List of people on stamps of Jamaica

This is a list of people on the postage stamps of Jamaica, including the years in which they appeared on a stamp.

This list is complete through 1985Fact|date=September 2007.

Colony

*Princess Alice of Albany (1951)
*Edward VII of the United Kingdom (1911)
*Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom (1953, 1956, 1983)
*Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, queen (1937)
*George V of the United Kingdom (1912)
*George VI of the United Kingdom (1937)
*Victoria of the United Kingdom (1860)

Independent state

*Paul Bogle, national hero and civil rights activist (1965, 1970)
*Simón Bolívar, liberator (1966)
*Anne Bonny (1971)
*Alexander Bustamante (1968, 1970, 1984)
*Lady Bustamante (1968)
*Winston Churchill (1966)
*Carole Joan Crawford, Miss World (1964)
*Charles, Prince of Wales (1981)
*Diana, Princess of Wales (1981)
*Marcus Garvey (1970)
*Bishop S U Hastings (2004) [http://66.132.176.56/education/html/20041223T080000-0500_4515_JIS_MORAVIAN_CHURCH_HONOURS_THREE_PIONEERS.asp Moravian Church Honours Three Pioneers] , Jamaica Information Service press release, Jermain O. Brown, 2004-12-24.]
*George William Gordon, national hero and politician (1965, 1970)
*Mary Morris Knibb, educator, civic leader and philanthropist (2004)
*Leslie Laing (1980)
*Norman Manley (1970)
*Bob Marley, musician (1981)
*Herbert McKenley, runner (1980)
*Henry Morgan, pirate and governor (1971)
*Rev. Walter Malton O'Meally (2004)
*Don Quarrie, runner (1980)
*Mary Read, pirate (1971)
*George Rhoden, runner (1980)
*Eleanor Roosevelt, US first lady (1964)
*Donald Burns Sangster, prime minister (1967)
*Mary Seacole, (2005)
*Arthur Wint, runner (1980)
*Hugh Wooding (1975)

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