The following people are considered by Pantheon to be the most legendary Nigerian Celebrities of all time. This list of famous Nigerian Celebrities is sorted by HPI (Historical Popularity Index), a metric that aggregates information on a biography’s online popularity.
With an HPI of 27.59, Agbani Darego is the most famous Nigerian Celebrity. Her biography has been translated into 23 different languages on wikipedia.
Chief Ibiagbanidokibubo Asenite 'Agbani' Darego, MFR (born 22 December 1982) is a Nigerian model and beauty queen who was crowned Miss World 2001. She was the first black African to win Miss World.