Spot the White Person November 10, 2014 See if you can determine which of these people is legally classified as "white" (and only white) under Illinois law: (5) Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (a person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands). Yemeni = white.(6) White (a person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East or North Africa). (4) Hispanic or Latino (a person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race). (3) Black or African American (a person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa). Terms such as 'Haitian' or 'Negro' can be used in addition to 'Black or African American'. Here's a cheat sheet.