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Famous Grenadians

People listed are almost always native to the country. We do (on occasion) include those that have either lived within the country for most of their adult life, or have made a significant contribution to the country in their personal endeavors.

Famous Natives

  • Jean Augustine former Canadian politician
  • Johnson Beharry army soldier, awarded Victoria Cross
  • Innocent Belmar first minister to be assassinated
  • Neisha Bernard-Thomas distance runner
  • Maurice Bishop politician, revolutionary
  • Herbert A. Blaize politician, former chief minister, former prime minister
  • Nicholas Brathwaite former prime minister
  • George Brizan former prime minister
  • Tobias Buckell science fiction author
  • Tubal Uriah Butler preacher, labor leader
  • Dame Hilda Bynoe first woman governor of British dependency
  • Henri Christophe King Henri I of Haiti
  • Bernard Coard former deputy prime minister
  • Merle Collins educator, poet, writer
  • Sir Leo Victor de Gale first governor-general
  • Sherry Fletcher track, field sprinter
  • Alleyne Francique athlete, meter runner
  • Eric Matthew Gairy former prime minister
  • Jennifer Hosten Miss World 1970
  • Leslie Hutchinson cabaret star
  • Kirani James sprinter
  • Randy Lewis athlete
  • George Louison leader revolutionary government
  • Theophilus Albert Marryshow "the father of federation"
  • Mighty Sparrow calypso singer/songwriter
  • Keith Mitchell former prime minister
  • Rudolph Ogilvie patriot, revolutionary in Grenada Revolution
  • David Pitt (Baron Pitt of Hampstead) doctor, former WINP president
  • Michael Raeburn-Delfish murdered night club owner
  • Janelle Redhead sprinter
  • Hazel-Ann Regis sprinter
  • Jacob Ross poet, playwright, journalist, novelist
  • Sir Paul Scoon former governor-general
  • Devon Smith cricketer
  • Patricia Sylvester athlete
  • Tillman Thomas prime minister

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This page was last modified on July 13, 2016.