Beau Biden, Elisabeth Shue, Valerie Bertinelli, Annie Jump Cannon & Caesar Rodney are some of the celebrities who hail 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.
Beau BidenBeau Biden
(Son of Joe Biden)

03 February 1969

30 May 2015

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Aquarius

Elisabeth ShueElisabeth Shue
(Actress)

06 October 1963

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Libra

Valerie BertinelliValerie Bertinelli
(Actress)

23 April 1960

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Taurus

Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
(Astronomer)

11 December 1863

13 April 1941

Dover

American

Sagittarius

By maybe John Thomas Scharf [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsCaesar Rodney
(Former Governor of Delaware)

07 October 1728

29 June 1784

Dover

American

Libra

Daniel NathansDaniel Nathans
(Microbiologist)

30 October 1928

16 November 1999

Wilmington, Delaware, US

American

Scorpio

Jonah GreenJonah Green
(YouTuber, Vlogger)

01 June 1995

Hockessin, Delaware, United States

American

Gemini

Henry HeimlichHenry Heimlich
(Physician, University teacher)

03 February 1920

17 December 2016

Wilmington

American

Aquarius

Cynthia RothrockCynthia Rothrock
(Actor, Taekwondo athlete, Karateka)

08 March 1957

Wilmington

American

Pisces

Clifford BrownClifford Brown
(American jazz trumpeter)

30 October 1930

26 June 1956

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Scorpio

Howard PyleHoward Pyle
(American illustrator)

05 March 1853

09 November 1911

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Pisces

Oliver EvansOliver Evans
(Inventor)

13 September 1755

15 April 1819

Newport

American

Virgo

Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.

15 September 1918

09 May 2007

Guyencourt, Delaware

American

Virgo

John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
(Author)

10 November 1893

16 July 1960

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

American

Scorpio

Thomas CapanoThomas Capano
(Lawyer)

11 October 1949

19 September 2011

Delaware

American

Libra

Stephen MarleyStephen Marley
(Musician)

20 April 1972

Wilmington, Delaware, US

American

Aries

George RossGeorge Ross
(Politician, Lawyer, Judge)

10 May 1730

14 July 1779

New Castle, Delaware, United States

American

Taurus

Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd Cary
(Editor, Lawyer)

1823 AD

1893 AD

Michael Newbold CastleMichael Newbold Castle

02 July 1939

American

Cancer

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