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
Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, American
British Prime Minister

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

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
20 February 1924, American
Artist, Actress
Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

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

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor
Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor
Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper

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

Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer
Peggy LiptonPeggy Lipton
30 August 1946, American
Actress

Adam WeitsmanAdam Weitsman
13 June 1968, American
Entrepreneur
Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper
03 June 1967, American
Journalist

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress
Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor

David BenioffDavid Benioff
25 September 1970, American
TV Producer
Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook

Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper

Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 
Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model
Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor
ASAP RockyASAP Rocky
03 October 1988, American
Rapper

Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor

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Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality
Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Terry MelcherTerry Melcher
08 February 1942, American
Musician
Lori LoughlinLori Loughlin
28 July 1964, American
Actress

Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President

Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor
Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor
Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor

Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress

Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
21 March 1962, American
Actor

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
27 July 1975, American
Baseball shortstop

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress
Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer

Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump

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

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
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
29 May 1984, American
 

Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court
Paris HiltonParis Hilton
17 February 1981, American
Socialite, Model, Reality Star

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author
Don RicklesDon Rickles
08 May 1926, American
Stand-up Comedian

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

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper, Composer, Businessperson, Record producer
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24 April 1942, American
American singer-songwriter

Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress
Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
Singer, Dancer, Actor & Model

Alyssa MilanoAlyssa Milano
19 December 1972, American
 

Topher GraceTopher Grace
12 July 1978, American
Actor
Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
 
Amy SchumerAmy Schumer
01 June 1981, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actress

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, American
Actor

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

Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
 
Margaret SangerMargaret Sanger
14 September 1879, American
Birth Control Activist

Jerry SeinfeldJerry Seinfeld
29 April 1954, American
 

Hayden PanettiereHayden Panettiere
21 August 1989, American
Actress

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989, American
Singer

Howard SternHoward Stern
12 January 1954, American
Radio & TV Personality
Billy JoelBilly Joel
09 May 1949, American
 

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress
Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor

Natasha LyonneNatasha Lyonne
04 April 1979, American
Actress

Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress
Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, American
Film Director
Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor, Director & Producer

Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress

Lucy LiuLucy Liu
02 December 1968, American
Actress

Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist
Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist
David SchwimmerDavid Schwimmer
02 November 1966, American
Actor

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 

Christina AguileraChristina Aguilera
18 December 1980, American
Singer-songwriter

Stanley TucciStanley Tucci
11 November 1960, American
Actor
Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
06 January 1984, American
Comedian