Situated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is its capital and most populous city which is Boston. Being one of the oldest cities in the United States of America, Boston covers an approximate area of 48 square miles. It is considered a hub for higher education with its numerous schools and colleges that offer programs in a wide array of studies. The city has also been rated as one of the highest in the United States as per cost of living. Various notable legends such as Benjamin Franklin, Wendell Phillips and Edgar Allan Poe were born in Boston. Celebrities such as Edward Norton, James Spader, Uma Thurman, Mike O’ Mally, Matt Damon, Chris Evans and Mark Wahlberg were also born in the city of Boston. Presenting to you, the full-list of renowned individuals who started their humble journey from Boston.
Mark WahlbergMark Wahlberg
05 June 1971, American
Actor, Singer
Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin
17 January 1706, British, American
Founding Father of the United States

John KrasinskiJohn Krasinski
20 October 1979, American
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Uma ThurmanUma Thurman
29 April 1970, American

James SpadesJames Spader
07 February 1960, American

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
17 August 1969, American
Edward NortonEdward Norton
18 August 1969, American

Allison JanneyAllison Janney
19 November 1959, American

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
22 February 1932, American
Former US Senator
Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan Poe
19 January 1809, American

Bobby BrownBobby Brown
05 February 1969, American
Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
29 July 1924, American

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14 February 1942, American
Mayor of New York City

James TaylorJames Taylor
12 March 1948, American

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26 March 1931, American

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
25 May 1803, American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Ben FosterBen Foster
29 October 1980, American

Barbara WaltersBarbara Walters
25 September 1929, American

Albert PikeAlbert Pike
29 December 1809, American
Military Leader

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
13 September 1918, American
John F. Kennedy's Sister
Clark GreggClark Gregg
02 April 1962, American

Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
28 August 1961, American
Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
08 October 1960, American
Co-Founder of Net Flix

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
08 February 1925, American
American actor
Nicky JamNicky Jam
17 March 1981, American

Maura TierneyMaura Tierney
03 February 1965, American
Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
23 September 1968, American

John SlatteryJohn Slattery
13 August 1962, American

Sheldon AdelsonSheldon Adelson
04 August 1933, American
Chief Executive Officer of Las Vegas Sands
Daniela RuahDaniela Ruah
02 December 1983, Portuguese, American

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Jason NashJason Nash
04 May 1974, American
Actor, Comedian, YouTuber
Katya ZamolodchikovaKatya Zamolodchikova
01 May 1982, American
Drag Queens

James RemarJames Remar
31 December 1953, American

Samuel AdamsSamuel Adams
27 September 1722, American
Founding Father of the United States

John F. KellyJohn F. Kelly
11 May 1950, American
Former White House Chief of Staff
Ram DassRam Dass
06 April 1931, American
Spiritual Teacher
Rose KennedyRose Kennedy
22 July 1890, American
American philanthropist

Paul ReverePaul Revere
01 January 1735, American

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
10 October 1837, American
Military Personnel

Misha CollinsMisha Collins
20 August 1974, American
Sib HashianSib Hashian
17 August 1949, American

Robert WahlbergRobert Wahlberg
18 December 1967, American

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American

Jasmine GuyJasmine Guy
10 March 1962, American

Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
1922 AD, American
Anne DudekAnne Dudek
22 March 1975, American

Paul WahlbergPaul Wahlberg
 , American
Chef & Reality TV Star
Nat FaxonNat Faxon
11 October 1975, American

Toby FoxToby Fox
11 October 1991, American
Video Game Developer

Meshach TaylorMeshach Taylor
11 April 1947, American
Jared DiamondJared Diamond
10 September 1937, American
Scientist & Author

Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
27 April 1791, American
T. J. ThyneT. J. Thyne
07 March 1975, American

Ben BradleeBen Bradlee
26 August 1921, American
Newspaper Editor & Journalist

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American

John PinetteJohn Pinette
23 March 1964, American

G HanneliusG Hannelius
22 December 1998, American
Actress, Singer
Henry KnoxHenry Knox
25 July 1750, American
Former United States Secretary of War

Cotton MatherCotton Mather
12 February 1663, American
Church Minister

Dick DaleDick Dale
04 May 1937, American

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
08 March 1841, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
Charles SumnerCharles Sumner
06 January 1811, American

Samantha LoganSamantha Logan
27 October 1996, American
Black FrancisBlack Francis
06 April 1965, American

Lee TergesenLee Tergesen
08 July 1965, American

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
04 June 1935, American
Serial Child Rapist
Abigail JohnsonAbigail Johnson
19 December 1961, American
CEO of Fidelity Investments

Michael BivinsMichael Bivins
10 August 1968, American
Joseph WarrenJoseph Warren
11 June 1741, American
Physician, Military Leader

Barrett Wilbert WeedBarrett Wilbert Weed
06 November 1988, American

Michelle PhanMichelle Phan
11 April 1987, American
Beauty Vlogger, YouTuber
Jane ToppanJane Toppan
31 March 1854, American
Serial killer

A. Bartlett GiamattiA. Bartlett Giamatti
04 April 1938, American
Academician, Scholar, Commissioner of Major League
Peter R. OrszagPeter R. Orszag
16 December 1968, American
Economist, Banker

William C. DurantWilliam C. Durant
09 December 1861, American

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
08 February 1911, American

Winslow HomerWinslow Homer
24 February 1836, American
Henry AdamsHenry Adams
16 February 1838, American
Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
03 September 1856, American
Pioneering Architect

Stephen F. LynchStephen F. Lynch
31 March 1955, American
U.S. Representative

Robert LowellRobert Lowell
01 March 1917, American

Nathan BlecharczykNathan Blecharczyk
1983 AD, American
Co-founder of Airbnb
Alexis KniefAlexis Knief
01 January 1970, American
Wife of Timothy Olyphant

Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD, American
Megan Boone's Partner

Chris EvansChris Evans
13 June 1981, American

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American

Edward EverettEdward Everett
11 April 1794, American
Former American senator
John Singleton CopleyJohn Singleton Copley
1738 AD, American
Anglo-American painter

Anna CampbellAnna Campbell
25 January 1993, American
Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine
11 March 1731, American
Former Massachusetts Attorney General

Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
05 September 1936, American
Educator & Non-Fiction Writer
Robert Burn WoodworthRobert Burns Woodward
10 April 1917, American
Organic Chemist
Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
16 April 1845, American