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
(Actor, Singer)

05 June 1971

American

Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin
(Founding Father of the United States)

17 January 1706

American

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
(Actor, Singer, Producer)

17 August 1969

American

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
(Former US Senator)

22 February 1932

American

Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
(Actress)

29 July 1924

American

James SpadesJames Spader
(Actor)

07 February 1960

American

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
(Mayor of New York City)

14 February 1942

American

Uma ThurmanUma Thurman

29 April 1970

American

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
(Poet, Novelist, and Writer)

27 October 1932

American

Bobby BrownBobby Brown
(Singer-Songwriter)

05 February 1969

American

Ben FosterBen Foster
(Actor)

29 October 1980

American

Edward NortonEdward Norton
(Actor)

18 August 1969

American

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Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
(Actor, Author, Film Director)

26 March 1931

American

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
(John F. Kennedy's Sister)

13 September 1918

American

Barbara WaltersBarbara Walters
(Journalist)

25 September 1929

American

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
(American actor)

08 February 1925

American

James TaylorJames Taylor

12 March 1948

American

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
(American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet)

25 May 1803

American

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Paul ReverePaul Revere
(Revolutionary)

01 January 1735

American

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
(Professor)

29 August 1947

American

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
(Co-Founder of Net Flix)

08 October 1960

American

Rose KennedyRose Kennedy
(American philanthropist)

22 July 1890

American

Alaina Marie MathersAlaina Marie Mathers
(Eminem's Daughter)

03 May 1993

American

Ben BradleeBen Bradlee
(Newspaper Editor & Journalist)

26 August 1921

American

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Misha CollinsMisha Collins
(Actor)

20 August 1974

American

Samuel AdamsSamuel Adams
(Founding Father of the United States)

27 September 1722

American

John SlatteryJohn Slattery
(Actor)

13 August 1962

American

Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
(Actress)

23 September 1968

American

Charles SumnerCharles Sumner
(Politician)

06 January 1811

American

Cotton MatherCotton Mather
(Church Minister)

12 February 1663

American

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Michelle PhanMichelle Phan
(Beauty Vlogger, YouTuber)

11 April 1987

American

Black FrancisBlack Francis
(Singer-songwriter)

06 April 1965

American

Jane ToppanJane Toppan
(Serial killer)

31 March 1854

American

Patty MayoPatty Mayo
(YouTuber)

06 July 1987

American

Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
(Pioneering Architect)

03 September 1856

American

Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
(Socialite)

1922 AD

American

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A. Bartlett GiamattiA. Bartlett Giamatti
(Academician, Scholar, Commissioner of Major League Baseball)

04 April 1938

American

John Singleton CopleyJohn Singleton Copley
(Anglo-American painter)

1738 AD

American

Daniel Christopher PredaDaniel Christopher Preda
(Instagram Star, Model)

16 December 1992

American

Walter GilbertWalter Gilbert
(Biochemist, Physicist, Molecular Biologist)

21 March 1932

American

Keisha Nash WhitakerKeisha Nash Whitaker
(Actor)

08 March 1972

American

Emily Greene BalchEmily Greene Balch
(Social Activist)

08 January 1867

American

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Alexis KniefAlexis Knief
(Wife of Timothy Olyphant)

01 January 1970

American

Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine
(Former Massachusetts Attorney General)

11 March 1731

American

Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
(Educator & Non-Fiction Writer)

05 September 1936

American

Kendall RaeKendall Rae
(YouTube Star)

22 April 1993

American

That PoppyThat Poppy
(Pop Singer)

01 January 1995

American

William HooperWilliam Hooper
(Former Delegate to the Continental Congress)

17 June 1742

American

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Kelli MapleKelli Maple
(YouTuber)

12 October 2001

American

Daniel Nguyen (NampaikidDaniel Nguyen
(Instagram Star)

06 October 1993

American

Mario RuizMario Ruiz
(YouTuber)

01 October 1993

Colombian

Brendan NorthBrendan North
(Photographer)

14 November 1993

American

RyguyrockyRyguyrocky
(YouTube Gamer)

25 November 1995

American

George Richards MinotGeorge Richards Minot
(Medical Researcher)

02 December 1885

American

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Nic WallaceNic Wallace
(Social Media Personality)

07 August 2000

American

Alexandra KingAlexandra King
(Instagram Model)

27 May 1995

American

Connie BrittonConnie Britton
(Actress, television producer, singer, television actor)

06 March 1967

American

Steven Van ZandtSteven Van Zandt
(Actor, Musician, Screenwriter, Record producer, Disc jockey, Singer, Television actor, Guitarist, Pianist, Composer)

22 November 1950

American

Donna SummerDonna Summer
(Singer-songwriter)

31 December 1948

American

Taylor SchillingTaylor Schilling
(actor, film actor, television actor)

27 July 1984

American

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Lisa EdelsteinLisa Edelstein
(Playwright, Television actor, Actor, Film actor, Voice actor)

21 May 1966

American

Madeline KahnMadeline Kahn
(voice actor, stage actor, film actor, television actor)

29 September 1942

American

Sheldon AdelsonSheldon Adelson
(entrepreneur, financier, businessperson)

06 August 1933

American

Christa McAuliffeChrista McAuliffe
(Astronaut, Teacher)

02 September 1948

American

Piper KermanPiper Kerman
(writer, memoirist)

28 September 1969

American

Myles KennedyMyles Kennedy
(Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer)

27 November 1969

American

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Uzo AdubaUzo Aduba
(stage actor, film actor, television actor)

10 February 1981

American

Eve TorresEve Torres
(Actor, Model, Dancer, Professional wrestler, Television actor, Amateur wrestler)

21 August 1984

American

Colm FeoreColm Feore
(Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor)

22 August 1958

Canadian,American

Ralph TresvantRalph Tresvant
(Singer)

16 May 1968

American

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
(Military personnel)

10 October 1837

American

Susan TedeschiSusan Tedeschi
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Guitarist)

09 November 1970

American

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Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
(Supreme Court Justice)

08 March 1841

American

Jane AlexanderJane Alexander
(stage actor, film actor, television actor)

28 October 1939

American

Danny WoodDanny Wood
(musician, singer)

14 May 1969

American

Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
(Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio personality, Stage actor)

20 October 1907

American

Henry KnoxHenry Knox
(officer)

25 July 1750

American

John L. SullivanJohn L. Sullivan
(Boxer)

15 October 1858

American

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John TortorellaJohn Tortorella
(Ice hockey player)

24 June 1958

American

Joseph P. Kennedy IIIJoseph P. Kennedy III
(U.S. Representative)

04 October 1980

American

Tony LevinTony Levin
(Bassist, Blogger, Jazz musician)

06 June 1946

American