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List of famous people from Grenada, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Grenada, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Grenada you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Grenada, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

With people ranging from Andre Fletcher to Louise Little, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Grenada?" or "Which celebrities were born in Grenada?" then this list is a great resource for you.

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Bernard Coard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Bernard Coard age 72 - Winston Bernard Coard is a Grenadian politician who was Deputy Prime Minister in the People's Revolutionary Government of the New Jewel Movement. Coard launched a coup within the revolutionary ...more

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Andre Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Andre Fletcher age 29 - Andre Fletcher is a West Indian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and often keeps wicket. Fletcher played for the West Indian cricket team in the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka. ...more

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Devon Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Devon Smith age 35 - Devon Sheldon Smith is a cricketer who represents the West Indies. His primary role within the team is as an opening or top order left-handed batsman, he has bowled right arm off breaks in his ...more

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Peter David is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Peter David age 58 - Peter Charles David is a Grenadian politician. He is the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress, a member of the House of Representatives from the Town of St. George constituency, ...more

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Junior Murray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Junior Murray age 47 - Junior Randalph Murray is a West Indian cricketer. One of a handful of Grenadians to play Test cricket for the West Indies, Junior Murray was a wicketkeeper batsman. He started his domestic ...more

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Iris Bannochie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Iris Bannochie Died at 74 (1914-1988) - Iris Bannochie was a Barbadian horticulturalist who was the leading expert on horticulture on the island of Barbados.

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Joel Redhead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Joel Redhead age 30 - Joel Redhead is a Grenadian sprinter. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the Men's 200 metres. He came in eighth in the third heat and was therefore eliminated.

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Kurt Felix is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Kurt Felix age 27 - Kurt Felix is an athlete.

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Kirani James is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Kirani James age 24 - Kirani James is a Grenadian sprinter who specializes in the 200 and 400 metres. He won the 400 m at the World Championships in 2011 and is the reigning Olympic champion, winning the 400 metres ...more

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Janelle Redhead is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Janelle Redhead age 26 - Janelle Redhead in Gouyave, Saint John, is a Grenadian sprinter who specialises in the 200 metres. She won the bronze medal at the 2008 World Junior Championships. Her personal best times are ...more

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Andrea St. Bernard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Andrea St. Bernard age 36 - Andrea St. Bernard is a Grenadian taekwondo competitor. St. Bernard was born in Grenada but moved to Toronto, Canada, when her parents emigrated during the Grenadian Revolution, and holds dual ...more

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Mighty Sparrow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Mighty Sparrow age 80 - Slinger Francisco ORTT CMT, better known as Mighty Sparrow, is a calypso singer, songwriter, and guitarist of Trinidadian citizenship. Known as the "Calypso King of the World", he is ...more

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Jennifer Hosten is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Jennifer Hosten age 69 - Jennifer Hosten is a Grenadian director, model and beauty queen who won the Miss World 1970 contest, representing Grenada. She became the first woman from her country to win the title. The whole ...more

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Anthony Modeste is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Anthony Modeste age 41 - Anthony Benedict Modeste is a Grenadian football player, currently playing for Jamaican National Premier League side Portmore United, where he plays as a defender.

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Moron Phillip is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Moron Phillip age 23 - Moron Phillip is a footballer from Grenada currently playing for Carib Hurricane FC. He is a member of the Grenada national football team.

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Sonika is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Sonika age 27 - Sonika Keturah Jermina Mckie, known mononymously as Sonika, is a Grenadian singer-songwriter and recording artist, based in the Eastern Caribbean island of Grenada. Born in St. George's, ...more

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Ben Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Ben Jones Died at 81 (1924-2005) - Ben Joseph Jones was a Grenadian politician. He was a lawyer before being elected to Parliament as a member of the New National Party in 1984. In 1984 he began serving as foreign minister in the ...more

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Tillman Thomas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Tillman Thomas age 70 - Tillman Joseph Thomas is a Grenadian politician who served as Prime Minister of Grenada from 2008 to 2013. He was the leader of the National Democratic Congress from 2000 to 2014.

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Andray Baptiste is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Andray Baptiste age 38 - Andray Baptiste is a Grenadian international footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. He played for English side Harrow Borough, Police SC and London Benfica. He also spend some time at Ashford ...more

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Bruce Man-Son-Hing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Bruce Man-Son-Hing age 51 - Bruce Man-Son-Hing is a former professional tennis player from the United States.

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Paul Scoon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Paul Scoon Died at 78 (1935-2013) - Sir Paul Godwin Scoon, GCMG, GCVO, OBE, was Governor General of Grenada for 14 years, from 1978 to 1992. His tenure is notable for its hectic events related to the rise and fall of the People's ...more

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Paul Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Paul Williams age 29 - Paul Williams is a Grenadian sprinter. He competed in the Men's 100m event at the 2012 Summer Olympics but was eliminated in the first round.

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David Pitt, Baron Pitt of Hamp... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Grenada
David Pitt, Baron Pitt of Hampstead Died at 81 (1913-1994) - David Thomas Pitt, Baron Pitt of Hampstead, of Hampstead in Greater London and Hampstead in Grenada, was a British politician, general practitioner and political activist. Born in Grenada, he ...more

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Rawl Lewis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Rawl Lewis age 41 - Rawl Nicholas Lewis is a West Indian cricketer. Statistically, he is one of the most ineffective Test bowlers of recent times. Lewis is a right-handed batsman and bowls a legbreak googly. Having ...more

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Henry Stephenson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Henry Stephenson Died at 85 (1871-1956) - Henry Stephenson was a British stage and film actor. He portrayed friendly and wise gentlemen in many films of the 1930s and 1940s. Among his roles were Sir Joseph Banks in Mutiny on the Bounty ...more

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Leslie Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Leslie Hutchinson Died at 69 (1900-1969) - Leslie Arthur Julien Hutchinson, known as "Hutch", was one of the biggest cabaret stars in the world during the 1920s and 1930s.

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George Brizan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Grenada
George Brizan Died at 70 (1942-2012) - George Ignatius Brizan, CMG, CBE was a Grenadian politician who served as Prime Minister of Grenada for four months in 1995. He moved to the top post in February, upon the resignation of ...more

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Marcus Julien is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Marcus Julien age 29 - Marcus Julien is a Grenadian football player. He plays as a striker for the Grenada national football team.

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Henri Christophe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Henri Christophe Died at 53 (1767-1820) - Henri Christophe was a former slave and key leader in the Haitian Revolution, which succeeded in gaining independence from France in 1804. In 1805 he took part under Jean-Jacques Dessalines in ...more

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Herbert Blaize is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Herbert Blaize Died at 71 (1918-1989) - Herbert Augustus Blaize PC was a Grenadian politician and leader of the Grenada National Party. When Grenada was still a British Crown Colony he served as the first Chief Minister from 1960 to ...more

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Shalrie Joseph is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Shalrie Joseph age 37 - Shalrie Jamal Joseph is a Grenadian footballer.

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Brendon Batson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Brendon Batson age 64 - Brendon Martin Batson, OBE is an English former association footballer. Born in St. George's, Grenada, Batson's family moved to England when he was nine. Until then he had never even seen a game ...more

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Carlyle Glean is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Carlyle Glean age 83 - Sir Carlyle Arnold Glean, GCMG is a Grenadian politician, who served as Governor-General of Grenada. He was educated at the University of Calgary and the University of East Anglia. He was the ...more

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Elvin Nimrod is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Elvin Nimrod age 72 - Elvin G. Nimrod is a politician from the island of Grenada. He currently serves in the House of Representatives of Grenada, and has in the past served as the Minister for Legal Affairs and the ...more

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Keith Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Keith Mitchell age 69 - Keith Claudius Mitchell is a Grenadian politician who has been Prime Minister of Grenada since 2013; previously he served as Prime Minister from 1995 to 2008. He is the longest serving Prime ...more

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Neisha Bernard-Thomas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Neisha Bernard-Thomas age 34 - Neisha Bernard-Thomas is a Grenadian middle distance runner who specializes in the 800 metres. She also ran collegiately at Louisiana State University. Her personal best is 2:00.09 minutes, ...more

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Kareem Joseph is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Kareem Joseph age 30 - Kareem Joseph in Grenada is a footballer who plays as a Defender. He currently plays for Carib Hurricane in the Grenada Premier Division and the Grenada national football team.

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Anthony Augustine is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Anthony Augustine age 35 - Anthony Augustine is a Grenadian footballer.

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Hudson Austin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Hudson Austin age 77 - Hudson Austin is a former general in the People's Revolutionary Army of Grenada. After the killing of Maurice Bishop, he formed a military government with himself as chairman to rule Grenada.

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Tobias S. Buckell is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Tobias S. Buckell age 36 - Tobias S. Buckell is a Grenadian science fiction writer. His 2008 novel, Halo: The Cole Protocol, made the The New York Times Best Seller list. He currently lives in Bluffton, Ohio.

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Jean Augustine is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Jean Augustine age 79 - Jean Augustine PC CM CBE is a Grenadan/Canadian former politician. From 1993 to 2005, Augustine was a Liberal member of the Canadian House of Commons, representing the riding of ...more

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Junior Williams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Junior Williams age 28 - Junior Williams is a Grenadian football player. He currently serves as midfielder for the Grenada national football team. He was an injury replacement for Kithson Bain in the 2011 CONCACAF Gold ...more

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Karl Hood is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Karl Hood Karl Hood is a politician from the island of Grenada. He currently serves as that nation's Minister of Foreign Affairs.

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Kithson Bain is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Kithson Bain age 34 - Kithson Anthony Bain is a Grenadian footballer currently playing for Caledonia AIA in the Trinidad and Tobago Premier League. He has been capped at full international level by the Grenada ...more

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Geoffrey de Freitas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Geoffrey de Freitas Died at 69 (1913-1982) - Sir Geoffrey Stanley de Freitas, KCMG was a British politician and diplomat. For many years a Labour Member of Parliament, he also served as British High Commissioner in Accra and Nairobi, and ...more

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Sir Galba is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Sir Galba Died at 38 (1919-1957) - Sir Galba was a calypso singer and recording artist in the 1940s and 1950s. He was born George Brindsley McSween in the village of Birchgrove, St. Andrews, Grenada, in 1919. A troubled man, he ...more

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Conrad Murray is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Conrad Murray age 64

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James Celestine is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Grenada
James Celestine age 43 - James Joseph Celestine is a Bermudian cricketer. He plays as a right-handed batsman and has represented Bermuda at One Day International Cricket.

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Charles Payne is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Charles Payne age 49 - Charles Payne is an actor.

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Shemel Louison is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Grenada
Shemel Louison age 25 - Shemel Louison is a footballer currently playing for Fontenoy United in Grenada and the Grenada national team.