Haitian Diaspora

The Haitian diaspora consist of millions of Haitians living abroad. Here you will find photos of some of the more famous Haitians in the Diaspora.

Philippe Bien-Aime - Acting Mayor - City of North Miami Florida

Philippe Bien-Aime - Acting Mayor - City of North Miami Florida

Haitian-American Vice Mayor Philippe Bien-Aime became the Acting Mayor of the City of North Miami Florida after Lucie Tondreau was suspended after being charged with mortgage fraud...

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Ysmaille Castor - Haitian Maryland Mega Millions Lottery Winner

Ysmaille Castor - Haitian Maryland Mega Millions Lottery Winner

Haitian Bus Driver Ysmaille Castor wins Maryland Mega Millions Lottery prize...

The Maryland Lottery provided this photo of Ysmaille Castor, a Metrobus driver from Waldorf, who accepted his Mega Millions check Tuesday, 1/21/2014

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Fabiola Fameux - Haitian Miss PFUR, Moscow, Russia

Fabiola Fameux - Haitian Miss PFUR, Moscow, Russia

Fabiola Fameux is a Haitian university student in Russia who was crowned Miss Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) in the city of Moscow on 2 Mar 2012

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Lucie Tondreau, First Haitian-American female mayor of North Miami FL

Lucie Tondreau, First Haitian-American female mayor of North Miami FL

On June 4 2013, Lucie Tondreau became the first-ever Haitian-American female mayor of North Miami. She defeated Kevin Burns with 55.7 percent of the vote with all precincts reporting.

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Linda Dorcena Forry - Haitian-American Senator in Massachusetts

Linda Dorcena Forry - Haitian-American Senator in Massachusetts

Linda Dorcena Forry (born 1973) is a Democratic member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the 12th Suffolk District since a special election in April 2005, and is the Senator-Elect for the 1st Suffolk District in the Massachusetts State Senate. Forry is Haitian American.

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Andre Pierre, North Miami Mayor

Andre Pierre, North Miami Mayor

Here is photo taken at the Haitian Flag Day celebration in North Miami Florida. May 18 2011

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North Miami Metrobus

North Miami Metrobus

Many Haitian in the city of North Miami diaspora ride the Metrobus. Public transportation in the City of North Miami Beach plays a key role in the overall transportation system of Miami-Dade County.

The Miami-Dade County public transportation system provides daily countywide service, with over 900 buses.

Wow... It would be cool to have that in Haiti...

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Haitian Diaspora - More info:

The majority of Haitians in the diaspora live in North America: the Dominican Republic, United States, Cuba, Mexico (mainly in Mexico City and Cancun), Canada (primarily Montreal) and Bahamas.

The Diasporas live in other countries like France, the French Antilles, the Turks and Caicos, Jamaica, and French Guiana.