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
Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player

Elizabeth Schuyler HamiltonElizabeth Schuyler Hamilton
09 August 1757, American
Alexander Hamilton's Wife

Douglas EmhoffDouglas Emhoff
1964 AD, American
Lawyer, Husband of Kamala Harris
Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Ralph George Macchio Jr.Ralph Macchio
04 November 1961, American
Actor
Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress

Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump
6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper

Donald Trump Jr.Donald Trump Jr.
31 December 1977, American
Businessman

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

Leslie Odom Jr.Leslie Odom Jr.
06 August 1981, American
Actor
Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President

Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Philip HamiltonPhilip Hamilton
22 January 1782, American
Alexander Hamilton's Son
Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr.
04 April 1965, American
Actor, Producer

Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor
Fred TrumpFred Trump
11 October 1905, American
Real Estate Developer

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor
Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor
Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor

Angelica Schuyler ChurchAngelica Schuyler Church
20 February 1756, American
Daughter of Continental Army General Philip

Nicola PeltzNicola Peltz
09 January 1995, American
Actress
Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

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Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 
Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian

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

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
10 June 1932, American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, British, American
British Prime Minister
Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker
Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
24 May 1945, American
Film actress

Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein
19 March 1952, American
Film Producer

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

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress

Idina MenzelIdina Menzel
30 May 1971, American
Actress

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress
Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress

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

Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality
Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author
Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor

Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer

Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986, American
Actress
The Notorious B.I.G.The Notorious B.I.G.
21 May 1972, American
Rapper

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model

Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress

Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper
Keith RaniereKeith Raniere
26 August 1960, American
Founder of NXIVM

John RobertsJohn Roberts
15 November 1956, Canadian
Journalist
Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress

James BaldwinJames Baldwin
02 August 1924, American
Novelist

David BlaineDavid Blaine
04 April 1973, American
Magician
Julia StilesJulia Stiles
28 March 1981, American
Actress

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician
Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
Actress

Sarah Michelle GellarSarah Michelle Gellar
14 April 1977, American
 
Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper

Alyssa MilanoAlyssa Milano
19 December 1972, American
Actress

Louis FarrakhanLouis Farrakhan
11 May 1933, American
Political Activist
Michael LandonMichael Landon
31 October 1936, American
Actor
Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922, American
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17 November 1942, American
Film director

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor
Sonia SotomayorSonia Sotomayor
25 June 1954, American
Judge

George CarlinGeorge Carlin
12 May 1937, American
Comedian

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

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, British, American
Film Director

Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
Actress
John SaxonJohn Saxon
05 August 1935, American
Actor

Sarah HylandSarah Hyland
24 November 1990, American
Actress
Andrew CuomoAndrew Cuomo
06 December 1957, American
Governor of New York

Billy CrudupBilly Crudup
08 July 1968, American
Actor
Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician
Jon VoightJon Voight
29 December 1938, American
Actor