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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 21,664
3. Angela Davis70American political activist 3,524 27,600
4. Avery Brooks65American actor, director, musician, singer, and professor 2,539 29,510
5. Deborah Prothrow-StithAmerican, Business 1,186 -
6. Anna Deavere Smith63American actress, playwright and professor 1,120 45,929
7. Michael Eric Dyson55Author, professor 663 54,127
8. Henry Louis Gates63American professor 587 56,685
9. Neil deGrasse Tyson55Astrophysicist 486 74,058
10. Anthony Braxton69American musician 426 67,339
11. Toni Morrison83American novelist 426 66,983
12. Cornel West61American philosopher, scholar, public intellectual 425 66,596
13. Thomas Sowell84American economist 372 67,091
14. Marjorie Lee Browne65*American mathematician, educator 276 80,789
15. Tukufu Zuberi55American sociologist 174 88,579
16. Melissa Harris-Perry40American, Pundit 151 99,688
17. W. E. B. Du Bois95*American sociologist, historian and civil rights activist 137 124,366
18. Hamilton E. Holmes54* 120 104,007
19. Anna J. Cooper105*American educator, feminist, essayist 106 106,109
20. Susan Rice49American diplomat 64 125,502
21. Clayborne Carson70American historian 46 135,155
22. Booker T. Washington59*educator 36 173,236
23. Winona Cargile Alexander91*Sorority founder 31 159,832
24. Molefi Asante72 31 155,453
25. Marc Lamont Hill35American, Writer 27 171,347
26. Charlotte Hawkins Brown77*American educator 26 179,046
27. Farai Chideya45American journalist 25 184,495
28. Otelia Cromwell98*American, Writer 24 231,326
29. Annette Gordon-Reed55American historian 24 213,349
30. Alondra NelsonAmerican, Sociologist 22 181,864
31. John HoppsAmerican physicist 21 187,525
32. George C. Royal93American, Scientist 21 186,209
33. Jacob Carruthers73* 20 201,724
34. M.K. Asante Jr.31American writer, filmmaker and academic 20 192,771
35. Ruth Ella MooreAmerican, Biologist 20 201,597
36. William A. Massey (mathematician) 19 195,370
37. John Edgar Wideman73Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist 17 210,188
38. Sylvester James Gates63American physicist 17 240,992
39. Charlotte E. Ray60*Lawyer 17 208,145
40. St. Elmo Brady82*American, Scientist 16 214,396
41. Marvalene Hughes 16 214,616
42. William Montague CobbAmerican, Anthropologist 13 238,025
43. Elizabeth Alexander (poet)52Poet 12 249,231
44. John McWhorterPROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY; SOCIAL COMMENTATOR 11 -
45. Karin Stanford 11 264,800
46. Arlie Petters50American, Scientist 11 262,029
47. Lisa Delpit 11 279,390
48. Glenn Loury65American, Economist 11 268,466
49. Jack Ford (politician)67an American Democratic politician who served as the mayor of Toledo, Ohio 10 279,202
50. John Henrik Clarke83*American historian and writer 10 284,863
51. Cleveland Sellers69Civil rights campaigner 10 276,435
52. David BlackwellAmerican mathematician 10 -
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. Vincent Brothers 8 -
59. Kerrie HolleyResearch computer scientist 8 -
60. J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.American nuclear physicist 7 -
61. Kelly Miller (scientist)American mathematician 7 -
62. St. Clair DrakeAfrican-American sociologist 7 -
63. Bertice BerryAmerican writer and sociologist 7 -
64. Anthony Davis (composer)American composer 7 -
65. Paul Robeson Jr.American, Critic 7 -
66. Abram Lincoln HarrisEconomist, anthropologist, academic 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. Albert H. WheelerAmerican musician 5 -
80. John Wesley BlassingameAmerican, Historian 5 -
81. France Winddance TwineAmerican, Sociologist 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. Julia Evangeline BrooksAmerican, Educator 5 -
91. Janie Porter BarrettHarmon prize winner 5 -
92. Jabari AsimAmerican journalist 5 -
93. Claude SteeleAmerican psychologist 5 -
94. Patrick Francis HealyIrish, Educator 5 -
95. Leonard JeffriesAmerican academic known for black supremacist and antisemitic views 4 -
96. Roger WilkinsAmerican historian 4 -
97. Alexander Thomas AugustaAmerican Civil War surgeon 4 -
98. Leonidas Berry 4 -
99. Merze TateAmerican academic 4 -
100. Arthur J. BondAmerican, Educator 4 -
101. Edward BouchetAfrican American academic 4 -
102. Cuesta BenberryAmerican, Educator 4 -
103. James B. DudleyAmerican, Educator 4 -
104. Anne Harper Charity Hudley 4 -
105. Norman FrancisAmerican, Educator 4 -
106. Theophilus Gould StewardAmerican author, educator, clergyman 4 -
107. Roscoe GilesAmerican, Scientist 3 -
108. Archibald Grimké 3 -
109. Albert J. RaboteauAmerican academic 3 -
110. Billi GordonAmerican, Screenwriter 3 -
111. Charles L. ReasonAmerican mathematician 3 -
112. Stuart C. LordAmerican, Educator 3 -
113. Martha Louise Morrow FoxxAmerican, Educator 3 -
114. Charlene Drew JarvisAmerican politician 3 -
115. Patricia Hill CollinsAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
116. Edgar ToppinAmerican academic 3 -
117. Pheoris WestAmerican, Artist 3 -
118. Asa Grant Hilliard IIIAmerican psychologist 3 -
119. James A. HefnerAfrican American academic, economist 3 -
120. Thomas McCants StewartLiberian judge 3 -
121. Earl G. YarbroughFormer President of Savannah State University 3 -
122. Martin David JenkinsAmerican academic 3 -
123. Edsel Albert AmmonsAmerican Bishop of the United Methodist Church 3 -
124. Samuel M. Nabrit 3 -
125. Maxine Leeds CraigAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
126. Beverly Daniel TatumAmerican academic 3 -
127. N. K. JemisinAmerican, Writer 3 -
128. Wilson Jeremiah MosesAmerican, Historian 3 -
129. Ellis O. KnoxAmerican, Educator 3 -
130. Anna Easter BrownAmerican co-founder of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority 3 -
131. Charles Bennett Ray 3 -
132. Conrad WorrillAmerican activist and academic 3 -
133. Betty E. King 2 -
134. Ernest Everett JustAmerican marine biologist 2 -
135. Israel HicksAmerican, Director 2 -
136. Frank M. Snowden, Jr.American diplomat 2 -
137. Randall KennedyAmerican legal scholar 2 -
138. Houston A. Baker, Jr.American, Critic 2 -
139. Joel Augustus RogersAmerican historian 2 -
140. Laurence C. JonesAmerican, Educator 2 -
141. Maria Louise BaldwinPioneering female African American educator 2 -
142. Boyce WatkinsAmerican academic 2 -
143. Gloria Johnson-PowellAmerican physician 2 -
144. Michael K. DorseyAmerican, Educator 2 -
145. Charles R. JohnsonAmerican fiction writer, essayist, and academic 2 -
146. Edmond KellerAmerican, Educator 2 -
147. Gerald HorneAmerican, Writer 2 -
148. Lewis WoodsonAmerican academic 2 -
149. S. O. Y. KeitaAmerican, Anthropologist 2 -
150. Michelle AlexanderAmerican civil rights advocate, writer, and - as of April 2013 - associate professor of law at Ohio State University 2 -
151. Lerone Bennett, Jr. 2 -
152. John T. Wolfe Jr.President of Savannah State College 2 -
153. Carolyn MeyersAmerican, Educator 2 -
154. William Leo HansberryAmerican, Historian 2 -
155. Angela P. HarrisAmerican, Educator 2 -
156. Edgar Amos LoveFounded Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 2 -
157. Richard YarboroughAmerican academic 1 -
158. W. D. WrightAmerican academic 1 -
159. Willis J. King 1 -
160. Benjamin Arthur QuarlesAmerican historian 1 -
161. Harold ScottAmerican actor and director 1 -
162. Thelma GlassAmerican, Scientist 1 -
163. Gloria Randle ScottAmerican academic 1 -
164. Earl LewisAmerican, Educator 1 -
165. Carlton E. BrownAmerican, Educator 1 -
166. Walter E. WilliamsAmerican writer 1 -
167. Manning MarableProfessor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University 1 -
168. William Sanders ScarboroughAmerican scholar 1 -
169. Todd Boyd 1 -
170. William Julius WilsonAmerican sociologist 1 -
171. Sidney A. RibeauAmerican, Educator 1 -
172. Louise Thompson PattersonAmerican, Educator 1 -
173. Joseph L. GravesAmerican professor 1 -
174. Claudia TateAmerican literary critic 1 -
175. David Levering LewisAmerican historian 1 -
176. Victoria Gray AdamsActivist 1 -
177. James A. ColstonPresident of the Bronx Community College 1 -
178. Melvin DixonPoet, novelist, professor, translator 1 -
179. C. Eric LincolnProfessor of Religion and of Sociology 1 -
180. Mary McHenryAmerican, Educator 1 -
181. Renee A. BlakeAmerican, Scientist 1 -
182. Linda Darling-HammondAmerican, Educator 1 -
183. Lillie BurkeAmerican, Educator 1 -
184. Andrew Hugine, Jr. 1 -
185. Eileen Wilson-OyelaranAmerican academic 1 -
186. William Henry Harrison Hart - -
187. Russell L. AdamsAuthor and professor - -
188. Pearl CleageAmerican novelist - -
189. John R. Rickfordsociolinguist - -
190. Sara Lawrence-LightfootAmerican, Writer - -
191. Ernest LyonU.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia - -
192. Benjamin W. ArnettAmerican educator, minister, bishop and elected official - -
193. Katheryn Russell-BrownAmerican academic - -
194. William H. Lashgovernment official & law professor - -
195. Nathan HugginsAmerican historian - -
196. Mat JohnsonWriter - -
197. George E. Kent - -
198. Bobby Jones (academic)American academic - -
199. Dolores CrossAmerican, Educator - -
200. Scott W. WilliamsAmerican mathematician - -
201. John G. Jackson (writer)American academic - -
202. Reginald WilsonAmerican psychologist - -
203. Joseph Jewell - -
204. W. E. BennettAmerican, Scientist - -
205. Thomas C. HoltAmerican, Historian - -
206. Harold CruseAmerican, Educator - -
207. Herb BoydJournalist - -
208. William SpriggsAmerican, Economist - -
209. Dayo Gore - -
210. Horace Mann Bond - -
211. John Hope FranklinAmerican, Historian - -
212. Jason A. Johnson - -
213. Johnnetta B. ColeAmerican, Educator - -
214. Michael Lomax - -
215. Sharon SuttonAmerican architect - -
216. Gerald EarlyAmerican poet - -
217. Michael V. DrakeAmerican, Scientist - -
218. John W. E. Bowen, Sr. - -
219. T. J. BryanAmerican, Educator - -
220. Nathan A. Scott, Jr.American literary critic - -
* deceased (age at death)

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