Last updated on November 25th, 2018 at 09:27 pm
Diversified cultures, traditions, and people are what make the earth more beautiful. People are thinking different and forwarded. Black is no more the ugly color. Black is beautiful campaign is a huge example for this. Like many people think and assume even these days beauty is not restricted to size, shape and skin color. African American women have given a new name to beauty with the unique beauty trends they have set. To give you a glimpse, here we present you to some of the top most beautiful black women celebrities. We confidently present you the list of most beautiful women, do check out the list.
Beautiful Black Women
1. Serena Williams
Date of Birth – September 26, 1981
Place of Birth – Saginaw Michigan, United States
Serena is a wonder woman who has been ranked number one by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) on eight different occasions from 2002 – 2017.
Some of the commentators, sports writers, and even players regard her as the greatest tennis player of all time. She has won so many awards for her performance in the sport that it’s hard to even keep count. Besides Tennis, she has her own fund that aims to create equality through education and assists victims of senseless violence. The tennis star has struggled with body-shaming and cruel remarks about her body but she does not allow anything to break her and she only keeps climbing the ladder of success, further up. Also, she recently gave birth to a baby girl. Way to go, Serena! She must be included in the most beautiful women for sure.
Date of Birth – September 4, 1981
Place of Birth – Houston, Texas, USA
Beyoncé was born & raised in Houston, Texas. Her father, Mathew Knowles, manages Destiny’s Child. Her mother, Tina Knowles designs their glittering costumes. Solange, her sister (they’re about 5 years apart), has released her debut album. She dances with her big sister during DC-3 concerts. She and her group were discovered by Whitney Houston. One of her favorite songs is “Lovefool” by The Cardigans. Her favorite item of clothing is a pair of path work metallic boots. She has written and produced many of the group’s songs, including smash hits “Jumpin Jumpin”, “Bootylicious”, “Nasty Girl”, “Independent Women”, “Happy Face” and “Apple Pie a la mode”.
3. Michelle Obama
Place of Birth – January 17, 1964
Date of Birth – Chicago, USA
A gorgeous black First-Lady in the White House, we sure are at the change of times. Michelle Obama became an overnight sensation and had the media swooning at her dressing since the very second her husband got sworn-in as the president of the United States. Being rivaled only by Jackie Kennedy for her popularity as the First Lady, Mrs. Obama is closely watched, envied and loved for everything she stands for. She deserves to be on this list of the most beautiful black women.
4. Taraji P. Henson
Date of Birth – September 11, 1970
Place of Birth – Washington D.C, USA
The Academy-Award winning actress was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world on the annual ‘Times 100 list’ in 2016. Some of her most marvelous performances were seen in the Oscar-nominated film ‘Hidden Figures’, the hit TV series ‘Empire’ and other films like ‘The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’ and ‘Person of Interest’. She was also voted as one of “The 10 Sexiest Women of 2001” by the readers of ‘Black Men’ magazine.
5. Oprah Winfrey
Date of birth: January 29, 1954
Place of birth: Kosciusko, Mississippi, U.S
Don’t worry about becoming successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow” – these are the words of the legendary Oprah Winfrey. She is considered to be the greatest black philanthropist in American history. Hers is the most inspirational tale of rags-to-riches, with her growing up in extreme poverty and enduring endless hardships to becoming one of the richest African-Americans in the world. Oprah was awarded the ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’ by Barack Obama and honorary doctorate degrees from Harvard and Duke. Also, her talk-show ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ is the highest-rated television program of its kind in all of History. She’s indeed a true inspiration for millions around the globe.
Date of Birth – February 20, 1988
Place of Birth – Saint Michael Parish, Barbados
Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born in a parish in Barbados called St. Michael, to Monica (Braithwaite), an accountant, and Ronald Fenty, a warehouse supervisor. Her mother is Afro-Guyanese and her father is of Afro-Barbadian and British Isles ancestry. Rihanna lived the life of a normal island girl going to Combermere, a top sixth form school. Rihanna won numerous beauty pageants. She performed Mariah Carey’s single “Hero” in a school talent show.
Her life changed forever when one of her friends introduced her to Evan Rodgers, a producer from New York who was in Barbados for a vacation with his wife, who is a native. Rodgers arranged for her to go to New York to meet Jay Z, CEO of Def Jam Records. He heard her sing and knew she was going to be incredibly successful. She was 16 years old when she signed to Def Jam.
7. Lupita Nayungo
Date of Birth – March 1, 1983
Place of Birth – Mexico City, Mexico
Talk about being beautiful and not realizing it! Surely after being rated as the ‘most beautiful woman of 2014’ by People’s magazine, Nayungo might have realized how gorgeous she is. Apart from turning-up impeccable on the Red carpet every single time, beautiful Lupita also holds a Master’s degree in acting from Yale. She is charmingly attractive.
This young beautiful lady is definitely another woman that definitely deserves to be on our list of the most beautiful black women.
8. Jennifer Freeman
Date of Birth – October 20, 1985
Place of Birth – Los Angeles, California, USA
Jennifer Freeman was born on October 20, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jennifer Nicole Freeman. She is an actress, known for My Wife and Kids (2001), You Got Served (2004) and Johnson Family Vacation (2004). She was previously married to Earl Watson.
9. Diana Ross
Date of Birth – March 26, 1944
Place of Birth – Detroit, Michigan, USA
Who can forget Diana Ross and her superb mane of luscious-curly locks that the women of color are blessed with? The supermodel is one of the first few black women to make it to the main-stream. Ross is a definition of ‘simply beautiful’. A woman loaded with talent and the easy-kind-of-beauty which is rare, Diana Ross’s stardom is subtle yet strong. This lady definitely is one of the beautiful black women.
10. Laila Ali
Date of birth: December 30, 1977
Place of birth: Miami Beach, Florida, U.S
The daughter of legendary boxing champion Muhammad Ali – Laila Ali is a former professional boxer (she has been in the sport from 1999 to 2007). Her father did not want her to pursue the sport due to its dangerous nature, but Laila was unstoppable. During her boxing career, she remained undefeated. She won a number of titles to her name including the Women’s Boxing Association’s Light Heavyweight title. She is amazingly talented.
This list of beautiful black women are women with brains. These are beautiful inside and out. These beautiful black women are proof to the statement black is beautiful.