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
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

Marlon BrandoMarlon Brando
03 April 1924, American

Malcolm XMalcolm X
19 May 1925, American

Gerald FordGerald Ford
14 July 1913, American
President of the USA
Hilary SwankHilary Swank
30 July 1974, American

Andy RoddickAndy Roddick
30 August 1982, American

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
16 May 1905, American

Farrah AbrahamFarrah Abraham
31 May 1991, American
Reality Star
Montgomery Clift Montgomery Clift
17 October 1920, American

Nick NolteNick Nolte
08 January 1941, American
Fred AstaireFred Astaire
10 May 1899, American

Elliott SmithElliott Smith
06 August 1969, American

James CoburnJames Coburn
31 August 1928, American
Nicholas SparksNicholas Sparks
31 December 1965, American

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

Bryan GreenbergBryan Greenberg
24 May 1978, 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

Moon Bloodgood Moon Bloodgood
20 September 1975, American

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
14 June 1916, American
Paula ZahnPaula Zahn
24 February 1956, American
Newscaster, Journalist
Conor OberstConor Oberst
15 February 1980, American

Mina KimesMina Kimes
08 September 1985, American

Anne RamseyAnne Ramsey
27 March 1929, American

Sandy DennisSandy Dennis
27 April 1937, American
Jojo SiwaJojo Siwa
19 May 2003, American
You Tuber, Dancer, Singer

Red CloudRed Cloud
1822 AD, American

Drew DoberDrew Dober
19 October 1988, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Virginia ThomasVirginia Thomas
23 February 1957, American

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Tom OrborneTom Osborne
23 February 1937, American
Former American Football Player, Coach
Jayden SiwaJayden Siwa
20 May 2000, American
Brother of JoJo Siwa

20 March 1987, American
Twitch Star
Ladd DrummondLadd Drummond
22 January 1969, American

Ashley GrahamAshley Graham
30 October 1987, American
Plus-size Model

Jack GilinskyJack Gilinsky
10 September 1996, American
Viner, Musician, Pop Singer, Rapper
Jacob CruikshankJacob Cruikshank
11 March 2001, American
YouTuber, Vlogger

Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
14 September 1920, American
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

Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
10 March 1923, American

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

Ward BondWard Bond
09 April 1903, American
Emily KinneyEmily Kinney
15 August 1985, American
actor, musician, singer, stage actor, television

Janine TurnerJanine Turner
06 December 1962, American

Harold LloydHarold Lloyd
20 April 1893, American
Actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter,
Randy ShughartRandy Shughart
13 August 1958, American
Military personnel, Aviator, Soldier

Terry GoodkindTerry Goodkind
01 May 1948, American
Adele AstaireAdele Astaire
10 September 1896, American
Actor, Dancer, Stage actor

Mark RichtMark Richt
18 February 1960, American

Fred HoibergFred Hoiberg
15 October 1972, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach
Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
06 February 1914, American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor

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

Edward RuschaEdward Ruscha
16 December 1937, American
Painter, Photographer, Film director

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

Jeri Kehn ThompsonJeri Kehn Thompson
30 September 1966, American
Chris WareChris Ware
28 December 1967, American
Illustrator, Cartoonist, Writer, Novelist, Visual
Susan La Flesche PicotteSusan La Flesche Picotte
17 June 1865, American
American doctor

Gerald R. FordGerald R. Ford
14 July 1913, American
38th U.S. President

Loren EiseleyLoren Eiseley
03 September 1907, American
Anthropologist, Philosopher, Poet

Clayton AndersonClayton Anderson
23 February 1959, American
Aerospace engineer, Astronaut, Engineer
John L. HollandJohn L. Holland
21 October 1919, American
Psychologist, Scientist

Steve BordenSteve Borden
20 March 1959, American

21 July 1969, American
American comedian

Max BaerMax Baer
11 February 1909, American
actor, boxer

Don WilsonDon Wilson
01 September 1900, American
Robert GibsonRobert Gibson
09 November 1935, American
Baseball Player

Paul Williams (Composer)Paul Williams (Composer)
19 September 1940, American