Lamar Odom, Donald Trump, Charlie Sheen, 50 Cent & Mark Zuckerberg are some of the celebrities who hail from New York.

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
(45th U.S. President)

14 June 1946

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
(Entertainer)

17 January 1949

16 May 1984

New York City

American

Capricorn

Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
(Actor)

09 December 1916

Amsterdam, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Tupac ShakurTupac Shakur

16 June 1971

13 September 1996

New York City, New York, U.S

American

Gemini

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
(Basketball player)

17 February 1963

Brooklyn

American

Aquarius

Tom CruiseTom Cruise
(Actor)

03 July 1962

Syracuse

American

Cancer

Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein
(Film Producer)

19 March 1952

Flushing, New York City

American

Pisces

Mariah CareyMariah Carey

27 March 1970

Huntington

American

Aries

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
(Actress, Model, Singer)

22 November 1984

New York City

American

Scorpio

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
(Actor, Screenwriter, Film Director)

06 July 1946

New York, New York, U.S.

American

Cancer

Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg
(Co-founder of Facebook, Computer Programmer)

14 May 1984

White Plains

American

Taurus

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
(Singer, Actress, Dancer & Fashion Designer)

24 July 1969

New York City

American

Leo

Lady GagaLady Gaga
(Singer-songwriter)

28 March 1986

New York City

American

Aries

Jay-ZJay-Z
(Rapper)

04 December 1969

Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Mel GibsonMel Gibson
(Actor)

03 January 1956

Peekskill

American

Capricorn

Barbra StreisandBarbra Streisand

24 April 1942

Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

American

Taurus

Charlie SheenCharlie Sheen
(American actor)

03 September 1965

New York City

American

Virgo

Al PacinoAl Pacino

25 April 1940

New York City, New York, U.S

American

Taurus

Rob GronkowskiRob Gronkowski
(American Football Player)

14 May 1989

Amherst, New York, United States

American

Taurus

Paris HiltonParis Hilton
(Socialite, Model, Reality Star)

17 February 1981

New York City

American

Aquarius

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
(Actor)

17 August 1943

New York City

American

Leo

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
(American actor)

28 December 1954

Mount Vernon, New York, U.S

American

Capricorn

Mike TysonMike Tyson
(Boxer)

30 June 1966

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S

American

Cancer

Alexandra DaddarioAlexandra Daddario
(Actress)

16 March 1986

New York City, New York, United States

American

Pisces

Al CaponeAl Capone
(Gangster)

17 January 1899

25 January 1947

Brooklyn, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

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

09 September 1966

Brooklyn

American

Virgo

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

21 May 1972

09 March 1997

Clinton Hill, New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Taurus

Bebe RexhaBebe Rexha
(Singer)

30 August 1989

Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

American

Virgo

Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
(Actor, Producer, Comedian)

03 April 1958

Amityville, New York, U.S.

American

Aries

Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey
(Singer)

21 June 1985

New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

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

06 July 1975

New York City, USA

American

Cancer

Ansel ElgortAnsel Elgort
(Actor)

14 March 1994

Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

American

Pisces

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
(Composer)

16 January 1980

Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

Ronan FarrowRonan Farrow
(Journalist, Activist, Human Rights Lawyer)

19 December 1987

New York City

American

Sagittarius

Eddie MurphyEddie Murphy
(Actor)

03 April 1961

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

American

Aries

Susan SarandonSusan Sarandon

04 October 1946

Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City, United States

Libra

Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
(Comedian)

06 January 1984

Sea Cliff, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper
(Journalist)

03 June 1967

New York City, New York, U.S

American

Gemini

Emma RobertsEmma Roberts
(Actress)

10 February 1991

Rhinebeck, New York, United States

American

Aquarius

Neil DiamondNeil Diamond
(Singer-songwriter)

24 January 1941

Brooklyn

American

Aquarius

Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
(Comedian, Actor)

08 October 1943

New York City

American

Libra

Christina AguileraChristina Aguilera
(American singer-songwriter)

18 December 1980

Staten Island, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Alan AldaAlan Alda
(Actor)

28 January 1936

NYC, New York, U.S

American

Aquarius

Christopher ReeveChristopher Reeve
(Actor)

25 September 1952

10 October 2004

Mount Kisco, New York, United States

American

Libra

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg

13 November 1955

Manhattan

American

Scorpio

Julia Louis-DreyfusJulia Louis-Dreyfus
(Actress)

13 January 1961

New York City

American

Capricorn

Judd ApatowJudd Apatow
(Comedian)

06 December 1967

Flushing, Queens, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Matthew BroderickMatthew Broderick
(Actor)

21 March 1962

Manhattan

American

Aries

Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
(Actress)

04 December 1964

Brooklyn, New York, U.S

American

Sagittarius

Hayden PanettiereHayden Panettiere
(Actress)

21 August 1989

New York, United States

American

Leo

Sarah HylandSarah Hyland
(Actress)

24 November 1990

Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

American

Sagittarius

Bridget MoynahanBridget Moynahan
(Actress)

28 April 1971

Binghamton, New York, United States

American

Taurus

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

25 June 1956

New York City

American

Cancer

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
(Actor, Director, Screenwriter)

12 May 1962

Staten Island, New York, United States

American

Taurus

Billy the KidBilly the Kid
(Gunman)

17 November 1859

14 July 1881

Manhattan

American

Scorpio

Alex RodriguezAlex Rodriguez
(Baseball Player)

27 July 1975

New York,

American

Leo

Lucille BallLucille Ball
(Comedienne, Actress)

06 August 1911

26 April 1989

Jamestown

American

Leo

Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
(Actress, Model)

10 March 1984

New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Pisces

Billy JoelBilly Joel

09 May 1949

The Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Taurus

Mary Tyler MooreMary Tyler Moore
(Actress)

29 December 1936

25 January 2017

Brooklyn Heights, New York City, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

Angela BassettAngela Bassett
(Actress)

16 August 1958

Harlem, New York City, New York, United States

American

Leo

Stanley TucciStanley Tucci
(Actor)

11 November 1960

Peekskill, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Chris JerichoChris Jericho
(Wrestler)

09 November 1970

Manhasset, Town of North Hempstead, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Bernadette PetersBernadette Peters
(Actress)

28 February 1948

Ozone Park, New York City, New York, United States

American

Pisces

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
(Director, Producer)

17 November 1942

Queens, New York City, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Cyndi LauperCyndi Lauper
(Actress, Singer)

22 June 1953

New York City

American

Cancer

Jon FavreauJon Favreau
(Actor)

19 October 1966

Flushing, New York City, United States

American

Libra

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
(Film Director)

26 July 1928

07 March 1999

Manhattan

American

Leo

John GottiJohn Gotti
(Mobster & Mafia)

27 October 1940

10 June 2002

The Bronx, New York City, United States

American

Scorpio

Charlie MurphyCharlie Murphy
(Actor)

12 July 1959

12 April 2017

Brooklyn, New York City

American

Cancer

Mel BrooksMel Brooks
(American Film Director, Comedian, Actor & Producer)

28 June 1926

Brooklyn, New York, U. S.

American

Cancer

LL Cool JLL Cool J
(Rapper, Actor)

14 January 1968

Bay Shore, New York

American

Capricorn

David Berkowitz David Berkowitz
(Serial Killer)

01 June 1953

Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

American

Gemini

Viggo MortensenViggo Mortensen
(Actor)

20 October 1958

Manhattan, New York City

American

Libra

Humphrey BogartHumphrey Bogart
(Actor)

25 December 1899

14 January 1957

New York City

American

Capricorn

Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
(Singer-songwriter)

25 January 1981

Hell's Kitchen

American

Aquarius

Debra MessingDebra Messing
(Actresses)

15 August 1968

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

American

Leo

NasNas
(Rapper)

14 September 1973

rown Heights, New York City, New York, United States

American

Virgo

Maggie GyllenhaalMaggie Gyllenhaal
(Actress)

16 November 1977

Lower East Side, New York City, New York, United States

American

Scorpio

Donald Trump Jr.Donald Trump Jr.
(Son of Donald Trump)

31 December 1977

New York City, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

Howard SternHoward Stern
(Radio & TV Personality)

12 January 1954

Jackson Heights, New York City, New York, United States

American

Capricorn

Belcalis AlmanzarBelcalis Almanzar
(Singer, television star, former stripper)

11 October 1992

Bronx, New York, United States

American

Libra

Sigourney WeaverSigourney Weaver
(Actress)

08 October 1949

New York City

American

Libra

Bill PullmanBill Pullman
(Actor)

17 December 1953

Hornell, New York, USA

American

Sagittarius

Topher GraceTopher Grace
(Actor)

12 July 1978

New York City

American

Cancer

Christian SlaterChristian Slater
(Actor)

18 August 1969

New York City, New York, United States

American

Leo

Rita HayworthRita Hayworth

17 October 1918

14 May 1987

Brooklyn

American

Libra

Lauren BacallLauren Bacall
(Actress, Model)

16 September 1924

12 August 2014

The Bronx, New York

American

Virgo

Steven TylerSteven Tyler

26 March 1948

Yonkers, New York, U.S.

American

Aries

Lea MicheleLea Michele
(Actress, Singer, Composer)

29 August 1986

The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States

American

Virgo

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
(Artist, Actress)

20 February 1924

Manhattan, New York

American

Pisces

Caroline KennedyCaroline Kennedy
(Author)

27 November 1957

Cornell Medical Center Hospital, New York City, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Bobby FlayBobby Flay
(American chef)

10 December 1964

New York City, New York, U.S

American

Sagittarius

Sophia LillisSophia Lillis
(Actress)

12 February 2002

Crown Heights, Brooklyn

American

Aquarius

Kerry WashingtonKerry Washington
(Actress)

31 January 1977

The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States

American

Aquarius

Michael LandonMichael Landon
(Actor)

31 October 1936

01 July 1991

Forest Hills, New York City, United States

American

Scorpio

Idina MenzelIdina Menzel
(Actress)

30 May 1971

New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

Stephen BaldwinStephen Baldwin
(Actor)

12 May 1966

Massapequa, Town of Oyster Bay, New York, United States

American

Taurus

Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
(Journalist)

18 November 1970

Champaign, Illinois, United States

American

Scorpio

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