Missouri, a state in the Midwestern region of the United States, is situated along the river of the same name. The river Missouri holds the record for being the longest river in the whole of North America and perhaps this is why this state is popular all over the world, not just the USA. It is believed that there are more than 6000 located in this American state. However, the state has several other interesting facts associated with it, apart from its natural wonders. One such fact is that Missouri is home to several famous celebrities who share a special bond with the state. Former American president Harry S Truman, writer Mark Twain, actor Don Cheadle, musician & rapper Eminem as well as pop icon Akon are a few famous celebrities who hail from this American state. Mark Twain’s path-breaking literary works aren’t just a treat to book lovers, but they have also inspired many to pursue a full-fledged career in writing. In fact, each of these celebrities has contributed to the society in several ways. We have compiled a list consisting of names of several celebrities who hail from Missouri.
EminemEminem
17 October 1972, American
Rapper
Rush LimbaughRush Limbaugh
12 January 1951, American
Radio Host, Political Commentator, Author, Former

AkonAkon
16 April 1973, American
Rapper

Dick Van DykeDick Van Dyke
13 December 1925, American
Actors

Jon HammJon Hamm
10 March 1971, American
Actor

Harry S. TrumanHarry S. Truman
08 May 1884, American
33rd President of the United States
Don JohnsonDon Johnson
15 December 1949, American
Actor, Producer, Singer, Songwriter

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928, American
Author

Evan PetersEvan Peters
20 January 1987, American
Actor
Kathleen TurnerKathleen Turner
19 June 1954, American
American film actress

Mark Twain ImageMark Twain
30 November 1835, American
Author and Humorist
Ellie KemperEllie Kemper
02 May 1980, American
Actress

John GoodmanJohn Goodman
20 June 1952, American
Actor

Tech N9neTech N9ne
08 November 1971, American
Rapper

Sheryl CrowSheryl Crow
11 February 1962, American
Musician, Singer-songwriter

Matt BomerMatt Bomer
11 October 1977, American
Actor
Sterling K. BrownSterling K. Brown
05 April 1976, American
Actor

Kate SpadeKate Spade
24 December 1962, American
Fashion designer

George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver
01 January 1864, American
Scientist & Inventor

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
26 September 1888, American
Poet
Andy CohenAndy Cohen
02 June 1968, American
Television Show Host

James GunnJames Gunn
05 August 1966, American
Filmmaker
Chuck BerryChuck Berry
18 October 1926, American
Guitarist

Jayson TatumJayson Tatum
03 March 1998, American
Basketball Player

Douglas PittDouglas Pitt
02 November 1966, American
Businessman, Brother of Brad Pitt
Langston HughesLangston Hughes
01 February 1902, American
Poet, Novelist, Playwright, & Columnist

Jean HarlowJean Harlow
03 March 1911, American
Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1930s
Jack DorseyJack Dorsey
19 November 1976, American
Co-Founder of Twitter

Kimora Lee SimmonsKimora Lee Simmons
04 May 1975, American
Model, Entrepreneur

Taylor MomsenTaylor Momsen
26 July 1993, American
TV Actress, Singer-songwriter, Actress
Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

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Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906, French
Dancer
Vincent priceVincent Price
27 May 1911, American
Actor

Dianne WiestDianne Wiest
28 March 1948, American
Actress

R. Budd DwyerR. Budd Dwyer
21 November 1939, American
Political Leader

Katherine McNamaraKatherine McNamara
22 November 1995, American
Actress
Jessica CapshawJessica Capshaw
09 August 1976, American
Actress
Ginger RogersGinger Rogers
16 July 1911, American
American actress

Stan KroenkeStan Kroenke
29 July 1947, American
Entrepreneur

Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
12 May 1928, American
Pianist, Composer, Songwriter

William S. BurroughsWilliam S. Burroughs
05 February 1914, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Calamity JaneCalamity Jane
01 May 1852, American
American scout

John HustonJohn Huston
05 August 1906, American
Film Director

Jane WymanJane Wyman
05 January 1917, American
Actress, Singer

Shelley WintersShelley Winters
18 August 1920, American
Actress

Misty CopelandMisty Copeland
10 September 1982, American
Ballet Dancer
Lucas GrabeelLucas Grabeel
23 November 1984, American
Actor

Betty GrableBetty Grable
18 December 1916, American
American actress
John J. PershingJohn J. Pershing
13 September 1860, American
US Army Officer During WW I

Dale Breckenridge CarnegieDale Carnegie
24 November 1888, American
Self-Help Writer, Motivational Guru, Public

Walter CronkiteWalter Cronkite
04 November 1916, American
Broadcaster
Mireille EnosMireille Enos
22 September 1975, American
Actress

Dennis WeaverDennis Weaver
04 June 1924, American
Actor
David KoechnerDavid Koechner
24 August 1962, American
Actor

Phyllis SmithPhyllis Smith
10 July 1951, American
Actress

Omar N BradleyOmar Bradley
12 February 1893, American
Former U. S. Army General

Robert A. HeinleinRobert A. Heinlein
07 July 1907, American
Science Fiction Writer

Joyce MeyerJoyce Meyer
04 June 1943, American
Author
Yogi BerraYogi Berra
12 May 1925, American
Baseball Player

Robert AltmanRobert Altman
20 February 1925, American
Film Director

Metro BoominMetro Boomin
16 September 1993, American
Record Producer

Arliss HowardArliss Howard
18 October 1954, American
Actor
Whitney Scott MathersWhitney Scott Mathers
16 April 2002, American
Eminem's Daughter

Leon SpinksLeon Spinks
11 July 1953, American
Former Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Ryan Michelle BatheRyan Michelle Bathe
27 July 1976, American
Actress

Tyronn LueTyronn Lue
03 May 1977, American
Basketball Coach

Bert ConvyBert Convy
23 July 1933, American
Actor
Santino RiceSantino Rice
20 August 1974, American
Fashion Designer

Kevin NealonKevin Nealon
18 November 1953, American
 
Dana LoeschDana Loesch
28 September 1978, American
Political Commentator

Katie WrightKatie Wright
25 December 1981, American
Actress

Craig KilbornCraig Kilborn
24 August 1962, American
TV Host
Mary WickesMary Wickes
13 June 1910, American
Actress

Zach CallisonZach Callison
23 October 1997, American
Actor
Michael MasseeMichael Massee
01 September 1952, American
Actor

Elaine JoyceElaine Joyce
19 December 1943, American
Actress

Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
21 June 1892, American
Theologian

Dallon WeekesDallon Weekes
04 May 1981, American
Musician
Ashleigh MurrayAshleigh Murray
18 January 1988, American
Actress
Kate ChopinKate Chopin
08 February 1850, American
Author

Dabbs GreerDabbs Greer
02 April 1917, American
Actor

Marsha MasonMarsha Mason
03 April 1942, American
Actress

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
08 November 1908, American
Journalist & Writer
George HearstGeorge Hearst
03 September 1820, American
Former United States Senator

Edgar BuchananEdgar Buchanan
20 March 1903, American
Actor

Kathryn KuhlmanKathryn Kuhlman
09 May 1907, American
Evangelist

Edie McClurgEdie McClurg
23 July 1945, American
Actress Stand-up comedian

Carlos Pena Jr.Carlos Pena Jr.
15 August 1989, American
Actor, Singer
Josh SargentJosh Sargent
20 February 2000, American
Soccer Player

Fred BerryFred Berry
19 March 1951, American
Actor
Clyde TolsonClyde Tolson
22 May 1900, American
Associate Director of the FBI

Cassie GainesCassie Gaines
09 January 1948, American
Singer
Alice GhostleyAlice Ghostley
14 August 1923, American
Actress
ComethazineComethazine
06 July 1998, American
Rapper