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
Actress

Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan Poe
19 January 1809, American
Writer

James SpadesJames Spader
07 February 1960, American
Actor
Allison JanneyAllison Janney
19 November 1959, American
Actress

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
17 August 1969, American
Singer-songwriter

Edward NortonEdward Norton
18 August 1969, American
Actor
Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
22 February 1932, American
Former US Senator

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14 February 1942, American
Mayor of New York City
Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
29 July 1924, American
Actress

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26 March 1931, American
Actor

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
13 September 1918, American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

Bobby BrownBobby Brown
05 February 1969, American
Singer-Songwriter

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
08 October 1960, American
Co-Founder of Net Flix
James TaylorJames Taylor
12 March 1948, American
Singer

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
25 May 1803, American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Ben FosterBen Foster
29 October 1980, American
Actor
Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
28 August 1961, American
Actress

Sheldon AdelsonSheldon Adelson
04 August 1933, American
Chief Executive Officer of Las Vegas Sands
Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
08 February 1925, American
American actor

Barbara WaltersBarbara Walters
25 September 1929, American
Journalist

John SlatteryJohn Slattery
13 August 1962, American
Actor
Maura TierneyMaura Tierney
03 February 1965, American
Actress

Clark GreggClark Gregg
02 April 1962, American
Actor
John F. KellyJohn F. Kelly
11 May 1950, American
Former White House Chief of Staff

Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
23 September 1968, American
Actress

Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
10 October 1837, American
Military Personnel
Daniela RuahDaniela Ruah
02 December 1983, Portuguese, American
Actress

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Ram DassRam Dass
06 April 1931, American
Spiritual Teacher
Jason NashJason Nash
04 May 1974, American
Actor, Comedian, YouTuber

James RemarJames Remar
31 December 1953, American
Actor

Paul ReverePaul Revere
01 January 1735, American
Revolutionary

Nicky JamNicky Jam
17 March 1981, American
Singer
Katya ZamolodchikovaKatya Zamolodchikova
01 May 1982, American
Drag Queens
Misha CollinsMisha Collins
20 August 1974, American
Actor

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

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor

Rose KennedyRose Kennedy
22 July 1890, American
American philanthropist
Sib HashianSib Hashian
17 August 1949, American
Musician

Jasmine GuyJasmine Guy
10 March 1962, American
Actress

Robert WahlbergRobert Wahlberg
18 December 1967, American
Actor

Toby FoxToby Fox
11 October 1991, American
Video Game Developer

Anne DudekAnne Dudek
22 March 1975, American
Actress
Paul WahlbergPaul Wahlberg
 , American
Chef & Reality TV Star

Meshach TaylorMeshach Taylor
11 April 1947, American
Actor
Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
1922 AD, American
Socialite

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
 

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
08 March 1841, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
Nat FaxonNat Faxon
11 October 1975, American
Actor

Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
27 April 1791, American
Painter
John PinetteJohn Pinette
23 March 1964, American
Actor

Jared DiamondJared Diamond
10 September 1937, American
Scientist & Author

T. J. ThyneT. J. Thyne
07 March 1975, American
Actor

Cotton MatherCotton Mather
12 February 1663, American
Church Minister

Black FrancisBlack Francis
06 April 1965, American
Singer-songwriter
Albert PikeAlbert Pike
29 December 1809, American
Military Leader

Dick DaleDick Dale
04 May 1937, American
Guitarist

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

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
04 June 1935, American
Serial Child Rapist
Lee TergesenLee Tergesen
08 July 1965, American
Actor

Charles SumnerCharles Sumner
06 January 1811, American
Politician
Jane ToppanJane Toppan
31 March 1854, American
Serial killer

Abigail JohnsonAbigail Johnson
19 December 1961, American
CEO of Fidelity Investments

Henry KnoxHenry Knox
25 July 1750, American
Former United States Secretary of War
A. Bartlett GiamattiA. Bartlett Giamatti
04 April 1938, American
Academician, Scholar, Commissioner of Major League

G HanneliusG Hannelius
22 December 1998, American
Actress, Singer
Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
08 February 1911, American
Poet

Michael BivinsMichael Bivins
10 August 1968, American
Singer

Samantha LoganSamantha Logan
27 October 1996, American
Actress
Alexis KniefAlexis Knief
01 January 1970, American
Wife of Timothy Olyphant

William C. DurantWilliam C. Durant
09 December 1861, American
Entrepreneur
Michelle PhanMichelle Phan
11 April 1987, American
Beauty Vlogger, YouTuber

Winslow HomerWinslow Homer
24 February 1836, American
Painter

Barrett Wilbert WeedBarrett Wilbert Weed
06 November 1988, American
Actress

Joseph WarrenJoseph Warren
11 June 1741, American
Physician, Military Leader
Stephen F. LynchStephen F. Lynch
31 March 1955, American
U.S. Representative
Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
03 September 1856, American
Pioneering Architect

Peter R. OrszagPeter R. Orszag
16 December 1968, American
Economist, Banker

Henry AdamsHenry Adams
16 February 1838, American
Historian

Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD, American
Megan Boone's Partner
Robert LowellRobert Lowell
01 March 1917, American
Poet

Nathan BlecharczykNathan Blecharczyk
1983 AD, American
Co-founder of Airbnb

Alaina Marie MathersAlaina Marie Mathers
03 May 1993, American
Eminem's Daughter

Chris EvansChris Evans
13 June 1981, American
Actor

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

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American
Economist
Robert Burn WoodworthRobert Burns Woodward
10 April 1917, American
Organic Chemist

Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
05 September 1936, American
Educator & Non-Fiction Writer
Walter GilbertWalter Gilbert
21 March 1932, American
Biochemist, Physicist, Molecular Biologist
Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
16 April 1845, American
Nurse