Precious asked in TravelCaribbeanBahamas · 1 decade ago

can you name some people from Bahamas that are famous?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Wendy Coakley-Thompson, writer

    Tee Corinne, artist and gay right activist

    Jimmy Curry, producer and director

    Lenny Kravitz, musician

    Sidney Poitier, actor

    Al Roker, meteorologist and television personality

    Roxie Roker, actress

    Esther Rolle, actress

    Joanne Smith, model

    Persia White, actress and singer

    Kimbo Slice, Mixed Martial Arts fighter

    Tony McKay "Exuma the Obeah Man" Musician, Performer, Artist;

    Sir Sidney Poitier, Actor and Ambassador.

    Shakara Ledard, Super Model.

    Sir Lynden Pindling, former Prime Minister

    Debbie Ferguson, Bahamian Olympian and sprint athlete.

    "King" Eric Gibson is a Bahamian musician and entrepreneur. He is also the semi-official Ambassador of Bahamian Goodwill.

    Priscilla Rollins, Entertainer, recording artist

    John "Chippie" Chipman, A local folk hero, widely known and credited for making goatskin and sheep skin drums. It is estimated that alone he made some four (4,000) thousand drums a year.

    Baha Men, Bahamian singing group.

    Roxie Roker, actress known for role on the TV series The Jeffersons

    Lenny Kravitz, rock and roller, and son of Roxie Roker.

    Kimbo Slice, streetfighter turned mixed martial artist.

    Mychal Thompson, former NBA player for the Portland Trail Blazers and the Los Angeles Lakers aka "Sweet Bells"

    Wendy Coakley-Thompson, author of Back to Life (novel) and What You Won't Do For Love

    Mark Knowles, Bahamian Professional tennis player

    Rick Fox, Bahamian Professional basketball player, Los Angeles Lakers

    Persia White, Bahamian actress, UPN's Girlfriends

    Myles Munroe, internationally known Bahamian televangelist

    George Symonette, Father of Bahamian Calypso, composer and pianist.

    Tonique Williams-Darling, 2004 Olympic gold medalist (400 m), 2005 IAAF World Champion, she split the Golden League - Million Dollar Jackpot ($500,000) by winning 8 consecutive 400m events in the championship series. Bahamas Government honour the Olympic and World Champion; by naming a major highway the "Tonique Williams-Darling Highway".

    Cara Saunders, Junior National Bahamian Track and Field Medalist

    Orlando "Landlord" Francis, Bahamian reggae artist

    Cuca Gilber Comedian

    Joshua DelaRouse Basketball Player

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Famous Bahamians

    ▪ Tony McKay "Exuma the Obeah Man" Musician, Performer, Artist;

    ▪ Sir Sidney Poitier, Actor and Ambassador.

    ▪ Shakara Ledard, Super Model.

    ▪ Sir Lynden Pindling, former Prime Minister

    ▪ Debbie Ferguson, Bahamian Olympian and sprint athlete.

    ▪ "King" Eric Gibson is a Bahamian musician and entrepreneur. He is also the semi-official Ambassador of Bahamian Goodwill.

    ▪ Priscilla Rollins, Entertainer, recording artist

    ▪ John "Chippie" Chipman, A local folk hero, widely known and credited for making goatskin and sheep skin drums. It is estimated that alone he made some four (4,000) thousand drums a year.

    ▪ Baha Men, Bahamian singing group.

    ▪ Roxie Roker, actress known for role on the TV series The Jeffersons

    ▪ Lenny Kravitz, rock and roller, and son of Roxie Roker.

    ▪ Kimbo Slice, streetfighter turned mixed martial artist.

    ▪ Mychal Thompson, former NBA player for the Portland Trail Blazers and the Los Angeles Lakers aka "Sweet Bells"

    ▪ Wendy Coakley-Thompson, author of Back to Life (novel) and What You Won't Do For Love

    ▪ Mark Knowles, Bahamian Professional tennis player

    ▪ Rick Fox, Bahamian Professional basketball player, Los Angeles Lakers

    ▪ Persia White, Bahamian actress, UPN's Girlfriends

    ▪ Myles Munroe, internationally known Bahamian televangelist

    ▪ George Symonette, Father of Bahamian Calypso, composer and pianist.

    ▪ Tonique Williams-Darling, 2004 Olympic gold medalist (400 m), 2005 IAAF World Champion, she split the Golden League - Million Dollar Jackpot ($500,000) by winning 8 consecutive 400m events in the championship series. Bahamas Government honour the Olympic and World Champion; by naming a major highway the "Tonique Williams-Darling Highway".

    ▪ Cara Saunders, Junior National Bahamian Track and Field Medalist

    ▪ Orlando "Landlord" Francis, Bahamian reggae artist

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Lenny Kravitz, the Baha Men, Sidney Poitier, Rick Fox-former LA Lakers Star, Kimbo Slice-MMA fighter,

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    4 years ago
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