1. Bishop Daniel A. Payne, clergyman, educator, college administrator and author. He became a bishop in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and was a major shaper of it in the 19th century. He was one of the founders of Wilberforce University in Ohio. In 1863 he became its first president, and the first African-American president of a college in the United States.
2. Jimmy “James Albert” Ellis, Former world heavyweight boxing champion, won the World Boxing Association title after beating Jerry Quarry in April 1968.
3. Eddie Murray, nicknamed “Steady Eddie”, is a former Major League Baseball first baseman and designated hitter. He was known as one of the most reliable and productive hitters of his era. Murray is regarded as one of the best switch hitters ever to play the game. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2003.