Florida is the 22nd most widespread and 3rd most populous state in the United States. Literally meaning ‘land of flowers’, it is located in the southeastern region of the country, with Tallahassee as its capital. It enjoys the longest coastline in all of America, and extends like a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean and the Straits of Florida. Miami metropolitan area is in fact the most populous and popular area of Florida, which continues to attract celebrities from various spheres of life. The state enjoys diversity as Native American, European, Hispanic, Latino and African American culture and heritage is omnipresent in the states’ culture, cuisine and architecture. Many distinguished and celebrated individuals were born in the city of Florida. One such person would be American rapper, singer and songwriter Flo Rida, who derived his name from his hometown Florida. From the legendary Jim Morrison to the popular Jason Derulo, Florida has been place where icons were born. Even prominent celebrities such as Mandy Moore, Vanilla Ice, Enrique Iglesias and T-Pain, all hail from the ‘Sunshine State’ that is Florida. Here is a list of some more celebrities from the state of Florida.
Ariana Grande Ariana Grande
(Singer, Actress)

26 June 1993

American

XXXTentacionXXXTentacion
(Rapper)

23 January 1998

American

Sarah PaulsonSarah Paulson
(Actress)

17 December 1974

American

Danielle BregoliDanielle Bregoli
(Rapper)

26 March 2003

American

Bob RossBob Ross
(Painter)

29 October 1942

American

Roman ReignsRoman Reigns
(Professional Wrestler)

25 May 1985

American

Lil PumpLil Pump
(Rapper)

17 August 2000

Colombian,American

Dan BilzerianDan Bilzerian
(Internet Personality, Gambler)

07 December 1980

Armenian,American

Antonio BrownAntonio Brown
(American Football Player)

10 July 1988

American

Deion SandersDeion Sanders

09 August 1967

American

Anya Taylor-JoyAnya Taylor-Joy
(Actress)

16 April 1996

Argentinian,British,Scottish

Bella ThorneBella Thorne
(Actress, singer)

08 October 1997

American

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Noah CentineoNoah Centineo
(Actor)

09 May 1996

American

Eva MendesEva Mendes

05 March 1974

American

Kodak BlackKodak Black
(Rapper)

11 June 1997

American

Maya RudolphMaya Rudolph
(Actress, Comedienne)

27 July 1972

American

YNW MellyYNW Melly
(Rapper)

01 May 1999

American

Jim MorrisonJim Morrison
(Singer, Lyricist, Poet, Musician, Filmmaker)

08 December 1943

American

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Vince CarterVince Carter
(Basketball Player)

26 January 1977

American

Tom PettyTom Petty
(Singer)

20 October 1950

American

Tiffany Trump Tiffany Trump
(Daughter of Donald Trump)

13 October 1993

American

Mark TwainMark Twain
(Author and Humorist)

30 November 1835

American

Norman ReedusNorman Reedus
(Model, Actor, Photographer)

06 January 1969

American

Jazz JenningsJazz Jennings
(LGBTQ Rights Activist, Internet Personality, Spokesmodel)

06 October 2000

American

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Carla GuginoCarla Gugino
(Actress)

29 August 1971

American

Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier

20 February 1927

Bahamian,American

Wesley SnipesWesley Snipes

31 July 1962

American

William H. MacyWilliam H. Macy
(Actor)

13 March 1950

American

Mimi RogersMimi Rogers
(Actress)

27 January 1956

American

Victoria JusticeVictoria Justice
(Actress, Singer)

19 February 1993

American

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Bobby ShmurdaBobby Shmurda
(Rapper)

04 August 1994

American

Ray LewisRay Lewis
(American Footballer)

15 May 1975

American

Abigail SpencerAbigail Spencer
(Actress)

04 August 1981

American

Ottis TooleOttis Toole
(Serial Killer)

05 March 1947

American

Debbie HarryDebbie Harry

01 July 1945

American

Brittany SnowBrittany Snow
(Actress)

09 May 1986

American

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Alexa VegaAlexa Vega
(Actress)

27 August 1988

American

Lauren JaureguiLauren Jauregui
(Singer)

27 June 1996

American

Ski Mask the Slump GodSki Mask the Slump God
(Rapper)

18 April 1996

American

Roxie RokerRoxie Roker
(Actress)

28 August 1929

American

Faith EvansFaith Evans
(American singer)

10 June 1973

American

Rhea DurhamRhea Durham
(Model)

01 July 1978

American

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Kelly SlaterKelly Slater
(Surfer)

11 February 1972

American

Bailee MadisonBailee Madison
(T.V. Actress)

15 October 1999

American

Trayvon MartinTrayvon Martin
(Shooting Victim)

02 February 1995

American

Steve AokiSteve Aoki
(Musician)

30 November 1977

American

Steve SpurrierSteve Spurrier

20 April 1945

American

Laila AliLaila Ali
(Professional Boxer)

30 December 1977

American

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Josh GadJosh Gad
(Actor, Voice Actor)

23 February 1981

American

Jeff BaenaJeff Baena
(Screenwriter, Director)

29 June 1977

American

Elizabeth AshleyElizabeth Ashley
(Actress)

30 August 1939

American

Emmitt SmithEmmitt Smith
(NFL Star)

15 May 1969

American

Katy MixonKaty Mixon
(Actress)

30 March 1981

American

Marco RubioMarco Rubio
(U.S. Senator from Florida)

28 May 1971

American

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Bray WyattBray Wyatt
(Professional Wrestler)

23 May 1987

American

Denzel CurryDenzel Curry
(Rapper)

16 February 1995

American

Billy BeaneBilly Beane
(Former Baseball Player & Administrator)

29 March 1962

American

Aaron CarterAaron Carter
(Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Actor, Dancer)

07 December 1987

American

Bethany Joy LenzBethany Joy Lenz
(Actress)

02 April 1981

American

Jason DeruloJason Derulo
(Singer-songwriter)

21 September 1989

American

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Arielle KebbelArielle Kebbel
(Actress)

19 February 1985

American

Brooke HoganBrooke Hogan
(Reality TV Star)

05 May 1988

American

Brandon FlynnBrandon Flynn
(Actor)

11 October 1993

American

Paul BilzerianPaul Bilzerian
(Corporate Takeover Specialist)

1950 AD

American

Ashley GreeneAshley Greene
(Actress)

21 February 1987

American

Dustin MoskovitzDustin Moskovitz
(Entrepreneur)

22 May 1984

American

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Brittany DanielBrittany Daniel
(Actress)

17 March 1976

American

Carrot TopCarrot Top

25 February 1965

American

Bessie ColemanBessie Coleman
(Aviator)

26 January 1892

American

Julian NewmanJulian Newman
(Basketball Player)

06 September 2001

American

Delta BurkeDelta Burke
(Actress)

30 July 1956

American

Sean KingstonSean Kingston
(Singer-songwriter)

03 February 1990

Jamaican

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Seth GabelSeth Gabel
(Actor)

03 October 1981

American

Natalie MartinezNatalie Martinez
(Actress, Model)

12 July 1984

American

Flo RidaFlo Rida
(Musician, Rapper)

16 September 1979

American

Chris EvertChris Evert
(Tennis Player)

21 December 1954

American

Kelly KellyKelly Kelly
(Pro Wrestler, Model, Reality Personality)

15 January 1987

American

Janet RenoJanet Reno
(78th Attorney General of the United States)

21 July 1938

American

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Alex StokesAlex Stokes
(Instagram Star)

23 November 1996

American

Jim CourierJim Courier
(Tennis Player)

17 August 1970

American

Charles WhitmanCharles Whitman

24 June 1941

American