Famous People From New Hampshire

Situated in the New England region of the northeastern United States is the state of New Hampshire. With Concord as its capital and Manchester as its biggest city, New Hampshire is also referred to as ‘The Granite State’, due to its widespread granite quarries. The state’s main geographical terrains include the Great North Woods, the White Mountains, the Seacoast, the Lakes Region, the Merrimack Valley, and the Monadnock Region and so on. Many prominent personalities have had the privilege to be born, raised and still continue to be a part of the state of New Hampshire. It is renowned for producing some of the brightest minds such as the likes of the legendary poet Robert Frost, the famous J.D. Salinger, and the vibrant Dan Brown. Celebrities such as Academy Award winning screenwriter John Irving, the hilarious Sarah Silverman and ravishing actor Mandy Moore were born in New Hampshire as well. Daniel Webster and the former United States president Franklin Pierce started his journey to success and leadership from the very state of New Hampshire. Some famous athletes such as wrestler Triple H also hail from the state. For the complete list of people from New Hampshire, keep reading this page.

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 1 
Triple H
(One of the Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All Time)

Triple H
20
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 27, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 
Mandy Moore
(Singer, Actress)

Mandy Moore
25
Birthdate: April 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 
Sarah Silverman
(Comedian, Actress)

Sarah Silverman
23
Birthdate: December 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 4 
Dan Brown
(Novelist)

Dan Brown
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 22, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Matt Czuchry
7
Birthdate: May 20, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 
Alan Shepard
(Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur)

Alan Shepard
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 18, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 21, 1998
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Ronnie James Dio
(Former heavy metal singer, songwriter and composer)

Ronnie James Dio
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 10, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 16, 2010
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Maurice McDonald
(Entrepreneur)

Maurice McDonald
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 26, 1902
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: December 11, 1971
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 9 
Phineas Gage
(Construction Foreman)

Phineas Gage
6
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: July 9, 1823
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 21, 1860
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 10 
Ludwig Ahgren
(YouTube Star)

Ludwig Ahgren
3
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: July 6, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
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Mia Tyler
(Actress)

Mia Tyler
4
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 12 
Bode Miller
(Alpine skier)

Bode Miller
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 13 
H. H. Holmes
(Serial Killer)

H. H. Holmes
42
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 16, 1861
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 7, 1896

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Wilson Bethel
7
Birthdate: February 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Trish Regan
(Television Host, Journalist)

Trish Regan
2
Birthdate: December 13, 1972
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 16 
Eliza Coupe
(Actress)

Eliza Coupe
10
Birthdate: April 6, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Josh Meyers
2
Birthdate: January 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 18 
Toby Fox
(Video Game Developer and Composer Known for His Games: ‘Undertale’ and ‘Deltarune’)

Toby Fox
26
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 11, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 19 
Daniel Webster
(Former United States Senator)

Daniel Webster
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1782
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: October 24, 1852

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Richard McDonald
(Were American entrepreneurs who founded the fast food company McDonald's)

Richard McDonald
9
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 18, 1782, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 14, 1998
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Adam Grandmaison
(Social-media Personality)

Adam Grandmaison
3
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: November 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

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John Irving
(Novelist)

John Irving
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
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Ray LaMontagne
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 18, 1973
Sun Sign: Gemini

 24 
Robert Eggers
(Film director)

Robert Eggers
1
Birthdate: July 7, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
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 25 
GG Allin
(Musician, Singer-Songwriter)

GG Allin
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 29, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: June 28, 1993

 26 
John Bosa
(American football player)

John Bosa
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 27 
Horace Greeley
(Journalist)

Horace Greeley
2
Birthdate: February 3, 1811
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 29, 1872

 28 
Kelly Ayotte
(Former United States Senator)

Kelly Ayotte
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 27, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
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 29 
Jean Kasem
(Former actress played the recurring role of Lorettaand as a cast-member of the short-lived spinoff The Tortellis Tortelli)

Jean Kasem
0
Birthdate: May 21, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 30 
Breanne Hill
(Actress, Model)

Breanne Hill
1
Birthdate: March 10, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 31 
Chip Kelly
(Coach)

Chip Kelly
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

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Sam Huntington
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Birthdate: April 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 33 
Joyce Maynard
(Novelists)

Joyce Maynard
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 5, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 34 
Amy Beach
(Composer)

Amy Beach
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 5, 1867
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: December 27, 1944

 35 
Ilene Woods
(Actress, Singer)

Ilene Woods
2
Birthdate: May 5, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 1, 2010
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

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Harlan F. Stone
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 11, 1872
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: April 22, 1946

 37 
Chris Sununu
(82nd Governor of New Hampshire)

Chris Sununu
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 5, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 38 
Chris Carpenter
(Baseball player)

Chris Carpenter
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 27, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus

 39 
Leonard Wood
(Politician, Military personnel)

Leonard Wood
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 9, 1860
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: August 7, 1927

 40 
Matt Bonner
(Basketball Player)

Matt Bonner
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
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 41 
Tom Rush
(Singer-songwriter)

Tom Rush
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 8, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 42 
Ryan Day
(American football coach)

Ryan Day
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces

 43 

Laura Silverman
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Birthdate: June 10, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 44 

Kevin Pearce (snowboarder)
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 45 

Thomas C. Kinkaid
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 3, 1888
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: November 17, 1972

 46 
Lyndon LaRouche
(Political Activist)

Lyndon LaRouche
3
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: September 8, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 12, 2019

 47 
John Stark
(Military Officer)

John Stark
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 28, 1728
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: May 8, 1822

 48 
Laura Bridgman
(Educator)

Laura Bridgman
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 21, 1829
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 24, 1889

 49 
Sarah Josepha Hale
(American author)

Sarah Josepha Hale
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 24, 1788
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 30, 1879

 50 
Heather Wilson
(Politician)

Heather Wilson
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 30, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn