
55. Ruth SimmonsAmerican academic 9 -
56. Andrew BrimmerAmerican, Economist 9 -
57. Beulah BurkeAmerican, Educator 9 -
58. Kerrie HolleyResearch computer scientist 8 -
59. Vincent Brothers 8 -
60. Paul Robeson Jr.American, Critic 7 -
61. Abram Lincoln HarrisEconomist, anthropologist, academic 7 -
62. J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.American nuclear physicist 7 -
63. Kelly Miller (scientist)American mathematician 7 -
64. St. Clair DrakeAfrican-American sociologist 7 -
65. Bertice BerryAmerican writer and sociologist 7 -
66. Anthony Davis (composer)American composer 7 -
67. Gloria Ladson-Billings 6 -
68. Charles Henry Turner (zoologist)American zoologist 6 -
69. Nellie Y. McKayAfrican-American studies scholar 6 -
70. Nelson W. WinbushBlack member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans 6 -
71. Percy Lavon JulianAfrican-American chemist 6 -
72. John OgbuAmerican, Scientist 6 -
73. Lani GuinierAmerican, Educator 6 -
74. Na'im AkbarPsychologist 6 -
75. Sidney A. McPheeAmerican, Educator 6 -
76. Winston C. DobyAmerican, Educator 6 -
77. Shelby SteeleAmerican academic 6 -
78. Bobby William AustinAmerican, Sociologist 6 -
79. Patrick Francis HealyIrish, Educator 5 -
80. Albert H. WheelerAmerican musician 5 -
81. John Wesley BlassingameAmerican, Historian 5 -
82. Emmett J. Rice 5 -
83. Drew S. Days, III 5 -
84. Fannie Barrier Williams 5 -
85. Edward Jones-ImhotepAmerican, Philosopher 5 -
86. ZerNona Black 5 -
87. Mordecai Wyatt JohnsonPresident of Howard University 5 -
88. Marion MannUnited States general 5 -
89. Alvin F. PoussaintAuthor, professor, psychiatrist 5 -
90. France Winddance TwineAmerican, Sociologist 5 -
91. Julia Evangeline BrooksAmerican, Educator 5 -
92. Janie Porter BarrettHarmon prize winner 5 -
93. Jabari AsimAmerican journalist 5 -
94. Claude SteeleAmerican psychologist 5 -
95. Theophilus Gould StewardAmerican author, educator, clergyman 4 -
96. Leonard JeffriesAmerican academic known for black supremacist and antisemitic views 4 -
97. Roger WilkinsAmerican historian 4 -
98. Alexander Thomas AugustaAmerican Civil War surgeon 4 -
99. Cuesta BenberryAmerican, Educator 4 -
100. Leonidas Berry 4 -
101. Merze TateAmerican academic 4 -
102. Arthur J. BondAmerican, Educator 4 -
103. Edward BouchetAfrican American academic 4 -
104. James B. DudleyAmerican, Educator 4 -
105. Anne Harper Charity Hudley 4 -
106. Norman FrancisAmerican, Educator 4 -
107. Charles Bennett Ray 3 -
108. Martha Louise Morrow FoxxAmerican, Educator 3 -
109. Conrad WorrillAmerican activist and academic 3 -
110. Roscoe GilesAmerican, Scientist 3 -
111. Archibald Grimké 3 -
112. Albert J. RaboteauAmerican academic 3 -
113. Billi GordonAmerican, Screenwriter 3 -
114. Charles L. ReasonAmerican mathematician 3 -
115. Stuart C. LordAmerican, Educator 3 -
116. Charlene Drew JarvisAmerican politician 3 -
117. Patricia Hill CollinsAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
118. Edgar ToppinAmerican academic 3 -
119. Pheoris WestAmerican, Artist 3 -
120. Asa Grant Hilliard IIIAmerican psychologist 3 -
121. James A. HefnerAfrican American academic, economist 3 -
122. Thomas McCants StewartLiberian judge 3 -
123. Earl G. YarbroughFormer President of Savannah State University 3 -
124. Martin David JenkinsAmerican academic 3 -
125. Edsel Albert AmmonsAmerican Bishop of the United Methodist Church 3 -
126. Samuel M. Nabrit 3 -
127. Maxine Leeds CraigAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
128. Beverly Daniel TatumAmerican academic 3 -
129. N. K. JemisinAmerican, Writer 3 -
130. Wilson Jeremiah MosesAmerican, Historian 3 -
131. Ellis O. KnoxAmerican, Educator 3 -
132. Anna Easter BrownAmerican co-founder of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority 3 -
133. Frank M. Snowden, Jr.American diplomat 2 -
134. Angela P. HarrisAmerican, Educator 2 -
135. Houston A. Baker, Jr.American, Critic 2 -
136. Joel Augustus RogersAmerican historian 2 -
137. Laurence C. JonesAmerican, Educator 2 -
138. Maria Louise BaldwinPioneering female African American educator 2 -
139. Boyce WatkinsAmerican academic 2 -
140. Randall KennedyAmerican legal scholar 2 -
141. Gloria Johnson-PowellAmerican physician 2 -
142. Michael K. DorseyAmerican, Educator 2 -
143. Charles R. JohnsonAmerican fiction writer, essayist, and academic 2 -
144. Edmond KellerAmerican, Educator 2 -
145. Gerald HorneAmerican, Writer 2 -
146. Lewis WoodsonAmerican academic 2 -
147. S. O. Y. KeitaAmerican, Anthropologist 2 -
148. Michelle AlexanderAmerican civil rights advocate, writer, and - as of April 2013 - associate professor of law at Ohio State University 2 -
149. Lerone Bennett, Jr. 2 -
150. John T. Wolfe Jr.President of Savannah State College 2 -
151. Carolyn MeyersAmerican, Educator 2 -
152. William Leo HansberryAmerican, Historian 2 -
153. Edgar Amos LoveFounded Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 2 -
154. Betty E. King 2 -
155. Ernest Everett JustAmerican marine biologist 2 -
156. Israel HicksAmerican, Director 2 -
157. William Sanders ScarboroughAmerican scholar 1 -
158. Todd Boyd 1 -
159. Sidney A. RibeauAmerican, Educator 1 -
160. Louise Thompson PattersonAmerican, Educator 1 -
161. Joseph L. GravesAmerican professor 1 -
162. Gloria Randle ScottAmerican academic 1 -
163. Claudia TateAmerican literary critic 1 -
164. David Levering LewisAmerican historian 1 -
165. James A. ColstonPresident of the Bronx Community College 1 -
166. Melvin DixonPoet, novelist, professor, translator 1 -
167. C. Eric LincolnProfessor of Religion and of Sociology 1 -
168. William Julius WilsonAmerican sociologist 1 -
169. Mary McHenryAmerican, Educator 1 -
170. Renee A. BlakeAmerican, Scientist 1 -
171. Linda Darling-HammondAmerican, Educator 1 -
172. Lillie BurkeAmerican, Educator 1 -
173. Andrew Hugine, Jr. 1 -
174. Eileen Wilson-OyelaranAmerican academic 1 -
175. Victoria Gray AdamsActivist 1 -
176. Richard YarboroughAmerican academic 1 -
177. W. D. WrightAmerican academic 1 -
178. Willis J. King 1 -
179. Benjamin Arthur QuarlesAmerican historian 1 -
180. Harold ScottAmerican actor and director 1 -
181. Thelma GlassAmerican, Scientist 1 -
182. Earl LewisAmerican, Educator 1 -
183. Carlton E. BrownAmerican, Educator 1 -
184. Walter E. WilliamsAmerican writer 1 -
185. Manning MarableProfessor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University 1 -
186. Sara Lawrence-LightfootAmerican, Writer - -
187. Ernest LyonU.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia - -
188. Benjamin W. ArnettAmerican educator, minister, bishop and elected official - -
189. Joseph Jewell - -
190. Katheryn Russell-BrownAmerican academic - -
191. William H. Lashgovernment official & law professor - -
192. Nathan HugginsAmerican historian - -
193. Mat JohnsonWriter - -
194. George E. Kent - -
195. Bobby Jones (academic)American academic - -
196. Dolores CrossAmerican, Educator - -
197. John Hope FranklinAmerican, Historian - -
198. Scott W. WilliamsAmerican mathematician - -
199. John G. Jackson (writer)American academic - -
200. Reginald WilsonAmerican psychologist - -
201. W. E. BennettAmerican, Scientist - -
202. Thomas C. HoltAmerican, Historian - -
203. Harold CruseAmerican, Educator - -
204. Herb BoydJournalist - -
205. William SpriggsAmerican, Economist - -
206. Dayo Gore - -
207. Horace Mann Bond - -
208. Jason A. Johnson - -
209. Johnnetta B. ColeAmerican, Educator - -
210. Michael Lomax - -
211. Sharon SuttonAmerican architect - -
212. Gerald EarlyAmerican poet - -
213. Michael V. DrakeAmerican, Scientist - -
214. John W. E. Bowen, Sr. - -
215. T. J. BryanAmerican, Educator - -
216. Nathan A. Scott, Jr.American literary critic - -
217. William Henry Harrison Hart - -
218. Russell L. AdamsAuthor and professor - -
219. Pearl CleageAmerican novelist - -
220. John R. Rickfordsociolinguist - -
* deceased (age at death)

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