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, British
British Prime Minister

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer
Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

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

Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
21 June 1985, American
Singer-songwriter
Lady GagaLady Gaga
28 March 1986, American
Singer-songwriter

Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian
Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur
16 June 1971, American
Rapper

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

Adam WeitsmanAdam Weitsman
13 June 1968, American
Entrepreneur
Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
03 April 1961, American
Actor
Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
14 May 1984, American
Founder of Facebook
Macaulay CulkinMacaulay Culkin
26 August 1980, American
 

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor

David BenioffDavid Benioff
25 September 1970, American
TV Producer

Diahann CarrollDiahann Carroll
17 July 1935, American
Actress
Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway
12 November 1982, American
Actress
Tom SteyerTom Steyer
27 June 1957, American
Banker

RZARZA
05 July 1969, American
Rapper

6ix9ine6ix9ine
08 May 1996, American
Rapper

Adam SandlerAdam Sandler
09 September 1966, American
Actor
Mariah CareyMariah Carey
27 March 1970, American
 

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Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
03 September 1965, American
Actor

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

Jane FondaJane Fonda
21 December 1937, American
American actress

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
19 October 1966, American
Actor
Lori LoughlinLori Loughlin
28 July 1964, American
Actress

Woody AllenWoody Allen
01 December 1935, American
American bass guitarist
Liv TylerLiv Tyler
01 July 1977, American
 

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
16 March 1986, American
Actress

Jay-ZJay-Z
04 December 1969, American
Rapper
Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Lenny KravitzLenny Kravitz
26 May 1964, American
Musician
Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor

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

Robert MuellerRobert Mueller
07 August 1944, American
Former Director of FBI, Attorney

Pete DavidsonPete Davidson
16 November 1993, American
Stand-up Comedian

Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress
Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
12 December 1970, American
Actress

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

50 cent50 Cent
06 July 1975, American
Rapper, Composer, Businessperson, Record producer
Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
14 May 1989, American
American Football Player

Julia StilesJulia Stiles
28 March 1981, American
Actress
Lindsay LohanLindsay Lohan
02 July 1986, American
 

Jordan BelfortJordan Belfort
09 July 1962, American
Author

Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922, American
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron
Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
21 March 1962, American
Actor

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
28 December 1954, American
American actor
Rooney MaraRooney Mara
17 April 1985, American
Actress

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
29 May 1984, American
 

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
10 February 1991, American
Actress
Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, American
Film Director

Priscilla PresleyPriscilla Presley
24 May 1945, American
Film actress
Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader Ginsburg
15 March 1933, American
Associate Justice of US Supreme Court

Method ManMethod Man
01 April 1971, American
Hip Hop Artist

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
27 July 1975, American
Baseball shortstop

Melanie GriffithMelanie Griffith
09 August 1957, American
Actress
Ivanka TrumpIvanka Trump
30 October 1981, American
Daughter of Donald Trump
Topher GraceTopher Grace
12 July 1978, American
Actor

Colin JostColin Jost
29 June 1982, American
Screenwriter, Actor

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
10 March 1984, American
Actress, Model

Billy JoelBilly Joel
09 May 1949, American
 
Amy SchumerAmy Schumer
01 June 1981, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actress

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
20 October 1958, Danish, American
Actor

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg
13 November 1955, American
 

Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
12 September 1986, American
 

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
30 August 1989, American
Singer
Howard SternHoward Stern
12 January 1954, American
Radio & TV Personality

Christina AguileraChristina Aguilera
18 December 1980, American
Singer-songwriter
Philip Seymour HoffmanPhilip Seymour Hoffman
23 July 1967, American
Actor, Director & Producer

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

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

Lucy LiuLucy Liu
02 December 1968, American
Actress
Abigail BreslinAbigail Breslin
14 April 1996, American
Actress

Jon VoightJon Voight
29 December 1938, American
Actor

Alyssa MilanoAlyssa Milano
19 December 1972, American
Actress

Saoirse RonanSaoirse Ronan
12 April 1994, Irish
Actress
Jon JonesJon Jones
19 July 1987, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer
David SchwimmerDavid Schwimmer
02 November 1966, American
Actor

Sarah Michelle GellarSarah Michelle Gellar
14 April 1977, American
 
Stanley TucciStanley Tucci
11 November 1960, American
Actor

Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
06 January 1984, American
Comedian
Ben StillerBen Stiller
30 November 1965, American