Famous People From Nebraska
Nebraska was the 37th region in the USA to be declared a state. The state is also famously known as ‘The Great American Desert’. Several books and internet sources have spoken in length about this American state. The state has also earned a place in the record books for several firsts and other interesting reasons. Nebraska has also produced several eminent personalities who are legends in their own right. Renowned businessman Warren Buffet, actors Marlon Brando and Henry Fonda, filmmaker Alexander Payne, legendary tennis star Andy Roddick as well as actress Hillary Swank are a few eminent personalities from this American state. Marlon Brando, who played the lead role in the iconic film ‘Godfather’, is considered an institution in acting. Warren Buffet, one of the richest entrepreneurs on earth has been in news for his philanthropic activities as well, apart from his business prowess. Hillary Swank has bagged two Academy Awards for her works in films like ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ and ‘Million Dollar Baby’ respectively. Here are the names of a few other celebrities who hail from Nebraska.
Gabrielle UnionGabrielle Union
29 October 1972, American
Malcolm XMalcolm X
19 May 1925, American

Marlon BrandoMarlon Brando
03 April 1924, American

Warren BuffettWarren Buffett
30 August 1930, American
Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist

Dick CheneyDick Cheney
30 January 1941, American
Former Vice President of the United State

Gerald FordGerald Ford
14 July 1913, American
President of the USA
Fred AstaireFred Astaire
10 May 1899, American

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
16 May 1905, American

Hilary SwankHilary Swank
30 July 1974, American

Farrah AbrahamFarrah Abraham
31 May 1991, American
Reality Star
Nick NolteNick Nolte
08 January 1941, American

Elliott SmithElliott Smith
06 August 1969, American
James CoburnJames Coburn
31 August 1928, American

Montgomery Clift Montgomery Clift
17 October 1920, American

Brandon TeenaBrandon Teena
12 December 1972, American
Young American Trans Man
Marg HelgenbergerMarg Helgenberger
16 November 1958, American

Larry the Cable GuyLarry the Cable Guy
17 February 1963, American
Stand-up comedian, Actor, Voice Actor
Dick Cavett Dick Cavett
11 November 1936, American
Television Personality

Nicholas SparksNicholas Sparks
31 December 1965, American

Charlie MungerCharlie Munger
01 January 1924, American
Bryan GreenbergBryan Greenberg
24 May 1978, American

Andy RoddickAndy Roddick
30 August 1982, American
Lucas CruikshankLucas Cruikshank
29 August 1993, American
YouTube Personality

Jorge GarciaJorge Garcia
28 April 1973, Cuban, American

Swoosie KurtzSwoosie Kurtz
06 September 1944, American

David JanssenDavid Janssen
27 March 1931, American
Howard Graham BuffettHoward Graham Buffett
16 December 1954, American
Moon Bloodgood Moon Bloodgood
20 September 1975, American

Paula ZahnPaula Zahn
24 February 1956, American
Newscaster, Journalist

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
14 June 1916, American

Mina KimesMina Kimes
08 September 1985, American
Anne RamseyAnne Ramsey
27 March 1929, American

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Conor OberstConor Oberst
15 February 1980, American

Sandy DennisSandy Dennis
27 April 1937, American

Tom OrborneTom Osborne
23 February 1937, American
Former American Football Player, Coach

Red CloudRed Cloud
1822 AD, American
Jojo SiwaJojo Siwa
19 May 2003, American
You Tuber, Dancer, Singer

Walter KeaneWalter Keane
07 October 1915, American
Real-Estate Entrepreneur
Drew DoberDrew Dober
19 October 1988, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Virginia ThomasVirginia Thomas
23 February 1957, American

Jayden SiwaJayden Siwa
20 May 2000, American
Brother of JoJo Siwa
20 March 1987, American
Twitch Star

Ladd DrummondLadd Drummond
22 January 1969, American
Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
14 September 1920, American

Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
10 March 1923, American

Jack GilinskyJack Gilinsky
10 September 1996, American
Viner, Musician, Pop Singer, Rapper

Jacob CruikshankJacob Cruikshank
11 March 2001, American
YouTuber, Vlogger

Ashley GrahamAshley Graham
30 October 1987, American
Plus-size Model
Carly IncontroCarly Incontro
21 March 1991, American

Molly EskamMolly Eskam
29 September 1998, American

L Ron HubbardL Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Founder of Church of Scientology

George Wells BeadleGeorge Wells Beadle
22 October 1903, American
Nate MaloleyNate Maloley
17 January 1995, American

Sam WilkinsonSam Wilkinson
11 December 1995, American
Viner, Instagram Star
Exzavier WhitleyExzavier Whitley
24 May 1997, American
Singer-Songwriter, Musician

Ashley DiazAshley Diaz
20 May 1992, American
Reality Star

Jaime KingJaime King
23 April 1979, American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Model
Brandon SandersonBrandon Sanderson
19 December 1975, American

Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
06 February 1914, American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor
Andrew RannellsAndrew Rannells
23 August 1978, American

Mark RichtMark Richt
18 February 1960, American

Alexander PayneAlexander Payne
10 February 1961, American
Wade BoggsWade Boggs
15 June 1958, American
Baseball Player

Ward BondWard Bond
09 April 1903, American
Lindsey ShawLindsey Shaw
10 May 1989, American

Scott PorterScott Porter
14 July 1979, American

Sean McDermottSean McDermott
21 March 1974, American
American football coach

Emily KinneyEmily Kinney
15 August 1985, American
actor, musician, singer, stage actor, television
Janine TurnerJanine Turner
06 December 1962, American
Ben SasseBen Sasse
22 February 1972, American

Roxane GayRoxane Gay
15 October 1974, American

Harold LloydHarold Lloyd
20 April 1893, American
Actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter,

Peter BuffettPeter Buffett
04 May 1958, American
Randy ShughartRandy Shughart
13 August 1958, American
Military personnel, Aviator, Soldier

Fred HoibergFred Hoiberg
15 October 1972, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach

Brad William HenkeBrad William Henke
10 April 1966, American

Adele AstaireAdele Astaire
10 September 1896, American
Actor, Dancer, Stage actor

Chuck HagelChuck Hagel
04 October 1946, American
Terry GoodkindTerry Goodkind
01 May 1948, American

Tim WalzTim Walz
06 April 1964, American
Jon KylJon Kyl
25 April 1942, American

Bob KerreyBob Kerrey
27 August 1943, American
Political Leaders

Howard Warren BuffettHoward Warren Buffett
14 October 1983, American
Rainbow RowellRainbow Rowell
24 February 1973, American

Justin BrueningJustin Bruening
24 September 1979, American
Buddy MilesBuddy Miles
05 September 1947, American

Christopher LaschChristopher Lasch
01 June 1932, American
Historian, Social critic, Writer, Sociologist,

Chris WareChris Ware
28 December 1967, American
Illustrator, Cartoonist, Writer, Novelist, Visual

Ivan SutherlandIvan Sutherland
16 May 1938, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer,
J. P. GuilfordJ. P. Guilford
07 March 1897, American
Psychologist, University teacher

Ted SorensenTed Sorensen
08 May 1928, American
Lawyer and presidential speechwriter
Grover Cleveland AlexanderGrover Cleveland Alexander
26 February 1887, American
Baseball Player

Edward RuschaEdward Ruscha
16 December 1937, American
Painter, Photographer, Film director
Deb FischerDeb Fischer
01 March 1951, American

Sam YortySam Yorty
01 October 1909, American
Jeri Kehn ThompsonJeri Kehn Thompson
30 September 1966, American