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.
Elisabeth ShueElisabeth Shue
(Actress)

06 October 1963

American

Valerie BertinelliValerie Bertinelli
(Actress)

23 April 1960

American

Teri PoloTeri Polo
(Actress)

01 June 1969

American

Beau BidenBeau Biden
(Son of Joe Biden)

03 February 1969

American

Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
(Astronomer)

11 December 1863

American

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

07 October 1728

American

Daniel NathansDaniel Nathans
(Microbiologist)

30 October 1928

American

Jonah GreenJonah Green
(YouTuber, Vlogger)

01 June 1995

American

Ryan PhillippeRyan Phillippe
(Actor)

10 September 1974

American

Cynthia RothrockCynthia Rothrock
(Actor, Taekwondo athlete, Karateka)

08 March 1957

American

Henry HeimlichHenry Heimlich
(Physician, University teacher)

03 February 1920

American

Clifford BrownClifford Brown
(American jazz trumpeter)

30 October 1930

American

Howard PyleHoward Pyle
(American illustrator)

05 March 1853

American

Thomas CapanoThomas Capano
(Lawyer)

11 October 1949

American

Oliver EvansOliver Evans
(Inventor)

13 September 1755

American

John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
(Author)

10 November 1893

American

Stephen MarleyStephen Marley
(Musician)

20 April 1972

American

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

15 September 1918

American

George RossGeorge Ross
(Politician, Lawyer, Judge)

10 May 1730

American

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

1823 AD

Michael Newbold CastleMichael Newbold Castle

02 July 1939

American