Kittian and Nevisian Americans

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Kittian and Nevisian Americans
Total population

Kittian and Nevisian Americans are Americans of Saint Kitts and Nevis ancestry, or Americans that were born in Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Notable people

  • Bertram L. Baker, former member of the New York State Assembly
  • Rupert Crosse, actor; first African American to be nominated for the Best Supporting Actor Academy Award
  • Louis Farrakhan, Nation of Islam leader
  • Alexander Hamilton, 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury
  • Constance Baker Motley, civil rights activist, judge, and politician
  • Diane Patrick, lawyer and former First Lady of Massachusetts
  • Tregenza Roach, Lieutenant Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Neil Strauss, author of The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists
  • Susan L. Taylor, former editor-in-chief of Essence
  • Bill Thompson, New York City politician
  • Cicely Tyson, actress who was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame
  • John Gorrie, credited inventor of mechanical refrigeration