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
Politician

Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman
1820 AD, American
 

Benji MaddenBenji Madden
11 March 1979, American
Guitarist

Jada Pinkett SmithJada Pinkett Smith
18 September 1971, American
Actress

Victor OladipoVictor Oladipo
04 May 1992, American
Basketball Player
Anna FarisAnna Faris
29 November 1976, American
Actress

Linda HamiltonLinda Hamilton
26 September 1956, American
Actress

Tom ClancyTom Clancy
12 April 1947, American
Novelist

Babe RuthBabe Ruth
06 February 1895, American
 
Parker PoseyParker Posey
08 November 1968, American
Queen of the Indies

James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933, American
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941, British, American
Singer

Lance ReddickLance Reddick
31 December 1962, American
Actor

Michael PhelpsMichael Phelps
30 June 1985, American
 
Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
01 February 1818, American
American orator

Joel MaddenJoel Madden
11 March 1979, American
Pop Punk Singers
John Wilkes BoothJohn Wilkes Booth
10 May 1838, American
Assassinated Abraham Lincoln

Julie BowenJulie Bowen
03 March 1970, American
Actress

David HasselhoffDavid Hasselhoff
17 July 1952, American
Actor
Thomas JaneThomas Jane
22 February 1969, American
 

Toni BraxtonToni Braxton
07 October 1967, American
American R&B Singer-songwriter & Musician
Johnathon SchaechJohnathon Schaech
10 September 1969, American
Actor

Freddie JonesFreddie Jones
12 September 1927, British
Actor

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

John AstinJohn Astin
30 March 1930, American
Actor
LogicLogic
22 January 1990, American
Rapper
Thurgood MarshallThurgood Marshall
02 July 1908, American
Former Associate Justice of the United States

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

Shane McMahonShane McMahon
15 January 1970, American
Entrepreneur

Jessie UsherJessie Usher
29 February 1992, American
Actor
John WatersJohn Waters
22 April 1946, American
Film Director, Comedian, Art Collector

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Mike RoweMike Rowe
18 March 1962, American
Television Presenter

Pete SamprasPete Sampras
12 August 1971, American
Tennis player

Nicole Ari ParkerNicole Ari Parker
07 October 1970, American
Actress

Cal Ripken Jr.Cal Ripken Jr.
24 August 1960, American
Baseball Shortstop
Upton SinclairUpton Sinclair
20 September 1878, American
American writer

6lack6lack
24 June 1992, American
Rapper
Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
30 November 1958, American
Former United States National Security Advisor

Virginia Eliza Clemm PoeVirginia Eliza Clemm Poe
1822 AD, American
Edgar Allan Poe's Wife

Kevin ChamberlinKevin Chamberlin
25 November 1963, American
Actor
Erin BurnettErin Burnett
02 July 1976, American
News Anchor

John RawlsJohn Rawls
21 February 1921, American
American Philosopher
Tamar BraxtonTamar Braxton
17 March 1977, American
Singer

Adam DuritzAdam Duritz
01 August 1964, American
Singer

Ernie LivelyErnie Lively
29 January 1947, American
Actor

Alger HissAlger Hiss
11 November 1904, American
Diplomat

Josh TillmanJosh Tillman
03 May 1981, American
Singer
SisqóSisqó
09 November 1978, American
Singer-songwriter

H. L. MenckenH. L. Mencken
12 September 1880, American
 

Rudy GayRudy Gay
17 August 1986, American
Basketball Player

Rebecca SugarRebecca Sugar
09 July 1987, American
Animator, Screenwriter, Director, Songwriter and
Lloyd BanksLloyd Banks
30 April 1982, American
Rapper

Lisa JoynerLisa Joyner
31 December 1966, American
TV Host, Actress
Francis Scott KeyFrancis Scott Key
01 August 1779, American
Lawyer

Mark TeixeiraMark Teixeira
11 April 1980, American
Baseball Player

David RubensteinDavid Rubenstein
11 August 1949, American
Co-founder of The Carlyle Group,
Matthew WeinerMatthew Weiner
29 June 1965, American
Film Director

Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett
27 May 1894, American
Novelist
Daniel SnyderDaniel Snyder
23 November 1964, American
Businessman

Bess ArmstrongBess Armstrong
11 December 1953, American
Actress

Travis PastranaTravis Pastrana
08 October 1983, American
Stunt Performer
Virginia Hall Virginia Hall
06 April 1906, American
American Spy

Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
19 May 1795, American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist
Michael SteeleMichael Steele
19 October 1958, American
Politician

Sam CassellSam Cassell
18 November 1969, American
Basketball Player

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Lisa Ann WalterLisa Ann Walter
03 August 1963, American
Actress
Benjamin BannekerBenjamin Banneker
09 November 1731, American
Compiler of Almanacs
Sierra CapriSierra Capri
08 September 1998, American
Actress

Randy PauschRandy Pausch
23 October 1960, American
Motivational Speaker, Educationist, Professor

Ogden NashOgden Nash
19 August 1902, American
Poet

Barbara KingsolverBarbara Kingsolver
08 April 1955, American
Novelist, Poet, Essayist
Jim SchwartzJim Schwartz
02 June 1966, American
Film Producer

Shalita GrantShalita Grant
28 August 1988, American
Actress

Colleen HaskellColleen Haskell
06 December 1976, American
Actress

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19 October 1942, American
American businessman

Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
08 August 1866, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole
Nick PalatasNick Palatas
22 January 1988, American
Actor

Kimberly J. BrownKimberly J. Brown
16 November 1984, American
Actress
Jack DouglassJack Douglass
30 June 1988, American
YouTuber

Kurt Hugo SchneiderKurt Hugo Schneider
07 September 1988, American
Filmmaker, Singer-songwriter

Aaron EhaszAaron Ehasz
16 June 1973, American
Writer, Producer, Director
Evan EckenrodeEvan Eckenrode
11 February 1997, American
YouTuber

Marcus DobreMarcus Dobre
28 January 1999, American
YouTuber
John DickinsonJohn Dickinson
08 November 1732, American
One of the Founding Fathers of the US

Cyrus DobreCyrus Dobre
09 March 1993, American
YouTuber

Bryce HallBryce Hall
14 August 2000, American
TikTok (Musical.ly) Star & YouTube Personality

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
YouTuber
Edith ClarkeEdith Clarke
10 February 1883, American
Electrical Engineer

Lucas DobreLucas Dobre
28 January 1999, American
Vine sensation
Frank MillerFrank Miller
27 January 1957, American
American comic book writer

Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
01 December 1925, American
Biochemist
Brennan DonnellyBrennan Donnelly
03 November 2002, American
Instagram Star