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.
Lady GagaLady Gaga
(Singer-songwriter)

28 March 1986

American

Donald TrumpDonald Trump
(45th U.S. President)

14 June 1946

American

AaliyahAaliyah
(Singer, Dancer, Actor & Model)

16 January 1979

American

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
(Singer, Actress, Dancer)

24 July 1969

American

Lori LoughlinLori Loughlin
(Actress)

28 July 1964

American

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
(Basketball player)

17 February 1963

American

Post MalonePost Malone
(Rapper)

04 July 1995

American

Lucy BoyntonLucy Boynton
(Actress)

17 February 1994

British,American

Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
(American Football Player)

14 May 1989

American

Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
(Associate Justice of US Supreme Court)

15 March 1933

American

6ix9ine6ix9ine
(Rapper)

08 May 1996

American

Jane FondaJane Fonda
(American actress)

21 December 1937

American

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Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
(Actor)

20 October 1958

American

Natasha LyonneNatasha Lyonne
(Actress)

04 April 1979

American

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
(Actress)

22 November 1984

American

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
(Actor)

03 July 1962

American

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
(Rapper)

16 June 1971

American

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
(Actor, Director)

06 July 1946

American

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Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
(Stand-up Comedian)

16 November 1993

American

Mike TysonMike Tyson
(Boxer)

30 June 1966

American

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
(Politician)

08 September 1941

American

Jennifer EspositoJennifer Esposito
(Actress, Ex-Wife of Bradley Cooper)

11 April 1973

American

Stan LeeStan Lee
(Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron Man, Spider-Man, Thor, X-Men)

28 December 1922

American

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
(Singer-songwriter)

25 January 1981

American

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Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
(Actor)

27 December 1995

American

Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr.
(Actor, Producer)

04 April 1965

American

Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
(Actress)

12 April 1994

Irish

Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin

26 August 1980

American

Ja RuleJa Rule

29 February 1976

American

Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
(Actress)

12 November 1982

American

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Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
(Singer)

30 August 1989

American

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
(Actor)

03 September 1965

American

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
(Baseball Player)

27 July 1975

American

Mariah CareyMariah Carey

27 March 1970

American

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
(Founder of Facebook)

14 May 1984

American

Robert MuellerRobert Mueller
(Former Director of FBI, Attorney)

07 August 1944

American

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Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
(Actress)

12 December 1970

American

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
(Film actress)

24 May 1945

American

Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
(26th U.S. President)

27 October 1858

American

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
(Actor)

09 December 1916

American

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
(Actress)

09 May 1979

American

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
(Actor)

17 August 1943

American

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Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
(Actor, Producer, Comedian)

03 April 1958

American

Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
(American singer-songwriter)

24 April 1942

American

The Notorious BThe Notorious B.I.G.
(Rapper)

21 May 1972

American

Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan

02 July 1986

American

Jay-ZJay-Z
(Rapper)

04 December 1969

American

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter and Film Producer)

09 September 1966

American

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Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
(Composer)

16 January 1980

American

Bridget MoynahanBridget Moynahan
(Actress)

28 April 1971

American

Jon JonesJon Jones
(Mixed Martial Artist)

19 July 1987

American

Amy SchumerAmy Schumer
(Stand-up Comedian, Actress)

01 June 1981

American

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
(American actor)

28 December 1954

American

Howard SchultzHoward Schultz
(Chairman & CEO of Starbucks)

19 July 1953

American

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Vin DieselVin Diesel
(Actor, Filmmaker)

18 July 1967

American

Stephen BaldwinStephen Baldwin
(Actor)

12 May 1966

American

Woody AllenWoody Allen
(American bass guitarist)

01 December 1935

American

Ricki LakeRicki Lake
(Actress)

21 September 1968

American

Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Basketball Player, Basketball Coach)

16 April 1947

American

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
(Actor)

03 April 1961

American

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Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
(Actress)

16 March 1986

American

Al PacinoAl Pacino
(Actor)

25 April 1940

American

Mel GibsonMel Gibson
(Actor)

03 January 1956

American

Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
(Daughter of Donald Trump)

30 October 1981

American

Paris HiltonParis Hilton
(Socialite, Model, Reality Star)

17 February 1981

American

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
(Actress)

10 February 1991

American

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Christina AguileraChristina Aguilera
(Singer-songwriter)

18 December 1980

American

Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
(Chef, Author, T.V. Personality)

25 June 1956

American

Lucille BallLucille Ball
(Comedienne, Actress)

06 August 1911

American

Ann CoulterAnn Coulter

08 December 1961

American

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg

13 November 1955

American

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
(Musician)

26 May 1964

American

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Jason BatemanJason Bateman
(Actor, Director & Producer)

14 January 1969

American

Alyssa MilanoAlyssa Milano

19 December 1972

American

Giorgia WhighamGiorgia Whigham
(Actress)

18 August 1997

American

50 cent50 Cent
(Rapper, Composer, Businessperson, Record producer)

06 July 1975

American

Sojourner TruthSojourner Truth
(American women's rights activist)

01 December 1797

American

Henry Franklin WinklerHenry Winkler
(Actor)

30 October 1945

American

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Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
(Author)

09 July 1962

American

Mary J. BligeMary J. Blige
(Singer-songwriter)

11 January 1971

American

Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
(Actress)

04 December 1964

American