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.
Bill ClintonBill Clinton

19 August 1946

Hope, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Leo

Mary SteenburgenMary Steenburgen
(Actress)

08 February 1953

Newport, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

Johnny CashJohnny Cash
(Singer-Songwriter)

26 February 1932

12 September 2003

Kingsland, Arkansas, United States

American

Pisces

Ne-YoNe-Yo
(American singer-songwriter)

18 October 1979

Camden, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Libra

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

04 August 1955

Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.

American

Leo

Douglas MacArthurDouglas MacArthur

26 January 1880

05 April 1964

Little Rock

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

Dominick CruzDominick Cruz
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 March 1985

San Diego, California, United States

American

Pisces

Jessa DuggarJessa Duggar
(Television Actress)

04 November 1992

Tontitown, Arkansas

American

Scorpio

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

Bear BryantBear Bryant
(Football Player, Coache)

11 September 1913

26 January 1983

Fordyce

American

Virgo

Alan LaddAlan Ladd
(Actor)

03 September 1913

29 January 1964

Hot Springs

American

Virgo

Eldridge CleaverEldridge Cleaver

31 August 1935

01 May 1998

Wabbaseka, Arkansas

American

Virgo

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

19 January 1918

08 August 2005

Arkansas City, Arkansas, United States

American

Capricorn

Sarah Huckabee SandersSarah Huckabee Sanders
(US Political Representative)

13 August 1982

Hope, Arkansas, United States

American

Leo

Jon CozartJon Cozart
(YouTuber, Vlogger)

26 April 1992

Little Rock, Arkansas

American

Taurus

Arden RoseArden Rose
(YouTube star, actress)

03 May 1995

Arkansas, United States

American

Taurus

Glen CampbellGlen Campbell
(Guitarist, Singer, Actor, Musician, Songwriter, Television presenter)

22 April 1936

Branson

American

Taurus

Chelsea ClintonChelsea Clinton
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Journalist)

27 February 1980

Little Rock

American

Pisces

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

Dick PowellDick Powell
(American singer)

14 November 1904

02 January 1963

Mountain View, Arkansas, United States

American

Scorpio

Derek FisherDerek Fisher
(Basketball player, Trade unionist)

09 August 1974

Little Rock

American

Leo

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

26 May 1940

19 April 2012

Elaine

American

Gemini

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

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

14 December 1932

24 July 1995

Colt

American

Sagittarius

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

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

08 July 1908

04 February 1975

Arkansas

American

Cancer

Helen Gurley BrownHelen Gurley Brown
(American author)

18 February 1922

13 August 2012

Green Forest, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

Rudy Ray MooreRudy Ray Moore
(Actor, Film producer)

17 March 1927

19 October 2008

Fort Smith

American

Pisces

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

Florence Beatrice PriceFlorence Beatrice Price
(Pianist, Songwriter)

1887 AD

1953 AD

Albert GreeneAlbert Greene
(Singer, Songwriter, Record producer)

13 April 1946

Forrest City, Arkansas, United States

American

Aries

Bridget HallBridget Hall
(Model)

12 December 1977

Springdale

American

Sagittarius

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

27 January 1925

15 November 2007

Haynes, Arkansas, United States

American

Aquarius

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

1933 AD

Mike HuckabeeMike Huckabee
(Former Governor of Arkansas)

24 August 1955

Hope, Arkansas, United States

American

Virgo

Sister Katy MarieSister Katy Marie

20 March 1915

09 October 1973

Cotton Plant

American

Pisces

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