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.
Uma ThurmanUma Thurman
29 April 1970, American
Mark WahlbergMark Wahlberg
05 June 1971, American
Actor, Singer

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

Donnie WahlbergDonnie Wahlberg
17 August 1969, American
Actor, Singer, Producer

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

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

Edward NortonEdward Norton
18 August 1969, American

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

Allison JanneyAllison Janney
19 November 1959, American
Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26 March 1931, American
Actor, Author, Film Director

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
22 February 1932, American
Former US Senator
Ben FosterBen Foster
29 October 1980, American

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

James TaylorJames Taylor
12 March 1948, American
Bobby BrownBobby Brown
05 February 1969, American

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer
Clark GreggClark Gregg
02 April 1962, American

Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
28 August 1961, American

Barbara WaltersBarbara Walters
25 September 1929, 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

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
08 February 1925, American
American actor

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
08 October 1960, American
Co-Founder of Net Flix
Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
25 May 1803, American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Alaina Marie MathersAlaina Marie Mathers
03 May 1993, American
Eminem's Daughter

Paul ReverePaul Revere
01 January 1735, American

Maura TierneyMaura Tierney
03 February 1965, American

Misha CollinsMisha Collins
20 August 1974, American
Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American

Jared DiamondJared Diamond
10 September 1937, American
Scientist & Author

James RemarJames Remar
31 December 1953, American

Robert WahlbergRobert Wahlberg
18 December 1967, American

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Paul WahlbergPaul Wahlberg
 , American
Chef & Reality TV Star
Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
23 September 1968, American

Nicky JamNicky Jam
17 March 1981, American
Rose KennedyRose Kennedy
22 July 1890, American
American philanthropist

Jasmine GuyJasmine Guy
10 March 1962, American

Samuel AdamsSamuel Adams
27 September 1722, American
Founding Father of the United States
Katya ZamolodchikovaKatya Zamolodchikova
01 May 1982, American
Drag Queens

John PinetteJohn Pinette
23 March 1964, American
Ram DassRam Dass
06 April 1931, American
Spiritual Teacher

Michelle PhanMichelle Phan
11 April 1987, American
Beauty Vlogger, YouTuber

Nat FaxonNat Faxon
11 October 1975, American

Anne DudekAnne Dudek
22 March 1975, American

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
27 April 1791, American

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

Black FrancisBlack Francis
06 April 1965, American

Chris EvansChris Evans
13 June 1981, American
G HanneliusG Hannelius
22 December 1998, American
Actress, Singer

Cotton MatherCotton Mather
12 February 1663, American
Church Minister
Sib HashianSib Hashian
17 August 1949, American

Meshach TaylorMeshach Taylor
11 April 1947, American

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

Patty MayoPatty Mayo
06 July 1987, American
John GeoghanJohn Geoghan
04 June 1935, American
Serial Child Rapist

Michael BivinsMichael Bivins
10 August 1968, American

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

Elizabeth BishopElizabeth Bishop
08 February 1911, American
Barbara DalyBarbara Daly Baekeland
1922 AD, American

Acacia BrinleyAcacia Brinley
22 October 1997, American
Pop Singer

Henry AdamsHenry Adams
16 February 1838, American

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

William Forsyth SharpeWilliam F. Sharpe
16 June 1934, American

Alexis KniefAlexis Knief
01 January 1970, American
Wife of Timothy Olyphant

Anna CampbellAnna Campbell
25 January 1993, American
Robert Burn WoodworthRobert Burns Woodward
10 April 1917, American
Organic Chemist

Mary Eliza Mahoney Mary Eliza Mahoney
16 April 1845, American

Gangsta GrandmaGangsta Grandma
17 June 1929, American
TikTok Star

Kendall RaeKendall Rae
22 April 1993, American
YouTube Star

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

Walter GilbertWalter Gilbert
21 March 1932, American
Biochemist, Physicist, Molecular Biologist
William HooperWilliam Hooper
17 June 1742, American
Former Delegate to the Continental Congress

Emily Greene BalchEmily Greene Balch
08 January 1867, American
Social Activist

Ashley AlexissAshley Alexiss
25 November 1990, American
Model/Reality TV Star
Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
09 December 1926, American

Kelli MapleKelli Maple
12 October 2001, American
Daniel Nguyen (NampaikidDaniel Nguyen
06 October 1993, American
Instagram Star

That PoppyThat Poppy
01 January 1995, American
Pop Singer

Keisha Nash WhitakerKeisha Nash Whitaker
08 March 1972, American

Daniel Christopher PredaDaniel Christopher Preda
16 December 1992, American
Instagram Star, Model
Mario RuizMario Ruiz
01 October 1993, Colombian

William MasonWilliam Mason
24 January 1829, American
Composer, Pianist
25 November 1995, American
YouTube Gamer

Alexandra KingAlexandra King
27 May 1995, American
Instagram Model

George Richards MinotGeorge Richards Minot
02 December 1885, American
Medical Researcher

Antony Michael HallAntony Michael Hall
14 April 1968, American
Max Jr.Max Jr.
09 April 1992, American