New York is one of the most highly populated states in the whole of the United States. The state is flocked by tourists from different parts of the world for its beautiful lakes, waterfalls and many other places of interest. During the recent past, several celebrities have put the state of New York on the global map and made its residents proud with their incredible accomplishments. Some of these famous people are role models and their success stories have been inspiring millions of people around the world. Famous politician and ‘Democrat’ leader Hillary Clinton, rappers Jay Z, 50 Cent and Sean Combs (popularly known as P. Diddy), singers Jennifer Lopez, Alicia Keys, Nicki Minaj and Billy Joel are a few contemporary icons who belong to the state of New York. Hillary Clinton’s contribution to the American society as a political leader is quite well-known world over. Rappers like 50 Cent and Jay Z enjoy a demigod status across the world and many of their songs have been chartbusters. Here are the names of many other celebrities whom you didn’t know hailed from New York.
Donald TrumpDonald Trump
14 June 1946, American
45th U.S. President
Larry KingLarry King
19 November 1933, American
American Television and Radio Host

Cicely TysonCicely Tyson
18 December 1924, American
Actress

Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
14 May 1989, American
American Football Player

Tanya RobertsTanya Roberts
15 October 1955, American
Actress

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model
Phil SpectorPhil Spector
26 December 1939, American
Record Producer

Stanley TucciStanley Tucci
11 November 1960, American
Actor

Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter
Andrew CuomoAndrew Cuomo
06 December 1957, American
Governor of New York

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player
Douglas EmhoffDouglas Emhoff
1964 AD, American
Lawyer, Husband of Kamala Harris

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress
F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
30 January 1882, American
32nd President of the United States

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress
Ralph George Macchio Jr.Ralph Macchio
04 November 1961, American
Actor

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper
Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor

Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, British, American
British Prime Minister

The Notorious B.I.G.The Notorious B.I.G.
21 May 1972, American
Rapper
Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President

Bridget MoynahanBridget Moynahan
28 April 1971, American
Actress
Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author

Cardi BCardi B
11 October 1992, American
Rapper
Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor

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Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
16 November 1993, American
Stand-up Comedian
Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress

Jessica WalterJessica Walter
31 January 1941, American
Actress

Joss WhedonJoss Whedon
23 June 1964, American
Screenwriter, Director & Producer

Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor
Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook
Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian

Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper
Ronan FarrowRonan Farrow
19 December 1987, American
Journalist, Activist, Human Rights Lawyer

Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

Nora LumNora Lum
14 December 1988, American
Rapper
Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor
Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor

Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 
George SegalGeorge Segal
13 February 1934, American
Actor

Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump
Jackie KennedyJackie Kennedy
28 July 1929, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor

Paris HiltonParis Hilton
17 February 1981, American
Socialite, Model, Reality Star

Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Donald Trump Jr.Donald Trump Jr.
31 December 1977, American
Businessman
Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein
19 March 1952, American
Film Producer

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17 November 1942, American
Film director
Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor

Kristen WiigKristen Wiig
22 August 1973, American
Actress

Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper
Brooke ShieldsBrooke Shields
31 May 1965, American
Actress and Model

Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker
Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor

Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922, American
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron

Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor
Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
Actress

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress
Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
Actress

Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24 April 1942, American
American singer-songwriter

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper
03 June 1967, American
Journalist
Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress
Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court

Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress

Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
24 May 1945, American
Film actress
Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer

Sarah Michelle GellarSarah Michelle Gellar
14 April 1977, American
 

Trevor EngelsonTrevor Engelson
23 October 1976, American
Film Producer Meghan Markle's ex-husband

Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
27 July 1975, American
Baseball shortstop
Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress

Shari HeadleyShari Headley
15 July 1963, American
Actress
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 
Kyra SedgwickKyra Sedgwick
19 August 1965, American
American Actress
Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat
22 December 1960, American
Artist