Famous People From Delaware
Located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States of America is the state of Delaware. With its capital city as Dover and the largest city being Wilmington, Delaware is divided into three counties. It is often referred to as ‘The First State’, as it was the first one to be ratified into the constitution. The state of Delaware is also popularly called various other names such as ‘The Small Wonder’, ‘The Diamond State’ and ‘Blue Hen State’. Many celebrated individuals were born and brought up in Delaware. One fine example would be the six time Grammy winner Stephen Marley, the son of the famous reggae icon Bob Marley. Artists such as George Thorogood and Chuck Wicks were also born in this state. Delaware has created several distinguished and famous actors such as the hilarious Aubrey Plaza, Teri Polo, Ryan Phillippe, Elisabeth Shue. Although the popular Joe Biden was born in Pennsylvania, he was raised in the state of Delaware, where he even represented in the Senate. Even athletes such as Paul Goldschmidt, Colin Burns, Devin Smith and Mark Eaton are from the state. Keep reading to know more people from Delaware & celebs born in Delaware.
Elisabeth ShueElisabeth Shue
06 October 1963, American
Actress
Ryan PhillippeRyan Phillippe
10 September 1974, American
Actor

Beau BidenBeau Biden
03 February 1969, American
Son of Joe Biden

Valerie BertinelliValerie Bertinelli
23 April 1960, American
Actress

Bryan StevensonBryan Stevenson
14 November 1959, American
Lawyer

John Gallagher Jr.John Gallagher Jr.
17 June 1984, American
Actor
Teri PoloTeri Polo
01 June 1969, American
Actress

Judge ReinholdJudge Reinhold
21 May 1957, American
Actor

Sara DylanSara Dylan
25 October 1939, American
Bob Dylan's Ex-wife
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07 October 1728, American
Former Governor of Delaware

Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
11 December 1863, American
Astronomer
Daniel NathansDaniel Nathans
30 October 1928, American
Microbiologist

Ashley BidenAshley Biden
08 June 1981, American
Joe Biden's Daughter

Javi MarroquinJavi Marroquin
11 December 1992, American
Reality Star

Taylor ReillyTaylor Reilly
22 December 1997, American
YouTuber

Neal BridgesNeal Bridges
23 April 1987, American
E-sports Player
Molly O MaliaMolly O Malia
22 May 2001, American
Instagram Star, Model

Jonah GreenJonah Green
01 June 1995, American
YouTuber, Vlogger

Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
03 June 1984, American
Actor

Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
28 September 1947, American
Actor
Aubrey PlazaAubrey Plaza
26 June 1984, American
Actress

Doug HutchisonDoug Hutchison
26 May 1960, American
Actor
Vincente MinnelliVincente Minnelli
28 February 1903, American
Theatre director, Film director

George ThorogoodGeorge Thorogood
24 February 1950, American
Musician

Elena Delle DonneElena Delle Donne
05 September 1989, American
Basketball player
Cynthia RothrockCynthia Rothrock
08 March 1957, American
Actor, Taekwondo athlete, Karateka

Daniel PfeifferDaniel Pfeiffer
24 December 1975, American
Podcaster
Clifford BrownClifford Brown
30 October 1930, American
American jazz trumpeter

Thomas CapanoThomas Capano
11 October 1949, American
Lawyer

Howard PyleHoward Pyle
05 March 1853, American
American illustrator
Henry HeimlichHenry Heimlich
03 February 1920, American
Physician, University teacher

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Susan StromanSusan Stroman
17 October 1954, American
Theatre Director
Pierre S. du PontPierre S. du Pont
15 January 1870, American
Entrepreneur

Oliver EvansOliver Evans
13 September 1755, American
Inventor

Thomas F. BayardThomas F. Bayard
29 October 1828, American
Statesman

Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd
09 October 1823, Canadian, American
Activist
Harry CooverHarry Coover
06 March 1917, American
Inventor
John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
10 November 1893, American
Author

John M. ClaytonJohn M. Clayton
24 July 1796, American
Politician

Thomas MacdonoughThomas Macdonough
31 December 1783, American
Naval officer

Henry StommelHenry Stommel
27 September 1920, American
Oceanographer
E. R. SquibbE. R. Squibb
04 July 1819, American
Inventor

Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.
15 September 1918, American
 

John Bassett MooreJohn Bassett Moore
03 December 1860, American
Lawyer

Jacob JonesJacob Jones
29 February 1768, American
Naval officer

Robert Montgomery BirdRobert Montgomery Bird
05 February 1806, American
Novelist
Stephen MarleyStephen Marley
20 April 1972, Jamaican, American
Musician

George David CumminsGeorge David Cummins
11 December 1822, American
Bishop
George RossGeorge Ross
10 May 1730, American
Politician, Lawyer, Judge

Joseph H. BurchenalJoseph H. Burchenal
21 December 1912, American
Oncologist

Samuel DaviesSamuel Davies
03 November 1723, American
American minister
Michael Newbold CastleMichael Newbold Castle
02 July 1939, American