Maryland, situated in the Atlantic region of the United States is one of the smallest and highly populated states in America. The name of the state has been derived from Henrietta Maria of France, a former monarch. Although its capital is Annapolis, the city of Baltimore is the biggest in the whole of Maryland. The state is known for many landmark buildings and places of historic importance. Apart from these reasons, the state is also famous for being associated with many distinguished personalities we know today. Actors like Julie Bowen, Jade Pinkett Smith, Mike Rowe and comedian Lewis Black belong to this American state. Apart from being known as Hollywood heartthrob Will Smith’s wife, Jade has carved a niche of her own. She has acted in several acclaimed films like ‘The Nutty Professor’, ‘Ali’ and two flicks of the ‘Matrix’ franchise. Here are the names of other famous personalities who hail from Maryland & few of the celebs who were born in Maryland.
Kevin DurantKevin Durant
29 September 1988, American
Basketball Player
Nancy PelosiNancy Pelosi
26 March 1940, American

Anna FarisAnna Faris
29 November 1976, American

Jada Pinkett SmithJada Pinkett Smith
18 September 1971, American

Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman
1820 AD, American

Linda HamiltonLinda Hamilton
26 September 1956, American
Pete SamprasPete Sampras
12 August 1971, American
Tennis player

Michael PhelpsMichael Phelps
30 June 1985, American

Babe RuthBabe Ruth
06 February 1895, American

Benji MaddenBenji Madden
11 March 1979, American
James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933, American
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,

David HasselhoffDavid Hasselhoff
17 July 1952, American
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941, British, American

Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
01 February 1818, American
American orator

Lance ReddickLance Reddick
31 December 1962, American
Julie BowenJulie Bowen
03 March 1970, American

Thomas JaneThomas Jane
22 February 1969, American
John Wilkes BoothJohn Wilkes Booth
10 May 1838, American
Assassinated Abraham Lincoln

Johnathon SchaechJohnathon Schaech
10 September 1969, American

Thurgood MarshallThurgood Marshall
02 July 1908, American
Former Associate Justice of the United States
John AstinJohn Astin
30 March 1930, American

Tom ClancyTom Clancy
12 April 1947, American
Shane McMahonShane McMahon
15 January 1970, American

Spiro AgnewSpiro Agnew
09 November 1918, American
39th Vice President of the United States

Toni BraxtonToni Braxton
07 October 1967, American
American R&B Singer-songwriter & Musician

Joel MaddenJoel Madden
11 March 1979, American
Pop Punk Singers
22 January 1990, American
Parker PoseyParker Posey
08 November 1968, American
Queen of the Indies

Stacy KeiblerStacy Keibler
14 October 1979, American
Actress, Professional Wrestler

Jessie UsherJessie Usher
29 February 1992, American

Upton SinclairUpton Sinclair
20 September 1878, American
American writer
John WatersJohn Waters
22 April 1946, American
Film Director, Comedian, Art Collector

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Nicole Ari ParkerNicole Ari Parker
07 October 1970, American

Victor OladipoVictor Oladipo
04 May 1992, American
Basketball Player

Cal Ripken Jr.Cal Ripken Jr.
24 August 1960, American
Baseball Shortstop

24 June 1992, American
Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
30 November 1958, American
Former United States National Security Advisor

Tamar BraxtonTamar Braxton
17 March 1977, American
Virginia Eliza Clemm PoeVirginia Eliza Clemm Poe
1822 AD, American
Edgar Allan Poe's Wife

Kevin ChamberlinKevin Chamberlin
25 November 1963, American

Erin BurnettErin Burnett
02 July 1976, American
News Anchor
Mike RoweMike Rowe
18 March 1962, American
Television Presenter

Ernie LivelyErnie Lively
29 January 1947, American
Lloyd BanksLloyd Banks
30 April 1982, American

Adam DuritzAdam Duritz
01 August 1964, American

09 November 1978, American

John RawlsJohn Rawls
21 February 1921, American
American Philosopher

Travis PastranaTravis Pastrana
08 October 1983, American
Stunt Performer
H. L. MenckenH. L. Mencken
12 September 1880, American

Rebecca SugarRebecca Sugar
09 July 1987, American
Animator, Screenwriter, Director, Songwriter and

Lisa JoynerLisa Joyner
31 December 1966, American
TV Host, Actress

Mark TeixeiraMark Teixeira
11 April 1980, American
Baseball Player
Matthew WeinerMatthew Weiner
29 June 1965, American
Film Director

Virginia Hall Virginia Hall
06 April 1906, American
American Spy
Daniel SnyderDaniel Snyder
23 November 1964, American

Bess ArmstrongBess Armstrong
11 December 1953, American

Michael SteeleMichael Steele
19 October 1958, American
Randy PauschRandy Pausch
23 October 1960, American
Motivational Speaker, Educationist, Professor

Sam CassellSam Cassell
18 November 1969, American
Basketball Player
Lisa Ann WalterLisa Ann Walter
03 August 1963, American

Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
19 May 1795, American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Benjamin BannekerBenjamin Banneker
09 November 1731, American
Compiler of Almanacs
Sierra CapriSierra Capri
08 September 1998, American

Barbara KingsolverBarbara Kingsolver
08 April 1955, American
Novelist, Poet, Essayist
Shalita GrantShalita Grant
28 August 1988, American

Colleen HaskellColleen Haskell
06 December 1976, American

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19 October 1942, American
American businessman

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet
Nick PalatasNick Palatas
22 January 1988, American
Ogden NashOgden Nash
19 August 1902, American

Kimberly J. BrownKimberly J. Brown
16 November 1984, American

Jack DouglassJack Douglass
30 June 1988, American

Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
08 August 1866, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole
Kurt Hugo SchneiderKurt Hugo Schneider
07 September 1988, American
Filmmaker, Singer-songwriter

Evan EckenrodeEvan Eckenrode
11 February 1997, American

Marcus DobreMarcus Dobre
28 January 1999, American

Cyrus DobreCyrus Dobre
09 March 1993, American

Eniko ParrishEniko Parrish
18 August 1984, American
Kevin Hart's Wife
Jeff KinneyJeff Kinney
19 February 1971, American
Author, Cartoonist

Darius DobreDarius Dobre
02 August 1995, American
Edith ClarkeEdith Clarke
10 February 1883, American
Electrical Engineer

Frank MillerFrank Miller
27 January 1957, American
American comic book writer

Bryce HallBryce Hall
14 August 2000, American
TikTok ( Star & YouTube Personality
Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
01 December 1925, American

Brennan DonnellyBrennan Donnelly
03 November 2002, American
Instagram Star
Kalvin GarrahKalvin Garrah
06 July 2000, American

Anna Saccone Joly Anna Saccone Joly
03 November 1987, Irish, American
YouTube Star

Hardstop LucasHardstop Lucas
30 October 1996, American
Social Media Star

Paul ZimmerPaul Zimmer
13 July 1995, American
TikTok ( Star
17 December 1982, American
YouTube Star

25 June 2001, American
Sam ShoemakerSam Shoemaker
1893 AD, American

Lucas DobreLucas Dobre
28 January 1999, American
Vine sensation
Sydney The Coral GirlSydney The Coral Girl
05 April 2004, American
Gymnast & Social Media Star

Steven KellySteven Kelly
12 June 1996, American
Instagram Star, Viner
Teddy ZoisTeddy Zois
06 November 2003, American
TikTok ( Star