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.
Ryan PhillippeRyan Phillippe
10 September 1974, American
Actor
Elisabeth ShueElisabeth Shue
06 October 1963, American
Actress

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

Valerie BertinelliValerie Bertinelli
23 April 1960, American
Actress

Sara DylanSara Dylan
25 October 1939, American
Bob Dylan's Ex-wife

Teri PoloTeri Polo
01 June 1969, American
Actress
Judge ReinholdJudge Reinhold
21 May 1957, American
Actor

John Gallagher Jr.John Gallagher Jr.
17 June 1984, American
Actor

By maybe John Thomas Scharf [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsCaesar Rodney
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

Javi MarroquinJavi Marroquin
11 December 1992, American
Reality Star
Molly O MaliaMolly O Malia
22 May 2001, American
Instagram Star, Model

Taylor ReillyTaylor Reilly
22 December 1997, American
YouTuber

Ashley BidenAshley Biden
08 June 1981, American
Joe Biden's Daughter
Jonah GreenJonah Green
01 June 1995, American
YouTuber, Vlogger

Neal BridgesNeal Bridges
23 April 1987, American
E-sports Player
Vincente MinnelliVincente Minnelli
28 February 1903, American
Theatre director, Film director

Doug HutchisonDoug Hutchison
26 May 1960, American
Actor

Cynthia RothrockCynthia Rothrock
08 March 1957, American
Actor, Taekwondo athlete, Karateka
Clifford BrownClifford Brown
30 October 1930, American
American jazz trumpeter

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

Thomas CapanoThomas Capano
11 October 1949, American
Lawyer

Oliver EvansOliver Evans
13 September 1755, American
Inventor

John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
10 November 1893, American
Author
Stephen MarleyStephen Marley
20 April 1972, Jamaican, American
Musician
Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.
15 September 1918, American
 

John GallagherJohn Gallagher
27 June 1984, American
Film actor, Television actor, Musician, Musical

George RossGeorge Ross
10 May 1730, American
Politician, Lawyer, Judge

Michael Newbold CastleMichael Newbold Castle
02 July 1939, American