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
Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player

Andrew CuomoAndrew Cuomo
06 December 1957, American
Governor of New York

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

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer
Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor

Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein
19 March 1952, American
Film Producer

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress
Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper
Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump
Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper

Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr.
04 April 1965, American
Actor, Producer
Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook
Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
14 May 1989, American
American Football Player

Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress

Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
16 November 1993, American
Stand-up Comedian
Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor
Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor

Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress
Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor

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Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress
Tom SteyerTom Steyer
27 June 1957, American
Banker

Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
27 July 1975, American
Baseball shortstop

Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
18 November 1970, American
Journalist
Donald Trump Jr.Donald Trump Jr.
31 December 1977, American
Son of Donald Trump
Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17 November 1942, American
Film director

Larry DavidLarry David
02 July 1947, American
 

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Idina MenzelIdina Menzel
30 May 1971, American
Actress

Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian

Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
Stanley TucciStanley Tucci
11 November 1960, American
Actor

Claire DanesClaire Danes
12 April 1979, American
American actress
Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper
Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist
Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician

Jimmy FallonJimmy Fallon
19 September 1974, American
Television Host

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress

Julia Louis-DreyfusJulia Louis-Dreyfus
13 January 1961, American
Actress

Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
Actress
Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor

Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper
Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author
Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
06 January 1984, American
Actress

The Notorious B.I.G.The Notorious B.I.G.
21 May 1972, American
Rapper

Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court
Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor
Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957, American
Actress

Sophia LillisSophia Lillis
13 February 2002, American
Actress

Paris HiltonParis Hilton
17 February 1981, American
Socialite, Model, Reality Star
Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor

Ronan FarrowRonan Farrow
19 December 1987, American
Journalist, Activist, Human Rights Lawyer
Edie FalcoEdie Falco
05 July 1963, American
Actress

Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
Actress

Peggy LiptonPeggy Lipton
30 August 1946, American
Actress

Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper
03 June 1967, American
Journalist
David SchwimmerDavid Schwimmer
02 November 1966, American
Actor
Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
08 October 1943, American
Comedian, Actor

Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
21 March 1962, American
Actor

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model

Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24 April 1942, American
American singer-songwriter
Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor

John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
08 July 1839, American
Businessman

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

Barron TrumpBarron Trump
20 March 2006, American
Youngest Son of Donald Trump
Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

Ezra KoenigEzra Koenig
08 April 1984, American
Musician
Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, British, American
Film Director
Marc AnthonyMarc Anthony
16 September 1968, American
 
Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress