List of Haitian Americans

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This is a list of notable Haitian Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.

To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Haitian American or must have references showing they are Haitian American and are notable.

Artists[edit]

  • Edmonia Lewis, sculptor who gained fame and recognition in the international fine arts world
  • Jackson Georges, painter, whose works have been on exhibit at the World Trade Art Gallery, the United Nations, and Mehu Gallery
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat, artist
  • John James Audubon, painter
  • Sacha Thébaud aka "Tebó", artist, sculptor, architect, furniture designer born in Haiti and known for encaustics in international contemporary fine art; 1934-2004

Business[edit]

Crime[edit]

  • James Rosemond, Jimmy Henchman former American businessman involved in the rap music industry and convicted drug trafficker
  • Kendall Francois, serial killer

Entertainment[edit]

Historical personalities[edit]

Lawyers[edit]

Literature[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Models[edit]

Music[edit]

Political figures[edit]

Sports[edit]

MLB[edit]

NBA/WNBA[edit]

NFL[edit]

NHL[edit]

Soccer/MLS[edit]

Other sports[edit]

Religion[edit]

Other personalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  2. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  3. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  4. ^ "Dream Builders, Dream Killers". Retrieved 30 May 2014. 
  5. ^ "The Commercial Success of Usher Raymond IV". Retrieved 30 May 2014. 
  6. ^ "Blake Griffin: no longer a rookie". Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  7. ^ "One drop rule:A guide to black celebrities". Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  8. ^ The B in NBA
  9. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  10. ^ Garcon, other NFL players worry about family in quake-stricken Haiti from NFL.COM
  11. ^ American Football - Football player of Haitian Descent playing in NFL this week from www.haitiweb.com
  12. ^ American Football - Football player of Haitian Descent playing in NFL this week from www.haitiweb.com
  13. ^ American Football - Football player of Haitian Descent playing in NFL this week from www.haitiweb.com
  14. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  15. ^ Garcon, other NFL players worry about family in quake-stricken Haiti from NFL.COM
  16. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  17. ^ American Football - Football player of Haitian Descent playing in NFL this week from www.haitiweb.com
  18. ^ Junior Galette from Foxsports.com
  19. ^ Garcon, other NFL players worry about family in quake-stricken Haiti from NFL.COM
  20. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  21. ^ Garcon, other NFL players worry about family in quake-stricken Haiti from NFL.COM
  22. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  23. ^ American Football - Football player of Haitian Descent playing in NFL this week from www.haitiweb.com
  24. ^ Garcon, other NFL players worry about family in quake-stricken Haiti from NFL.COM
  25. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  26. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM
  27. ^ NFL pledges $2.5M to aid Haiti earthquake relief efforts from NFL.COM