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.
Nancy PelosiNancy Pelosi
26 March 1940, American
Politician
Michael FlynnMichael Flynn
30 November 1958, American
Former United States National Security Advisor

Anna FarisAnna Faris
29 November 1976, American
Actress

Kevin DurantKevin Durant
29 September 1988, American
Basketball Player

Jada Pinkett SmithJada Pinkett Smith
18 September 1971, American
Actress

Julie BowenJulie Bowen
03 March 1970, American
Actress
Spiro AgnewSpiro Agnew
09 November 1918, American
39th Vice President of the United States

Frank Vincent ZappaFrank Vincent Zappa
21 December 1940, American
American musician

Lindsay MillsLindsay Mills
25 February 1985, American
American Dancer
Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
01 February 1818, American
American orator

James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933, American
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,
Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman
29 February 1822, American
Abolitionist

Benji MaddenBenji Madden
11 March 1979, American
Guitarist

Babe RuthBabe Ruth
06 February 1895, American
 

Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941, British, American
Singer

Linda HamiltonLinda Hamilton
26 September 1956, American
Actress
John Wilkes BoothJohn Wilkes Booth
10 May 1838, American
Assassinated Abraham Lincoln

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

Michael PhelpsMichael Phelps
30 June 1985, American
Swimmer

Erin BurnettErin Burnett
02 July 1976, American
News Anchor
David HasselhoffDavid Hasselhoff
17 July 1952, American
Actor

Thomas JaneThomas Jane
22 February 1969, American
 
Upton SinclairUpton Sinclair
20 September 1878, American
American writer

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

John AstinJohn Astin
30 March 1930, American
Actor
Parker PoseyParker Posey
08 November 1968, American
Queen of the Indies

Pete SamprasPete Sampras
12 August 1971, American
Tennis player
Tom ClancyTom Clancy
12 April 1947, American
Novelist

Michael SteeleMichael Steele
19 October 1958, American
Politician

Joel MaddenJoel Madden
11 March 1979, American
Pop Punk Singers
Lance ReddickLance Reddick
31 December 1962, American
Actor

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Jessie UsherJessie Usher
29 February 1992, American
Actor
Bryce HallBryce Hall
14 August 2000, American
TikTok (Musical.ly) Star & YouTube Personality

Mike RoweMike Rowe
18 March 1962, American
Television Presenter

Nicole Ari ParkerNicole Ari Parker
07 October 1970, American
Actress

Victor OladipoVictor Oladipo
04 May 1992, American
Basketball Player
Ta-Nehisi CoatesTa-Nehisi Coates
30 September 1975, American
Author
Stacy KeiblerStacy Keibler
14 October 1979, American
Actress, Professional Wrestler

Shane McMahonShane McMahon
15 January 1970, American
Entrepreneur

Kevin ChamberlinKevin Chamberlin
25 November 1963, American
Actor

Johnathon SchaechJohnathon Schaech
10 September 1969, American
Actor
Gayle KingGayle King
28 December 1954, American
Television Presenter

Scott HallScott Hall
20 October 1958, American
Professional wrestler

Tamar BraxtonTamar Braxton
17 March 1977, American
Singer

Elijah CummingsElijah Cummings
18 January 1951, American
Former United States Representative

Ernie LivelyErnie Lively
29 January 1947, American
Actor
Sargent ShriverSargent Shriver
09 November 1915, American
Politician

Virginia Hall Virginia Hall
06 April 1906, American
American Spy
Frank MillerFrank Miller
27 January 1957, American
American comic book writer

Utkarsh AmbudkarUtkarsh Ambudkar
08 December 1983, American
Actor, Rapper

Charles S DuttonCharles S Dutton
30 January 1951, American
Actor
Travis PastranaTravis Pastrana
08 October 1983, American
Stunt Performer

John RawlsJohn Rawls
21 February 1921, American
American Philosopher
6lack6lack
24 June 1992, American
Rapper

Adam DuritzAdam Duritz
01 August 1964, American
Singer

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

Daniel SnyderDaniel Snyder
23 November 1964, American
Businessman

H. L. MenckenH. L. Mencken
12 September 1880, American
 
Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
19 May 1795, American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Lucas DobreLucas Dobre
28 January 1999, American
Vine sensation

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

Cal Ripken Jr.Cal Ripken Jr.
24 August 1960, American
Baseball Shortstop
Virginia Eliza Clemm PoeVirginia Eliza Clemm Poe
1822 AD, American
Edgar Allan Poe's Wife

SisqóSisqó
09 November 1978, American
Singer-songwriter
David RubensteinDavid Rubenstein
11 August 1949, American
Co-founder of The Carlyle Group,

Lloyd BanksLloyd Banks
30 April 1982, American
Rapper

Alger HissAlger Hiss
11 November 1904, American
Diplomat
Francis Scott KeyFrancis Scott Key
01 August 1779, American
Lawyer

Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett
27 May 1894, American
Novelist
Sam CassellSam Cassell
18 November 1969, American
Basketball Player

Adrienne RichAdrienne Rich
16 May 1929, American
American poet

Jim SchwartzJim Schwartz
02 June 1966, American
Film Producer
Shalita GrantShalita Grant
28 August 1988, American
Actress

Freddie JonesFreddie Jones
12 September 1927, British
Actor
Rudy GayRudy Gay
17 August 1986, American
Basketball Player

Colleen HaskellColleen Haskell
06 December 1976, American
Actress

Bresha WebbBresha Webb
06 May 1984, American
Actress

Kurt Hugo SchneiderKurt Hugo Schneider
07 September 1988, American
Filmmaker, Singer-songwriter
Benjamin BannekerBenjamin Banneker
09 November 1731, American
Compiler of Almanacs
Lesly BrownLesly Brown
18 February 1965, American
Pat Sajak's Wife, Photographer

Aaron EhaszAaron Ehasz
16 June 1973, American
Writer, Producer, Director

Bess ArmstrongBess Armstrong
11 December 1953, American
Actress

Jim RogersJim Rogers
19 October 1942, American
American businessman
Matthew WeinerMatthew Weiner
29 June 1965, American
Film Director

Josh SmithJosh Smith
05 December 1985, American
Basketball Player

Lisa Ann WalterLisa Ann Walter
03 August 1963, American
Actress

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

Christian SirianoChristian Siriano
18 November 1985, American
Fashion Designer
Sierra CapriSierra Capri
08 September 1998, American
Actress

Matthew HensonMatthew Henson
08 August 1866, American
First African-American to explore the North Pole
John DickinsonJohn Dickinson
08 November 1732, American
One of the Founding Fathers of the US

Mark TeixeiraMark Teixeira
11 April 1980, American
Baseball Player
Ogden NashOgden Nash
19 August 1902, American
Poet
Jack DouglassJack Douglass
30 June 1988, American
YouTuber