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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 27,601
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 54,131
8. Henry Louis Gates63American professor 587 56,687
9. Neil deGrasse Tyson55Astrophysicist 486 74,065
10. Anthony Braxton69American musician 426 67,344
11. Toni Morrison83American novelist 426 66,988
12. Cornel West61American philosopher, scholar, public intellectual 425 66,600
13. Thomas Sowell84American economist 372 67,096
14. Marjorie Lee Browne65*American mathematician, educator 276 80,797
15. Tukufu Zuberi55American sociologist 174 88,587
16. Melissa Harris-Perry40American, Pundit 151 99,698
17. W. E. B. Du Bois95*American sociologist, historian and civil rights activist 137 124,379
18. Hamilton E. Holmes54* 120 104,017
19. Anna J. Cooper105*American educator, feminist, essayist 106 106,119
20. Susan Rice49American diplomat 64 125,515
21. Clayborne Carson70American historian 46 135,173
22. Booker T. Washington59*educator 36 173,263
23. Molefi Asante71 31 155,474
24. Winona Cargile Alexander91*Sorority founder 31 159,852
25. Marc Lamont Hill35American, Writer 27 171,374
26. Charlotte Hawkins Brown77*American educator 26 179,073
27. Farai Chideya45American journalist 25 184,525
28. Annette Gordon-Reed55American historian 24 213,385
29. Otelia Cromwell98*American, Writer 24 231,363
30. Alondra NelsonAmerican, Sociologist 22 181,893
31. John HoppsAmerican physicist 21 187,555
32. George C. Royal92American, Scientist 21 186,239
33. Jacob Carruthers73* 20 201,756
34. M.K. Asante Jr.31American writer, filmmaker and academic 20 192,800
35. Ruth Ella MooreAmerican, Biologist 20 201,629
36. William A. Massey (mathematician) 19 195,400
37. Sylvester James Gates63American physicist 17 241,032
38. Charlotte E. Ray60*Lawyer 17 208,180
39. John Edgar Wideman73Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist 17 210,223
40. Marvalene Hughes 16 214,651
41. St. Elmo Brady82*American, Scientist 16 214,431
42. William Montague CobbAmerican, Anthropologist 13 238,064
43. Elizabeth Alexander (poet)52Poet 12 249,273
44. Karin Stanford 11 264,845
45. Arlie Petters50American, Scientist 11 262,074
46. Lisa Delpit 11 279,434
47. Glenn Loury65American, Economist 11 268,511
48. John McWhorterPROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY; SOCIAL COMMENTATOR 11 -
49. Cleveland Sellers69Civil rights campaigner 10 276,479
50. David BlackwellAmerican mathematician 10 -
51. Jack Ford (politician)67an American Democratic politician who served as the mayor of Toledo, Ohio 10 279,246
52. John Henrik Clarke83*American historian and writer 10 284,907
53. Robert HaydenAmerican, Writer 9 -
54. Ruth SimmonsAmerican academic 9 -
55. Andrew BrimmerAmerican, Economist 9 -
56. Beulah BurkeAmerican, Educator 9 -
57. Priscilla SladeAmerican, Educator 9 -
58. Vincent Brothers 8 -
59. Kerrie HolleyResearch computer scientist 8 -
60. Abram Lincoln HarrisEconomist, anthropologist, academic 7 -
61. Anthony Davis (composer)American composer 7 -
62. Kelly Miller (scientist)American mathematician 7 -
63. Paul Robeson Jr.American, Critic 7 -
64. J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.American nuclear physicist 7 -
65. St. Clair DrakeAfrican-American sociologist 7 -
66. Bertice BerryAmerican writer and sociologist 7 -
67. John OgbuAmerican, Scientist 6 -
68. Lani GuinierAmerican, Educator 6 -
69. Na'im AkbarPsychologist 6 -
70. Sidney A. McPheeAmerican, Educator 6 -
71. Winston C. DobyAmerican, Educator 6 -
72. Shelby SteeleAmerican academic 6 -
73. Bobby William AustinAmerican, Sociologist 6 -
74. Gloria Ladson-Billings 6 -
75. Charles Henry Turner (zoologist)American zoologist 6 -
76. Nellie Y. McKayAfrican-American studies scholar 6 -
77. Nelson W. WinbushBlack member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans 6 -
78. Percy Lavon JulianAfrican-American chemist 6 -
79. Claude SteeleAmerican psychologist 5 -
80. Patrick Francis HealyIrish, Educator 5 -
81. Albert H. WheelerAmerican musician 5 -
82. Alvin F. PoussaintAuthor, professor, psychiatrist 5 -
83. John Wesley BlassingameAmerican, Historian 5 -
84. Emmett J. Rice 5 -
85. Drew S. Days, III 5 -
86. Jabari AsimAmerican journalist 5 -
87. Fannie Barrier Williams 5 -
88. ZerNona Black 5 -
89. Mordecai Wyatt JohnsonPresident of Howard University 5 -
90. Marion MannUnited States general 5 -
91. France Winddance TwineAmerican, Sociologist 5 -
92. Julia Evangeline BrooksAmerican, Educator 5 -
93. Janie Porter BarrettHarmon prize winner 5 -
94. Edward Jones-ImhotepAmerican, Philosopher 5 -
95. Arthur J. BondAmerican, Educator 4 -
96. Alexander Thomas AugustaAmerican Civil War surgeon 4 -
97. Cuesta BenberryAmerican, Educator 4 -
98. Merze TateAmerican academic 4 -
99. Norman FrancisAmerican, Educator 4 -
100. Edward BouchetAfrican American academic 4 -
101. Roger WilkinsAmerican historian 4 -
102. James B. DudleyAmerican, Educator 4 -
103. Anne Harper Charity Hudley 4 -
104. Leonidas Berry 4 -
105. Theophilus Gould StewardAmerican author, educator, clergyman 4 -
106. Leonard JeffriesAmerican academic known for black supremacist and antisemitic views 4 -
107. Patricia Hill CollinsAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
108. Maxine Leeds CraigAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
109. Pheoris WestAmerican, Artist 3 -
110. Asa Grant Hilliard IIIAmerican psychologist 3 -
111. Thomas McCants StewartLiberian judge 3 -
112. Earl G. YarbroughFormer President of Savannah State University 3 -
113. Martin David JenkinsAmerican academic 3 -
114. Charles Bennett Ray 3 -
115. Edsel Albert AmmonsAmerican Bishop of the United Methodist Church 3 -
116. Samuel M. Nabrit 3 -
117. Beverly Daniel TatumAmerican academic 3 -
118. N. K. JemisinAmerican, Writer 3 -
119. Wilson Jeremiah MosesAmerican, Historian 3 -
120. Billi GordonAmerican, Screenwriter 3 -
121. Ellis O. KnoxAmerican, Educator 3 -
122. Anna Easter BrownAmerican co-founder of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority 3 -
123. Martha Louise Morrow FoxxAmerican, Educator 3 -
124. Conrad WorrillAmerican activist and academic 3 -
125. Roscoe GilesAmerican, Scientist 3 -
126. Edgar ToppinAmerican academic 3 -
127. Archibald Grimké 3 -
128. Albert J. RaboteauAmerican academic 3 -
129. James A. HefnerAfrican American academic, economist 3 -
130. Charles L. ReasonAmerican mathematician 3 -
131. Stuart C. LordAmerican, Educator 3 -
132. Charlene Drew JarvisAmerican politician 3 -
133. Angela P. HarrisAmerican, Educator 2 -
134. Houston A. Baker, Jr.American, Critic 2 -
135. Ernest Everett JustAmerican marine biologist 2 -
136. Laurence C. JonesAmerican, Educator 2 -
137. Maria Louise BaldwinPioneering female African American educator 2 -
138. Randall KennedyAmerican legal scholar 2 -
139. Gloria Johnson-PowellAmerican physician 2 -
140. Joel Augustus RogersAmerican historian 2 -
141. Charles R. JohnsonAmerican fiction writer, essayist, and academic 2 -
142. Edmond KellerAmerican, Educator 2 -
143. Boyce WatkinsAmerican academic 2 -
144. Lewis WoodsonAmerican academic 2 -
145. Michael K. DorseyAmerican, Educator 2 -
146. Michelle AlexanderAmerican civil rights advocate, writer, and - as of April 2013 - associate professor of law at Ohio State University 2 -
147. Lerone Bennett, Jr. 2 -
148. Gerald HorneAmerican, Writer 2 -
149. Carolyn MeyersAmerican, Educator 2 -
150. S. O. Y. KeitaAmerican, Anthropologist 2 -
151. Edgar Amos LoveFounded Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 2 -
152. Betty E. King 2 -
153. John T. Wolfe Jr.President of Savannah State College 2 -
154. Israel HicksAmerican, Director 2 -
155. Frank M. Snowden, Jr.American diplomat 2 -
156. William Leo HansberryAmerican, Historian 2 -
157. Gloria Randle ScottAmerican academic 1 -
158. Claudia TateAmerican literary critic 1 -
159. David Levering LewisAmerican historian 1 -
160. Walter E. WilliamsAmerican writer 1 -
161. James A. ColstonPresident of the Bronx Community College 1 -
162. Melvin DixonPoet, novelist, professor, translator 1 -
163. C. Eric LincolnProfessor of Religion and of Sociology 1 -
164. William Julius WilsonAmerican sociologist 1 -
165. Mary McHenryAmerican, Educator 1 -
166. Renee A. BlakeAmerican, Scientist 1 -
167. Joseph L. GravesAmerican professor 1 -
168. Lillie BurkeAmerican, Educator 1 -
169. Andrew Hugine, Jr. 1 -
170. Eileen Wilson-OyelaranAmerican academic 1 -
171. Victoria Gray AdamsActivist 1 -
172. Richard YarboroughAmerican academic 1 -
173. W. D. WrightAmerican academic 1 -
174. Benjamin Arthur QuarlesAmerican historian 1 -
175. Harold ScottAmerican actor and director 1 -
176. Thelma GlassAmerican, Scientist 1 -
177. Linda Darling-HammondAmerican, Educator 1 -
178. Earl LewisAmerican, Educator 1 -
179. Carlton E. BrownAmerican, Educator 1 -
180. Manning MarableProfessor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University 1 -
181. William Sanders ScarboroughAmerican scholar 1 -
182. Todd Boyd 1 -
183. Willis J. King 1 -
184. Sidney A. RibeauAmerican, Educator 1 -
185. Louise Thompson PattersonAmerican, Educator 1 -
186. Nathan A. Scott, Jr.American literary critic - -
187. William Henry Harrison Hart - -
188. Russell L. AdamsAuthor and professor - -
189. Dolores CrossAmerican, Educator - -
190. John R. Rickfordsociolinguist - -
191. Sara Lawrence-LightfootAmerican, Writer - -
192. Ernest LyonU.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia - -
193. Joseph Jewell - -
194. Katheryn Russell-BrownAmerican academic - -
195. William H. Lashgovernment official & law professor - -
196. Herb BoydJournalist - -
197. Mat JohnsonWriter - -
198. George E. Kent - -
199. Bobby Jones (academic)American academic - -
200. John Hope FranklinAmerican, Historian - -
201. Scott W. WilliamsAmerican mathematician - -
202. John G. Jackson (writer)American academic - -
203. Reginald WilsonAmerican psychologist - -
204. Sharon SuttonAmerican architect - -
205. W. E. BennettAmerican, Scientist - -
206. Thomas C. HoltAmerican, Historian - -
207. Harold CruseAmerican, Educator - -
208. T. J. BryanAmerican, Educator - -
209. William SpriggsAmerican, Economist - -
210. Dayo Gore - -
211. Horace Mann Bond - -
212. Pearl CleageAmerican novelist - -
213. Jason A. Johnson - -
214. Johnnetta B. ColeAmerican, Educator - -
215. Michael Lomax - -
216. Benjamin W. ArnettAmerican educator, minister, bishop and elected official - -
217. Gerald EarlyAmerican poet - -
218. Michael V. DrakeAmerican, Scientist - -
219. John W. E. Bowen, Sr. - -
220. Nathan HugginsAmerican historian - -
* deceased (age at death)

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