Julianne Moore, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chyler Leigh, Pam Grier & Jaime Pressly are some of the celebrities who hail from North Carolina.

Being the 28th most extensive and 9th most populous state in the United States of America, North Carolina finds itself placed on the southeastern area of the country. It mostly enjoys a humid subtropical climate, and the western part from the coast has a subtropical highland climate. With Raleigh as its capital and Charlotte as its biggest city, North Carolina is often referred to as the ‘Old North State’ or the ‘Tar Heel State’. Many famous celebrities were born, bred and raised in North Carolina, who have gone on to accomplishing immensely both personally and professionally. Various eminent actors such as the Oscar winning Julianne Moore, the hilarious Zach Galifianakis and the exquisite Ava Gardner, were all born in North Carolina. The state is particularly renowned for creating remarkable musicians such as Grammy winner Roberta Flack, Max Roach, Eric Church and so on. The state has produced several athletes as well such as NBA player Chris Paul, Olympic gold medalist Sugar Ray Leonard, and baseball player James ‘Catfish’ Hunter. The controversial Edward Snowden also hails from North Carolina. Keep reading to know all the celebrities who are from North Carolina.
Edward SnowdenEdward Snowden
(Computer Professional, Former CIA Employee)

21 June 1983

Elizabeth City, North Carolina, U.S.

American

Gemini

Julianne MooreJulianne Moore
(Actress)

03 December 1960

Fort Bragg, North Carolina, U.S.

British,American

Sagittarius

Mary Elizabeth WinsteadMary Elizabeth Winstead
(Actress)

28 November 1984

Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States

American

Sagittarius

Chyler LeighChyler Leigh
(Actress)

10 April 1982

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

American

Aries

Pam GrierPam Grier
(Actress)

26 May 1949

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

American

Gemini

Jaime PresslyJaime Pressly
(Actress, Model)

30 July 1977

Kinston, North Carolina, United States

American

Leo

Chris PaulChris Paul
(Basketball Player)

06 May 1985

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

American

Taurus

A.J. StylesA.J. Styles
(Professional Wrestler)

02 June 1977

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States

American

Gemini

Billy GrahamBilly Graham
(Evangelist)

07 November 1918

Charlotte, North Carolina

American

Scorpio

Jeff HardyJeff Hardy
(Professional Wrestler)

31 August 1977

Cameron, North Carolina, United States

American

Virgo

Will GrierWill Grier
(American football quarterback)

03 April 1995

Davidson, North Carolina

American

Aries

Emily ProcterEmily Procter
(Actress)

08 October 1968

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

American

Libra

Matt HardyMatt Hardy
(Professional Wrestler)

23 September 1974

Cameron, North Carolina, U.S.

American

Virgo

Jermaine DupriJermaine Dupri
(Rapper)

23 September 1972

Asheville, North Carolina, United States[

American

Virgo

Anna KooimanAnna Kooiman
(TV Journalist)

07 February 1984

Charlotte, North Carolina

American

Aquarius

Weston KouryWeston Koury
(Social Media Sensation)

07 January 2002

Jamestown, North Carolina, USA

American

Capricorn

Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr.Dale Earnhardt Jr.
(Race Car Driver)

10 October 1974

Kannapolis, North Carolina, US

American

Libra

Erin RobinsonErin Robinson
(YouTuber, Entertainment Host)

28 March 1985

North Carolina, USA

American

Aries

Britt RobertsonBritt Robertson
(Actress)

18 April 1990

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

American

Aries

Alx JamesAlx James
(YouTuber)

05 March 1992

Wilson, NC

American

Pisces

H2O DeliriousH2O Delirious
(YouTuber, Gamer)

02 May 1987

North Carolina, USA

American

Taurus

Nick BeanNick Bean
(YouTuber, YouNower)

13 March 1995

Maiden, North Carolina, USA

American

Pisces

Eboni WilliamsEboni Williams
(Attorney & News Personality)

09 September 1988

North Carolina, United States

American

Virgo

Emily V. GordonEmily V. Gordon
(Writer, Producer, and Podcast Host)

03 May 1979

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

American

Taurus

Charles Lincoln Neal III Charles Lincoln Neal III
(YouTuber)

1978 AD

Boone Trail, North Carolina, U.S.

American

Dutchess LattimoreDutchess Lattimore
(Tattoo Artist, TV Actress)

25 February 1984

Lincolnton, NC

American

Pisces

Dahvie VanityDahvie Vanity
(Pop Singer)

05 September 1984

North Carolina

American

Virgo

Dale Earnhardt, Jr.Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
(Race Car Driver)

10 October 1974

Kannapolis, North Carolina, United States

American

Libra

Fred DurstFred Durst
(Musician)

20 August 1970

Gastonia, North Carolina, United States

American

Leo

Loretta LynchLoretta Lynch
(Former Attorney General of the United States)

21 May 1959

Greensboro, North Carolina, United States

American

Taurus

Ben VereenBen Vereen
(Actor)

10 October 1946

Laurinburg, North Carolina, United States

American

Libra

Jerrod CarmichaelJerrod Carmichael
(American actor)

06 April 1987

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States

American

Aries

Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
(Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter)

10 February 1939

Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States

American

Aquarius

Moms MableyMoms Mabley
(American comedian)

19 March 1894

23 May 1975

Brevard, North Carolina, United States

American

Pisces

Hoyt WilhelmHoyt Wilhelm
(Famous Baseball Players)

26 July 1922

23 August 2002

Huntersville, North Carolina, United States

American

Leo

Ben BrantleyBen Brantley
(Journalist)

26 October 1954

Durham

American

Scorpio

Buddy BakerBuddy Baker
(Racing driver, NASCAR team owner)

25 January 1941

10 August 2015

Florence

American

Aquarius

Jason MillerJason Miller
(television presenter, mixed martial artist, taekwondo athlete)

24 December 1980

Fayetteville

American

Capricorn

David ReesDavid Rees
(comics artist, blogger, writer)

22 June 1972

Chapel Hill

American

Cancer

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