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.[1]

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]

Business[edit]

Culinary arts[edit]

  • Vanessa Cantave, co-founder and executive chef of the catering company Yum Yum

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]

Fashion designers[edit]

  • Fabrice Simon, award-winning artist and fashion designer, best known for his handmade beaded dresses

Historical personalities[edit]

Lawyers[edit]

Literature[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Models[edit]

Music[edit]

Political figures[edit]

Sports[edit]

MLB[edit]

NBA/WNBA[edit]

NCAA[edit]

NFL[edit]

NHL[edit]

Soccer/MLS[edit]

Other sports[edit]

Religion[edit]

Other personalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography: Permanent series, Volume 9". p. 319. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  4. ^ Jason Derulo on haitianhollywood.com
  5. ^ Jerry Duplessis on haitianhollywood.com
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  7. ^ Shepherd, John; Horn, David, eds. (2014). "Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, Volume 9: Genres: Caribbean and Latin America". p. 476. ISBN 9781441141972. Retrieved 9 June 2015. 
  8. ^ Press, ed. (11 July 2011). "The Story of Choucoune Stolen Legacy: The Ordeal of Choucoune". Haiti Sentinel. Retrieved 9 June 2015. 
  9. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  10. ^ Tony Yayo, DJ Whoo Kid, More Haitian Artists Discuss Earthquake from MTV 15 January 2010
  11. ^ http://www.kreolmagazine.com/arts-culture/spotlight/usher-an-american-superstar-with-haitian-roots/
  12. ^ Simmonds, Yussuf J. (14 October 2010). "U.S. Attorney Andre Birotte, Jr., a Prosecutor's Prosecutor". Los Angeles Sentinel. Retrieved 29 February 2015.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  13. ^ Zéphir, Flore (2004). "The Haitian Americans". p. 160. ISBN 0313322961. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  14. ^ Jeary, Patrick (2013), Highest Ranking Air Force Haitian-American is Retiring, Miami Public Social, retrieved 28 February 2015 
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  28. ^ Junior Galette from Foxsports.com
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