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
Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, British
British Prime Minister

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player

Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 
Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor

Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr.
04 April 1965, American
Actor, Producer

Tom SteyerTom Steyer
27 June 1957, American
Banker
Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer
Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor
Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper
Peggy LiptonPeggy Lipton
30 August 1946, American
Actress

Adam WeitsmanAdam Weitsman
13 June 1968, American
Entrepreneur
Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
18 November 1970, American
Journalist

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor
Lenny BruceLenny Bruce
13 October 1925, American
Standup Comedian
David BenioffDavid Benioff
25 September 1970, American
TV Producer

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook

Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor
Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress

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Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
 

Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper

Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress
Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President

Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Singer-songwriter

Lori LoughlinLori Loughlin
28 July 1964, American
Actress
Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress
Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor

Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
14 May 1989, American
American Football Player

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress

Alan DershowitzAlan Dershowitz
01 September 1938, American
Lawyer
Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model

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

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
29 May 1984, American
 
Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor

Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian
Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
24 May 1945, American
Film actress

Robert MuellerRobert Mueller
07 August 1944, American
Former Director of FBI, Attorney
Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
16 November 1993, American
Stand-up Comedian

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper
Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump

Christina AguileraChristina Aguilera
18 December 1980, American
Singer-songwriter

Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922, American
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron
Paris HiltonParis Hilton
17 February 1981, American
Socialite, Model, Reality Star

Melanie GriffithMelanie Griffith
09 August 1957, American
Actress
Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress

Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
08 October 1943, American
Comedian, Actor

Steven TylerSteven Tyler
26 March 1948, American
 

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress
Danny AielloDanny Aiello
20 June 1933, American
Actor
Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
 

Topher GraceTopher Grace
12 July 1978, American
Actor

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

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician
Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor

Amy SchumerAmy Schumer
01 June 1981, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actress

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor

Jon VoightJon Voight
29 December 1938, American
Actor
J. Robert OppenheimerJ. Robert Oppenheimer
22 April 1904, American
 

Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor, Director & Producer
Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989, American
Singer

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, American
Film Director

Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress
Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor, Director & Producer

Larry DavidLarry David
02 July 1947, American
 
Howard SternHoward Stern
12 January 1954, American
Radio & TV Personality

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
21 March 1962, American
Actor

Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor
Natasha LyonneNatasha Lyonne
04 April 1979, American
Actress

Sean CombsSean Combs
04 November 1969, American
Rapper
John WilliamsJohn Williams
08 February 1932, American
Composer

Lea MicheleLea Michele
29 August 1986, American
Actress, Singer, Composer
Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress

Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
12 September 1986, American
 
Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist