Famous People From Arizona

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Being the sixth largest state in the United States, Arizona occupies the southwestern region of the country. With its capital as Phoenix, it is one of the four-corner states of the United States. The state enjoys a desert climate making it dry, arid and hot during summers and mildly cold winters. It is renowned for the Grand Canyon National Park that has brought so much pride to the United States; the state also has numerous other national parks and monuments that highlight its rich culture. It enjoys great diversity with one quarter of the state possessing Indian reservations. Many distinguished individuals were born in Arizona. Arizona has produces various celebrated musicians such as Chester Bennington from Linkin Park, Dierks Bentley, Joe Jonas and Nate Ruess. Several illustrious athletes have also started their humble beginnings by being born in Arizona such as figure skater Max Aaron, relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt. Entertainers such as Steve Allen, Emma Stone, Busy Phillips and Kate Walsh all hail from the state of Arizona. You’ll be surprised by the complete list of individuals who are from Arizona & celebs born in Arizona.
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 1 
Emma Stone
(One of World's Highest-Paid Actresses Known for Her Films: 'Birdman', 'La La Land' and 'The Favourite')
Emma Stone
85
Birthdate: November 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 2 
Chester Bennington
(One of the Greatest Rock Vocalists of His Generation)
Chester Bennington
66
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 20, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 20, 2017
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 3 
Stevie Nicks
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Work With the Band 'Fleetwood Mac' and as a Solo Artist)
Stevie Nicks
38
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 26, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Shawn Michaels
(One of the Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All Time)
Shawn Michaels
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 22, 1965
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Hailey Baldwin
(Model and Socialite)
Hailey Baldwin
64
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 22, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 6 
Joe Jonas
(Member of the Pop Rock Band the 'Jonas Brothers')
Joe Jonas
39
Birthdate: August 15, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 0'4" (10 cm)
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Linda Ronstadt
(One of the World's Best-Selling Artists of All Time)
Linda Ronstadt
21
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
 8 
Lynda Carter
(American Actress, Singer and Winner of Miss World USA 1972)
Lynda Carter
25
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 24, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Cesar Chavez
(American Labour Leader, Civil Rights Activist and Co-Founder of the ‘National Farm Workers Association’)
Cesar Chavez
27
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 31, 1927
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 23, 1993
 10 
Kaitlyn Dever
(Actress)
Kaitlyn Dever
26
Birthdate: December 21, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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Barbara Eden
(Actress, Singer and Producer Known for Her Role as ‘Jeannie’ in the TV Series ‘I Dream of Jeannie’)
Barbara Eden
17
Birthdate: August 23, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 12 
Justin Gaethje
(Mixed martial artist)
Justin Gaethje
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Ryan Fitzpatrick
(American football quarterback)
Ryan Fitzpatrick
13
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 14 
Jordin Sparks
(Pop Singer Who Became Famous at Age Seventeen When She Won Season Six of 'American Idol')
Jordin Sparks
11
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Haley Lu Richardson
8
Birthdate: March 7, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 16 
Danielle Fishel
(Actress, Television Personality)
Danielle Fishel
18
Birthdate: May 5, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Barry Morris Goldwater
(Former United States Senator)
Barry Morris Goldwater
11
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 2, 1909
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 29, 1998
 18 
Asher Angel
20
Birthdate: September 6, 2002
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Amber Valletta
(Model and Actress Known for Her Role in the Supernatural Thriller ‘What Lies Beneath’)
Amber Valletta
12
Birthdate: February 9, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Mare Winningham
(American actress)
Mare Winningham
8
Birthdate: May 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Taurus
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Henry Cejudo
(Mixed Martial Artist)
Henry Cejudo
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 22 
Diane Downs
(American Criminal Who Murdererd Her Daughter and Attempted to Murder Her Other Two Children)
Diane Downs
14
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: August 7, 1955
Sun Sign: Leo
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Marty Robbins
(One of the Most Popular and Successful Country and Western Music Performers from the Late 1940s to the Early 1980s)
Marty Robbins
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 26, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 8, 1982
 24 
Meghan McCain
(American Television personality, Columnist and Author)
Meghan McCain
13
Birthdate: October 23, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Ashley Roberts
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 14, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 26 
Julie Ertz
(Soccer Player)
Julie Ertz
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Michelle Branch
(Singer-songwriter Famous for Hit Single 'Everywhere')
Michelle Branch
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 28 
Cody Bellinger
(American Professional Baseball Outfielder and First Baseman)
Cody Bellinger
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 13, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
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Dierks Bentley
(Country Music Singer and Songwriter)
Dierks Bentley
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 20, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Rachel Campos-Duffy
(Television personality)
Rachel Campos-Duffy
7
Birthdate: October 22, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
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Ashly Burch
(Actress)
Ashly Burch
9
Birthdate: June 19, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
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Gabrielle Giffords
(Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Arizona's 8th district (2007-12))
Gabrielle Giffords
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 8, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
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Aidy Bryant
(Actress)
Aidy Bryant
10
Birthdate: May 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Alexandra Shipp
11
Birthdate: July 16, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Katie Pavlich
(Conservative Commentator Known for Her Work at ‘Townhall.com’, ‘Townhall Magazine', and ‘Fox News’)
Katie Pavlich
6
Birthdate: July 10, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Chelsea Kane
(Actress)
Chelsea Kane
5
Birthdate: September 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Jack Elam
(Actor)
Jack Elam
6
Birthdate: November 13, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 20, 2003
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Kerri Strug
(Retired American Gymnast and Olympic Gold Medalist)
Kerri Strug
14
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 19, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 4'7" (140 cm)
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Ambyr Childers
4
Birthdate: July 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Marvin Bagley III
(Basketball player)
Marvin Bagley III
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 14, 1999
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)
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Amelia Heinle
(Actress)
Amelia Heinle
4
Birthdate: March 17, 1973
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Heather McCartney
(Artist, Potter)
Heather McCartney
5
Birthdate: December 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
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Charles Mingus
(One of The Greatest Jazz Musicians & Composers in History)
Charles Mingus
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 22, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 5, 1979
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Shannon Woodward
2
Birthdate: December 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 45 
Jeff Flake
(Political Leaders)
Jeff Flake
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 46 
Jessi Colter
(Country Singer)
Jessi Colter
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
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Gabrielle Carteris
4
Birthdate: January 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Kyrsten Sinema
(United States Senator from Arizona)
Kyrsten Sinema
27
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: July 12, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
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Diana Gabaldon
(Author Known for Her 'Outlander' Series of Novels)
Diana Gabaldon
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 11, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn
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Alec Benjamin
(Best Known for His Breakthrough Single "Let Me Down Slowly.")
Alec Benjamin
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)