These are the People born in the state of South Carolina in the United States of America.


  1. Althea Gibson, The First Person of African American Descent to Win a Grand Slam Title
  2. Charlotta Bass, Newspaper Publisher and Politician
  3. Emily Geiger, Revolutionary War Civilian Volunteer
  4. Henry Laurens, President of the Second Continental Congress
  5. Lavinia Fisher, Possibly the First Female Serial Killer in the United States
  6. Mary McLeod Bethune, Civil Rights Activist
  7. Viola Davis, Actress and Producer
  8. William Ellison, One of the Most Prominent African American Plantation Owners in American History