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List of Biracial Celebrities, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. The term biracial or multiracial is applied to people who have a heritage comprised of different races. Many famous celebrities are biracial, including actors/actresses, musicians and even a very prominent politician. Every year there are more and more multiracial individuals in the United States and around the world.

Who is the most famous mixed race celebrity? Halle Berry tops our list. Her mother is of English and German descent, and her father is black. Berry made history in 2002 when she be came the first black woman to win the Oscar for Best Leading Actress for her performance in the film Monster's Ball. Other famous actresses who are biracial include Olivia Munn, Rosario Dawson, and Vanessa Williams.

The most powerful man in the world is also biracial. Barack Obama's mother is white, and his father is from Nyang’oma Kogelo, Kenya. He became an inspiration to people all over the world when he became the first black man to be elected President of the United States of America in 2008.

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Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Biracial Celebrities List
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Halle Berry's mother Judith Ann Hawkins is white descent, and her father Jerome Berry is black. 

Age: 50

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Model, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: X-Men: The Last Stand, Cloud Atlas, X-Men 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past

Also Ranked

#73 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#41 on The Best Anime Streaming on Netflix

#46 on The Best Living American Actresses

#77 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

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Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Biracial Celebrities List
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Dwayne Johnson's mother is of Samoan heritage, and his father, wrestler Rocky Johnson (Wayde Douglas Bowles), is of Black Nova Scotian descent.

Age: 44

Birthplace: Hayward, California, United States of America

Profession: Wrestler, Television producer, Film Producer, Author, Actor, + more

Credits: San Andreas, Fast & Furious 6, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, The Scorpion King

Also Ranked

#88 on The Best Actors Working Today

#78 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#12 on The Greatest Pro Wrestlers of All Time

#28 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Biracial Celebrities List
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Mariah Carey's mother Patricia Hickey is Caucasian, of Irish descent, and her father Alfred Roy was African-American and Venezuelan.

Age: 47

Birthplace: Huntington, New York, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Songwriter, Musician, Film Producer, Model, + more

Credits: Oz the Great and Powerful, Love Actually, Rush Hour, Men in Black

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#20 on The Best Singers of All Time

#18 on The Best Current Female Singers

#6 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#9 on The Greatest Singers of the Past 30 Years

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Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Biracial Celebrities List
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Barack Obama's mother Ann is Caucasian, of predominantly English ancestry, and his father Barack Sr. is African, born in Nyang’oma Kogelo, Kenya.

Age: 55

Birthplace: Area code 808, Honolulu County, Hawaiian Islands, United States of America, United States, + more

Profession: Politician, Author, Writer, Lawyer

Credits: By The People: The Election of Barack Obama, 60 Minutes, Mistaken for Strangers, Senator Obama Goes to Africa

Also Ranked

#56 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#39 on Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#11 on The Most Iconic Celebrity First Names

#85 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

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