Bill Clinton, Mary Steenburgen, Johnny Cash, Ne-Yo & Billy Bob Thornton are some of the celebrities who hail from Arkansas.

With the city of Little Rock as its capital, Arkansas is a state situated in the southeastern region of the United States of America. The geographical terrain of the state ranges from mountainous regions to densely forested lands, which makes it the 29th largest in terms of area. The state is rich in heritage and culture which is reflected in its museums, theaters, restaurants and other venues. The state was once referred to as ‘The Land Of Opportunity’ but is now often called ‘The Natural State’. Many distinguished individuals were born out of the state of Arkansas and have gone on to contributing significantly to the country on an international front. One of the most prominent individuals who was born is Arkansas has to be the former president, Bill Clinton. The state has produced various notable musicians such as Ne-Yo, the eight time Grammy Award winner Al Green, and the incredible Johnny Cash. Various famous actors are also from the state of Arkansas such as Academy Award winning actor Mary Steenburgen. Even the famous author John Grisham hails from Arkansas. Here is the complete-list of celebrities from Arkansas & celebs born in Arkansas.
Johnny CashJohnny Cash
(Singer-Songwriter)

26 February 1932

12 September 2003

Kingsland, Arkansas, United States

American

Pisces

Bill ClintonBill Clinton

19 August 1946

Hope, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Leo

Sarah Huckabee SandersSarah Huckabee Sanders
(US Political Representative)

13 August 1982

Hope, Arkansas, United States

American

Leo

Douglas MacArthurDouglas MacArthur

26 January 1880

05 April 1964

Little Rock

American

Aquarius

Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton
(Actor, Director, Singer-songwriter)

04 August 1955

Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Leo

Mary SteenburgenMary Steenburgen
(Actress)

08 February 1953

Newport, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

Clarence ThomasClarence Thomas
(Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

23 June 1948

Pin Point, Georgia, U.S.

American

Cancer

Glen CampbellGlen Campbell
(Singer)

22 April 1936

08 August 2017

Billstown, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Ne-YoNe-Yo
(American singer-songwriter)

18 October 1979

Camden, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Libra

Alan LaddAlan Ladd
(Actor)

03 September 1913

29 January 1964

Hot Springs

American

Virgo

John GrishamJohn Grisham
(American writer)

08 February 1955

Jonesboro, Arkansas

American

Aquarius

John HancockJohn Hancock
(Former President of the Continental Congress)

23 January 1737

08 October 1793

Quincy, Province of Massachusetts Bay

American

Aquarius

Carlos HathcockCarlos Hathcock
(Military Personnel)

20 May 1942

23 February 1999

Little Rock, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Sonny ListonSonny Liston
(Professional Boxer)

08 May 1932

30 December 1970

Sand Slough, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Dominick CruzDominick Cruz
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 March 1985

San Diego, California, United States

American

Pisces

Clark DukeClark Duke
(Actor)

05 May 1985

Glenwood, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Eldridge CleaverEldridge Cleaver

31 August 1935

01 May 1998

Wabbaseka, Arkansas

American

Virgo

Bear BryantBear Bryant
(Football Player, Coache)

11 September 1913

26 January 1983

Fordyce

American

Virgo

Brandon BurlsworthBrandon Burlsworth
(American Football Player)

20 September 1976

28 April 1999

Harrison, Arkansas

American

Virgo

Laurence LuckinbillLaurence Luckinbill
(Actor)

21 November 1934

Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

American

Scorpio

Jon CozartJon Cozart
(YouTuber, Vlogger)

26 April 1992

Little Rock, Arkansas

American

Taurus

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
(Publisher, Entrepreneur)

19 January 1918

08 August 2005

Arkansas City, Arkansas, United States

American

Capricorn

Eden WoodEden Wood
(Reality Television Star, Actress)

18 February 2005

Arkansas

American

Aquarius

Jessa DuggarJessa Duggar
(Reality TV Star)

04 November 1992

Tontitown, Arkansas

American

Scorpio

Arden RoseArden Rose
(YouTube star, actress)

03 May 1995

Arkansas, United States

American

Taurus

Jazmine HoodJazmine Hood
(YouTube Star)

07 October 1996

Little Rock, Arkansas

American

Libra

Andrew FontenotAndrew Fontenot
(Rapper)

05 October 1996

Conway, Arkansas

American

Libra

Christina McLartyChristina McLarty
(David Arquette’s Wife)

25 April 1981

Hope, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Jessica SerfatyJessica Serfaty
(Actress & Model)

04 April 1991

Little Rock, Arkansas

American

Aries

Scottie PippenScottie Pippen
(Basketball player, Actor)

25 September 1965

Hamburg

American

Libra

Tommy MorrisonTommy Morrison
(Boxer, Actor)

02 January 1969

01 September 2013

Gravette

American

Capricorn

Chelsea ClintonChelsea Clinton
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Journalist)

27 February 1980

Little Rock

American

Pisces

Mike HuckabeeMike Huckabee
(Former Governor of Arkansas)

24 August 1955

Hope

American

Virgo

Al GreenAl Green
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Jazz musician)

13 April 1946

Forrest City

American

Aries

Paula JonesPaula Jones
(Journalist)

17 September 1966

Lonoke

American

Virgo

Levon HelmLevon Helm
(Singer, Musician, Autobiographer, Composer, Actor, Mandolinist, Drummer, Songwriter)

26 May 1940

19 April 2012

Elaine

American

Gemini

Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(Basketball player, Trade unionist)

09 August 1974

Little Rock

American

Leo

Dick PowellDick Powell
(American singer)

14 November 1904

02 January 1963

Mountain View, Arkansas, United States

American

Scorpio

Charlie RichCharlie Rich
(Singer, Musician, Pianist, Soldier, Singer-songwriter)

14 December 1932

24 July 1995

Colt

American

Sagittarius

Louis JordanLouis Jordan
(Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician)

08 July 1908

04 February 1975

Arkansas

American

Cancer

Rudy Ray MooreRudy Ray Moore
(Actor, Film producer)

17 March 1927

19 October 2008

Fort Smith

American

Pisces

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
(American baseball player)

16 January 1910

17 July 1974

Lucas, Arkansas, United States

American

Capricorn

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
(Famous Baseball Players)

16 January 1910

17 July 1974

Lucas, Arkansas, United States

American

Capricorn

Helen Gurley BrownHelen Gurley Brown
(American author)

18 February 1922

13 August 2012

Green Forest, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

Bridget HallBridget Hall
(Model)

12 December 1977

Springdale

American

Sagittarius

Joe JacksonJoe Jackson
(boxer, manager, screenwriter, talent agent, record producer, talent manager)

26 July 1928

Fountain Hill

American

Leo

Daisy BatesDaisy Bates
(American journalist)

11 November 1914

04 November 1999

Huttig, Arkansas, United States

American

Scorpio

John Cross Jr.John Cross Jr.
(Civil Rights activist)

27 January 1925

15 November 2007

Haynes, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

Albert GreeneAlbert Greene
(Singer, Songwriter, Record producer)

13 April 1946

Forrest City, Arkansas, United States

American

Aries

Florence Beatrice PriceFlorence Beatrice Price
(Pianist, Songwriter)

1887 AD

1953 AD

M. Joycelyn EldersM. Joycelyn Elders
(Civil Servant, Medical Professional, Doctor)

1933 AD

Sister Katy MarieSister Katy Marie

20 March 1915

09 October 1973

Cotton Plant

American

Pisces