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.
Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14 February 1942, American
Mayor of New York City
Mark WahlbergMark Wahlberg
05 June 1971, American
Actor, Singer

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

Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin
17 January 1706, British, American
Founding Father of the United States

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
17 August 1969, American

Uma ThurmanUma Thurman
29 April 1970, American
James TaylorJames Taylor
12 March 1948, American

Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan Poe
19 January 1809, American
Author, Poet, Editor and Literary Critic

Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
29 July 1924, American
James SpadesJames Spader
07 February 1960, American

Edward NortonEdward Norton
18 August 1969, American
Bobby BrownBobby Brown
05 February 1969, American

Allison JanneyAllison Janney
19 November 1959, American

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
22 February 1932, American
Former US Senator

Barbara WaltersBarbara Walters
25 September 1929, American

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26 March 1931, American
Actor, Author, Film Director
Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Ben FosterBen Foster
29 October 1980, American

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
08 February 1925, American
American actor

Maura TierneyMaura Tierney
03 February 1965, American
Clark GreggClark Gregg
02 April 1962, American

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
25 May 1803, American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
23 September 1968, American

Nicky JamNicky Jam
17 March 1981, American

Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
28 August 1961, American
Jason NashJason Nash
04 May 1974, American
Actor, Comedian, YouTuber

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
13 September 1918, American
John F. Kennedy's Sister
John SlatteryJohn Slattery
13 August 1962, American

Daniela RuahDaniela Ruah
02 December 1983, Portuguese, American

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
08 October 1960, American
Co-Founder of Net Flix
Ram DassRam Dass
06 April 1931, American
Spiritual Teacher

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Alaina Marie MathersAlaina Marie Mathers
03 May 1993, American
Eminem's Daughter
Paul ReverePaul Revere
01 January 1735, American

Misha CollinsMisha Collins
20 August 1974, American

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American

James RemarJames Remar
31 December 1953, American
Robert WahlbergRobert Wahlberg
18 December 1967, American
Paul WahlbergPaul Wahlberg
 , American
Chef & Reality TV Star

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

Katya ZamolodchikovaKatya Zamolodchikova
01 May 1982, American
Drag Queens

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

John PinetteJohn Pinette
23 March 1964, American

Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
27 April 1791, American

Jasmine GuyJasmine Guy
10 March 1962, American

Toby FoxToby Fox
11 October 1991, American
Video Game Developer
Nat FaxonNat Faxon
11 October 1975, American

Jared DiamondJared Diamond
10 September 1937, American
Scientist & Author
Robert Gould ShawRobert Gould Shaw
10 October 1837, American
Military Personnel

Meshach TaylorMeshach Taylor
11 April 1947, American

Anne DudekAnne Dudek
22 March 1975, American
Abigail JohnsonAbigail Johnson
19 December 1961, American
CEO of Fidelity Investments

Dick DaleDick Dale
04 May 1937, American
Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American

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

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

John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
04 June 1935, American
Serial Child Rapist

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

Black FrancisBlack Francis
06 April 1965, American

Albert PikeAlbert Pike
29 December 1809, American
Military Leader

Michelle PhanMichelle Phan
11 April 1987, American
Beauty Vlogger, YouTuber
Lee TergesenLee Tergesen
08 July 1965, American

Cotton MatherCotton Mather
12 February 1663, American
Church Minister
G HanneliusG Hannelius
22 December 1998, American
Actress, Singer

Jane ToppanJane Toppan
31 March 1854, American
Serial killer

Barrett Wilbert WeedBarrett Wilbert Weed
06 November 1988, American
Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
1922 AD, American

Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
03 September 1856, American
Pioneering Architect
A. Bartlett GiamattiA. Bartlett Giamatti
04 April 1938, American
Academician, Scholar, Commissioner of Major League

Winslow HomerWinslow Homer
24 February 1836, American

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
08 February 1911, American
Michael BivinsMichael Bivins
10 August 1968, American

Acacia BrinleyAcacia Brinley
22 October 1997, American
Pop Singer
Chris EvansChris Evans
13 June 1981, American

Henry AdamsHenry Adams
16 February 1838, American

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
16 April 1845, American

John Singleton CopleyJohn Singleton Copley
1738 AD, American
Anglo-American painter
Stephen F. LynchStephen F. Lynch
31 March 1955, American
U.S. Representative
Edward EverettEdward Everett
11 April 1794, American
Former American senator

Robert Burn WoodworthRobert Burns Woodward
10 April 1917, American
Organic Chemist

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American

15 January 1997, American
Instagram Star
Alexis KniefAlexis Knief
01 January 1970, American
Wife of Timothy Olyphant

Anna CampbellAnna Campbell
25 January 1993, American

Patty MayoPatty Mayo
06 July 1987, American

Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD, American
Partner of Megan Boone

Walter GilbertWalter Gilbert
21 March 1932, American
Biochemist, Physicist, Molecular Biologist
Alexandra KingAlexandra King
27 May 1995, American
Instagram Model

Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine
11 March 1731, American
Former Massachusetts Attorney General
Jonathan KozolJonathan Kozol
05 September 1936, American
Educator & Non-Fiction Writer

Emily Greene BalchEmily Greene Balch
08 January 1867, American
Social Activist
Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
09 December 1926, American
William HooperWilliam Hooper
17 June 1742, American
Former Delegate to the Continental Congress