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List of famous people from Bahamas, 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 Bahamas, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Bahamas 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 Bahamas, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

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Myles Munroe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Myles Munroe age 62 - Myles Munroe, OBE was a Bahamian Evangelical Christian evangelist and ordained Pentecostal minister who founded and led the Bahamas Faith Ministries International and Myles Munroe International. ...more

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Kimbo Slice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Kimbo Slice age 41 - Kevin Ferguson, better known as Kimbo Slice, is a Bahamian born American boxer, mixed martial artist and occasional actor. He became famous for mutual combat street fights which were spread ...more

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Mark Knowles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Mark Knowles age 45 - Mark Knowles is a former tennis player from the Bahamas, specialising in doubles tennis. He has won a number of Grand Slam tournaments, most notably partnering with Daniel Nestor. At various ...more

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Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie age 41 - Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie is a Bahamian sprint athlete of Jamaican descent who specialises in the 100 and 200 metres. In 1995, she was awarded the Austin Sealy Trophy for the most outstanding ...more

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Mark Merklein is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Mark Merklein age 43 - Mark Merklein is a Bahamas-born former college and professional tennis player. He played for the Bahamas Davis Cup team from 1999–2004. Merklein was born in Freeport, Bahamas. He grew up in ...more

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Edward Angle is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Edward Angle Died at 75 (1855-1930) - Edward Hartley Angle was an American dentist, widely regarded as the father of American orthodontics. Edward Angle is frequently described as "the father of American orthodontics." He ...more

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Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Chris Brown age 37 - Christopher "Chris" Brown, also known as "Fireman", is a Bahamian track and field athlete from the Bahamian island of Eleuthera, who mainly competes in the 400 m. In addition ...more

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Ramon Miller is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Ramon Miller age 28 - Ramon Miller is a Bahamian sprinter.

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Avard Moncur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Avard Moncur age 37 - Avard Moncur is a Bahamian track and field athlete competing in the 400 metres. He was born in Nassau.

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Donald Thomas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Donald Thomas age 32 - Donald Thomas is a Bahamian high jumper from Freeport, Bahamas.

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Sheniqua Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Sheniqua Ferguson age 26 - Sheniqua Ferguson is a Bahamian sprinter who specializes in the 100 and 200 metres. She was born in Nassau. Her personal best times are 11.07 seconds in the 100 metres, achieved in April 21, ...more

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Chandra Sturrup is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Chandra Sturrup age 45 - Chandra Sturrup is a Bahamian track and field sprint athlete.

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Dereck Gittens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Dereck Gittens age 32 - Dereck Gittens is a Bahamian cricket player.

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Kory Wright is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Kory Wright age 30 - Kory Wright is a professional snowboarder.

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Leevan Sands is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Leevan Sands age 34 - Leevan Sands is a Bahamian triple jumper. His personal best jump is 17.59 metres, achieved in 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. This is the current Bahamian record. He went to High School at ...more

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James Gambier, 1st Baron Gambi... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
James Gambier, 1st Baron Gambier Died at 77 (1756-1833) - Admiral of the Fleet James Gambier, 1st Baron Gambier GCB was a Royal Navy officer. After seeing action at the capture of Charleston during the American Revolutionary War, he saw action again, ...more

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Ron Butler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Ron Butler age 53 - Ronald "Ron/Ronnie" Butler, Jr. is a Bahamian-born American television actor and comedian who is best known for portraying Oscar, the clever receptionist, on the television series True ...more

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Christine Amertil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Christine Amertil age 36 - Christine Amertil is a Bahamian athlete competing mainly in the 400 metres. She graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University.

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Andrae Williams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Andrae Williams age 32 - Andrae Williams is a Bahamian sprint athlete mainly competing in the 400m.

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Jimmy Spice Curry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
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Wesley Neymour is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Wesley Neymour age 27 - Wesley Neymour is a Bahamian sprinter. He was selected to be a part of the 2012 Summer Olympics as a reserve but did not compete.

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Warren Fraser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Warren Fraser age 24 - Warren Fraser is a male track and field athlete from Nassau in The Bahamas, who mainly competes in the 100m. His personal best of 10.14 seconds makes him the joint third fastest Bahamian along ...more

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Jonathan Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Jonathan Barry age 27 - Jonathan Renaldo Barry is a Bahamian cricketer. Barry is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium pace and currently represents the Bahamas national cricket team. Barry made his ...more

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Jermaine Adderley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Jermaine Adderley age 22 - Jermaine Adderley is a Bahamian cricket player.

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Elisha Obed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Elisha Obed age 63 - Elisha Obed was a Bahamian boxer at middleweight.

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Ivanique Kemp is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Ivanique Kemp age 24 - Ivanique Kemp is a Bahamian female athlete. She participated in the 2012 Summer Olympics at London for the women's 100m hurdles event. She got through to the semi-finals with a time of 13.51 ...more

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Raymond Higgs is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Raymond Higgs age 24 - Raymond Higgs is a Bahamian long jumper. He competed in the long jump event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Amara Jones is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Amara Jones age 24

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Blue Curry is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Blue Curry age 43 - Blue Curry is an artist living and working in London, UK who works primarily in sculptural assemblage and installation art.

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Bianca Stuart is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Bianca Stuart age 27 - Bianca Stuart is a Bahamian long jumper and national record holder with a 6.81 m jump in 2011.

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Trevorvano Mackey is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Trevorvano Mackey age 23 - Trevorvano Mackey is a male track and field athlete from Nassau, Bahamas, who mainly competes in the 100m and 200m. He qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics running a personal best 20.52 over ...more

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V'alonee Robinson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
V'alonee Robinson age 23

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Tonique Williams-Darling is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Tonique Williams-Darling age 41 - Tonique Williams-Darling is a Bahamian sprint athlete. She won the gold medal in the 400 meters at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.

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Dennis Darling is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Dennis Darling age 40 - Dennis Darling is a Bahamian athlete who specializes in the 400 metres. He is currently track and field Assistant Coach at Texas Christian University. Darling competed in 400 metres at the 1997 ...more

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Michael Bethel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Michael Bethel age 25 - Mike Bethel is an association football player from The Bahamas who plays for the University of Tampa men's soccer team.

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Jamaal Walker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Jamaal Walker age 23 - Jamaal Walker is a basketball player who plays for Western Illinois Leathernecks men's basketball.

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Hubert Ingraham is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Hubert Ingraham age 69 - Hubert Alexander Ingraham is a Bahamian political figure who was Prime Minister of the Bahamas from August 1992 to May 2002 and again from May 2007 to May 2012. He is a member of the Free ...more

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Demitri Knowles is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Demitri Knowles age 23 - Demitri Knowles is an American Football wide receiver for the Virginia Tech Hokies.

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Roland Theodore Symonette is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Roland Theodore Symonette Died at 82 (1898-1980) - Sir Roland Theodore Symonette achieved high office as a Bahamian political figure. He was leader of the United Bahamian Party, which represented the interests of the white oligarchy known as the ...more

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Arthur Foulkes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Arthur Foulkes age 87 - Sir Arthur Alexander Foulkes, GCMG was the Governor-General of the Bahamas from 2010 to 2014. Foulkes was elected to the House of Assembly in 1967 and served in the government of Lynden Pindling ...more

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Antoan Richardson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Antoan Richardson age 33 - Antoan Edward Richardson is a Bahamian professional baseball outfielder in the Texas Rangers organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.

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Timothy Munnings is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Timothy Munnings age 49 - Timothy Alexander "Tim" Munnings is a Bahamian athlete who mainly competes in the 400 metres. At the 2000 Summer Olympics he ran in the heats for the Bahamian team who eventually won ...more

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Cameron Hepple is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Cameron Hepple age 27 - Cameron Robert Hepple is a Bahamian footballer who is currently a unattached

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Venomous is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Venomous age 36

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Andretti Bain is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Andretti Bain age 30 - Andretti Bain is a Bahamian sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. He was born in Nassau. Bain finished fifth in 4 x 400 metres relay at the 2004 World Indoor Championships, together with ...more

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Orville Turnquest is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Orville Turnquest age 87 - Sir Orville Alton Turnquest, GCMG, QC was the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the Bahamas from 1992 to 1994, and the fifth Governor-General of the Bahamas from 3 January 1995 until ...more

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Jeremy Knowles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Jeremy Knowles age 35 - Jeremy Daniel Knowles is a 3-time Olympic and Bahamian-Record-holding swimmer from The Bahamas. He was the Bahamas flag-bearer at the 2007 Pan American Games.

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Dwayne Whylly is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Dwayne Whylly age 29 - Dwayne Whylly is an association football goalkeeper from The Bahamas who currently plays for Witney United.

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Kyle Williams is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Kyle Williams age 28 - Kyle Williams is an association football player from The Bahamas who currently plays for the University of Tampa men's soccer team.

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Roger Smith is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Bahamas
Roger Smith age 51 - Roger Smith is a former tennis player from the Bahamas. Smith turned professional in 1987. The right-hander reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 1 August 1988, when he became World Number