Established in the year 1733 is the state of Georgia which is situated in the southeastern region of the United States of America. Being the largest state entirely east of the Mississippi River, it is often referred to as ‘The Empire State of the South’ and even as the ‘Peach State’. With Atlanta as Georgia’s capital and largest metro, the state is ranked 8th in the United States for its population. Many distinguished personalities were born in the state of Georgia as the state has produced numerous celebrities who have excelled in various spheres of life. Talented and ground-breaking musicians such as the likes of Alan Jackson, CeeLo Green, Kanye West, Ray Charles all hail from the state of Georgia. The state is well-known for creating many entertainers and actors who have gone on to creating magic for Hollywood. From the former child actor Chloe Grace Moretz to the ravishing Julia Roberts to the talented Dakota Fanning, all these gorgeous women share one common ground – Georgia, as they were all born there. Georgia has also been the birthplace of the iconic wrestler Hulk Hogan. Keep reading to know the complete list of celebrities who are from Georgia.
Kanye WestKanye West
08 June 1977, American
Rapper, Singer-Songwriter, Record Producer
Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr.
15 January 1929, American
Civil Rights Activist

Julia RobertsJulia Roberts
28 October 1967, American
Actress

Jimmy CarterJimmy Carter
01 October 1924, American
39th U.S. President

Dakota FanningDakota Fanning
23 February 1994, American
Actress

Kane BrownKane Brown
21 October 1993, American
Singer
T.I.T.I.
25 September 1980, American
Hip-hop Artist

Elle FanningElle Fanning
09 April 1998, American
Actress

Hulk HoganHulk Hogan
11 August 1953, American
Professional Wrestler

Laurence FishburneLaurence Fishburne
30 July 1961, American
Actor
Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
15 September 1918, American
Stand-up Comedian

Dwight HowardDwight Howard
08 December 1985, American
Basketball Player
Jackie RobinsonJackie Robinson
31 January 1919, American
 

Doc HollidayDoc Holliday
14 August 1851, American
Gambler, Gunfighter

Kim BasingerKim Basinger
08 December 1953, American
Actress
Marla MaplesMarla Maples
27 October 1963, American
Actress

Ray CharlesRay Charles
23 September 1930, American
Singer and Composer
Jeff DanielsJeff Daniels
19 February 1955, American
Actor

Spike LeeSpike Lee
20 March 1957, American
 

Kelly RowlandKelly Rowland
11 February 1981, American
Singer-songwriter
Luke BryanLuke Bryan
17 July 1976, American
Singer-Songwriter

Ryan SeacrestRyan Seacrest
24 December 1974, American
Television Show Host & Radio Personality
Kenan ThompsonKenan Thompson
10 May 1978, American
Actor

Joanne WoodwardJoanne Woodward
27 February 1930, American
Actress

Ed HelmsEd Helms
24 January 1974, American
Actor

Thomas RhettThomas Rhett
30 March 1990, American
Singer-songwriter
Playboi CartiPlayboi Carti
13 September 1996, American
Rapper
Lil BabyLil Baby
03 December 1994, American
Rapper

Little RichardLittle Richard
05 December 1932, American
 

Raven-SymonéRaven-Symoné
10 December 1985, American
Actress

Sutton FosterSutton Foster
18 March 1975, American
Actress, Singer
Danielle PanabakerDanielle Panabaker
19 September 1987, American
Actress

Young ThugYoung Thug
16 August 1991, American
Rapper

Chris TuckerChris Tucker
31 August 1971, American
Actor, Comedian

Clarence ThomasClarence Thomas
23 June 1948, American
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the

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David CrossDavid Cross
04 April 1964, American
 
Holly HunterHolly Hunter
20 March 1958, American
Actress

Lil YachtyLil Yachty
23 August 1997, American
Rapper
Lavrentiy BeriaLavrentiy Beria
29 March 1899, Georgian
Politician

Otis ReddingOtis Redding
09 September 1941, American
Singer

2 Chainz2 Chainz
12 September 1977, American
Rapper
China Anne McClainChina Anne McClain
25 August 1998, American
Actress, Singer

Jena SimsJena Sims
30 December 1988, American
Actress
Cam NewtonCam Newton
11 May 1989, American
American Football Player

LaTanya RichardsonLaTanya Richardson
21 October 1949, American
Actress & Producer

Dianna AgronDianna Agron
30 April 1986, American
Actress

Ken ShamrockKen Shamrock
11 February 1964, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Trisha YearwoodTrisha Yearwood
19 September 1964, American
Singer
Stephen DorffStephen Dorff
29 July 1973, American
Actor

Alan JacksonAlan Jackson
17 October 1958, American
Gospel Musician

Wayne BradyWayne Brady
02 June 1972, American
Actor

Jason AldeanJason Aldean
28 February 1977, American
Country Singer
Stacy KeachStacy Keach
02 June 1941, American
Actor

CeeLo GreenCeeLo Green
30 May 1974, American
Singer
Rozonda ThomasRozonda Thomas
27 February 1971, American
Singer

Elijah MuhammadElijah Muhammad
07 October 1897, American
Religious Leader

Storm ReidStorm Reid
01 July 2003, American
Actress
Keri HilsonKeri Hilson
05 December 1982, American
Singer-songwriter, Actor

Sugar Ray RobinsonSugar Ray Robinson
03 May 1921, American
Former Welterweight and Middleweight Boxing
Ty CobbTy Cobb
18 December 1886, American
American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder

Travis TrittTravis Tritt
09 February 1963, American
Country Singer

Amy GrantAmy Grant
25 November 1960, American
 
Michael StipeMichael Stipe
04 January 1960, American
Singer-lyricist

Bill HicksBill Hicks
16 December 1961, American
Comedian
Joanna MooreJoanna Moore
10 November 1934, American
Actress

Robyn LivelyRobyn Lively
07 February 1972, American
Actress

Brian BaumgartnerBrian Baumgartner
29 November 1972, American
Actor

Xavier WoodsXavier Woods
04 September 1986, American
Professional Wrestler
Jeff FoxworthyJeff Foxworthy
06 September 1958, American
Comedian
Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
18 May 1928, American
Actor

Madison LintzMadison Lintz
11 May 1999, American
Actress

Barry Van DykeBarry Van Dyke
31 July 1951, American
Actor

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Rosalynn CarterRosalynn Carter
18 August 1927, American
Former First Lady, Activist

Deborah NorvilleDeborah Norville
08 August 1958, American
Journalist

Porsha WilliamsPorsha Williams
22 June 1981, American
Reality TV Personality

Lil JonLil Jon
17 January 1971, American
Rapper

DeForest KelleyDeForest Kelley
20 January 1920, American
Actor
Buster PoseyBuster Posey
27 March 1987, American
Baseball Player

Ty PenningtonTy Pennington
19 October 1964, American
TV Host
JacqueesJacquees
15 April 1994, American
Singer

Brantley GilbertBrantley Gilbert
20 January 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

Chandler RiggsChandler Riggs
27 June 1999, American
Actor
Claude AkinsClaude Akins
25 May 1926, American
Actor

Jan HooksJan Hooks
23 April 1957, American
Actress
Jason LivelyJason Lively
12 March 1968, American
Actor

Eric NamEric Nam
17 November 1988, American
Singer

Brooke BaldwinBrooke Baldwin
12 July 1979, American
Journalist

Yung JocYung Joc
02 April 1983, American
Rapper
Ben BernankeBen Bernanke
13 December 1953, American
Economist

Amy CarterAmy Carter
19 October 1967, American
Jimmy Carter's Daughter
Jo Ann PflugJo Ann Pflug
02 May 1940, American
Actress

Phillip PhillipsPhillip Phillips
20 September 1990, American
Singer

Loey LaneLoey Lane
20 May 1993, American
YouTuber

Nikki DeLoachNikki DeLoach
09 September 1979, American
Actress
Sam HuntSam Hunt
08 December 1984, American
Singer-songwriter