upload image

African-American Athletes

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Date: [unknown] [unknown]
Location: [unknown]
Surnames/tags: black_heritage african_american
This page has been accessed 507 times.

This page is a list of notable Black American athletes in various sports and events.


Contents

Baseball Stars

See First African-American Players in Major League Baseball

Basketball Stars

Boxing

  • Muhammad Ali
  • John Arthur "Jack" Johnson
  • Henry Armstrong
  • Joe Louis
  • Sugar Ray Robinson
  • Joe Gans

Cycling

Football Stars

Golf Stars

Motor sports

Olympics

Tennis Stars

Track and Field





Collaboration
  • Login to edit this profile and add images.
  • Private Messages: Contact the Profile Managers privately: Emma MacBeath and US Black Heritage Project WikiTree. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)


Comments: 2

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.
Will track and field ever become a category for this project?
posted by M. E. Beckett
Hi M.E., I just added the category. This page is still in the brainstorming stage (we're trying to make a large list of as many notable athletes as we can). We will likely move some of these categories to their own pages as we get a larger number. Please feel free to edit and add to these lists. We welcome help. Thanks! Emma