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
Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
30 January 1882, American
32nd President of the United States

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress

Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress
Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump

Timothée ChalametTimothée Chalamet
27 December 1995, American
Actor

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player
Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, British, American
British Prime Minister

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor
Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 

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

Keith RaniereKeith Raniere
26 August 1960, American
Founder of NXIVM

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor

Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt
27 October 1858, American
26th U.S. President
Barron TrumpBarron Trump
20 March 2006, American
Youngest Son of Donald Trump

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor
Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician
Kristen WiigKristen Wiig
22 August 1973, American
Actress

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper
Jackie KennedyJackie Kennedy
28 July 1929, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Cardi BCardi B
11 October 1992, American
Rapper
Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
18 November 1970, American
Journalist

Fred TrumpFred Trump
11 October 1905, American
Real Estate Developer
Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer

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Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook
Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress

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

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor

Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor
Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress
Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
16 November 1993, American
Stand-up Comedian

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper

Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
08 October 1943, American
Actor

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor
Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model
Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress

Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper
03 June 1967, American
Journalist
Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor

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

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician
Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress
Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author

Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Ralph George Macchio Jr.Ralph Macchio
04 November 1961, American
Actor

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor

Jon VoightJon Voight
29 December 1938, American
Actor
Chris ElliottChris Elliott
31 May 1960, American
Actor

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

Mickey RourkeMickey Rourke
16 September 1952, American
Actor, Boxer

Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor
Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein
19 March 1952, American
Film Producer

Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922, American
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron
Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand
24 April 1942, American
American singer-songwriter

Julia StilesJulia Stiles
28 March 1981, American
Actress

Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress
Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress

The Notorious B.I.G.The Notorious B.I.G.
21 May 1972, American
Rapper
Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
Actress

Herman J. MankiewiczHerman J. Mankiewicz
07 November 1897, American
Screenwriter

Sarah Michelle GellarSarah Michelle Gellar
14 April 1977, American
 
David MuirDavid Muir
08 November 1973, American
Journalist

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
06 January 1984, American
Actress

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper

Chris CuomoChris Cuomo
09 August 1970, American
Television journalist

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor
Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter
Kareem Abdul-JabbarKareem Abdul-Jabbar
16 April 1947, American
Basketball Player, Basketball Coach

Kieran CulkinKieran Culkin
30 September 1982, American
Actor

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

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
24 May 1945, American
Film actress
John LithgowJohn Lithgow
19 October 1945, American
Actor

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17 November 1942, American
Film director

Diane LaneDiane Lane
22 January 1965, American
Actress

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, British, American
Film Director
Lucille BallLucille Ball
06 August 1911, American
Comedienne, Actress

Julia Louis-DreyfusJulia Louis-Dreyfus
13 January 1961, American
Actress
Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
21 March 1962, American
Actor

Danny KayeDanny Kaye
18 January 1911, American
Actor
Aaron SorkinAaron Sorkin
09 June 1961, American
Playwright
Sean LennonSean Lennon
09 October 1975, American
Singer, Songwriter, and Actor