Famous People From North Dakota
Being the 39th state of the United States of America, North Dakota is situated in the Upper Midwestern region of the country. Although the capital of North Dakota is Bismarck, the largest city of the state is Fargo. It is often referred to as ‘Peace Garden State’ or ‘Roughrider State’. A recent boom in oil extraction in the state has resulted in population increase and low unemployment. The state enjoys a continental climate with extreme conditions such as hot summers and cold winters. Several famous personalities have been born and raised in the state of North Dakota. The ever-so-popular rapper Wiz Khalifa was born in North Dakota. Numerous well-known actors such as Josh Duhamel, Leslie Bibb, Kellen Lutz and Angie Dickinson are all from this state. The state of North Dakota has produced some famous musicians as well, such as the likes of Johnny Lang, Bobby Vee and Peggy Lee also call North Dakota their homes. North Dakota has also shaped many athletes and sportsman. MLB catcher Chris Coste is a fine example of sportsmen from North Dakota. Even astronaut James Buchli hails from this state. Keep reading to know all the other eminent celebrities who are from North Dakota & celebs born in North Dakota.
Josh Duhamel Josh Duhamel
14 November 1972, American
Actor
Leslie BibbLeslie Bibb
17 November 1974, American
Actress, Model

Wiz KhalifaWiz Khalifa
08 September 1987, American
Rapper & Songwriter

Kellan LutzKellan Lutz
15 March 1985, American
Actor, Model

Leslie StefansonLeslie Stefanson
10 May 1971, American
Actress, Model, Artist, Sculptor

Alan RitchsonAlan Ritchson
28 November 1984, American
Actor, Model, Singer, Songwriter
Lawrence WelkLawrence Welk
11 March 1903, American
 

Charlie KorsmoCharlie Korsmo
20 July 1978, American
Former Child Actor

Bobby VeeBobby Vee
30 April 1943, American
Singer
Shadoe StevensShadoe Stevens
03 November 1947, American
Radio Host

Susan GestonSusan Geston
1953 AD, American
Jeff Bridges’ Wife
Cara MundCara Mund
1994 AD, American
Miss America 2018

Louis L’AmourLouis L’Amour
22 March 1908, American
Novelist

Aarika WolfAarika Wolf
24 March 1994, American
Model

Angie DickinsonAngie Dickinson
30 September 1931, American
American actress

Gary JohnsonGary Johnson
01 January 1953, American
Politician
Peggy LeePeggy Lee
26 May 1920, American
Singer

Leonard PeltierLeonard Peltier
12 September 1944, American
Activist

Owen KingOwen King
21 February 1977, American
Writer

Louis L'AmourLouis L'Amour
22 March 1908, American
Novelist
Lynn AndersonLynn Anderson
26 September 1947, American
Singer

Ann SothernAnn Sothern
22 January 1909, American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Sam ChildersSam Childers
1963 AD, American
Humanitarian

Jonny LangJonny Lang
29 January 1981, American
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter

Warren ChristopherWarren Christopher
17 October 1925, American
Lawyer
Doug McDermottDoug McDermott
03 January 1992, American
Basketball player

Mark DriscollMark Driscoll
11 October 1970, American
Pastor, Writer
Kevin CramerKevin Cramer
21 January 1961, American
Politician

Paula BroadwellPaula Broadwell
09 November 1972, American
journalist, biographer

James M. McPhersonJames M. McPherson
11 October 1936, American
Historian, University teacher, Writer
John HoevenJohn Hoeven
13 March 1957, American
Politician

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CariDee EnglishCariDee English
22 May 1984, American
Model, actor
Nicole LinkletterNicole Linkletter
27 February 1985, American
Model

Neal D. BarnardNeal D. Barnard
1953 AD, American
physician, psychiatrist, jazz musician, jazz

Arnold Eric SevareidEric Sevareid
26 November 1912, American
Author

Clyfford StillClyfford Still
30 November 1904, American
Painter
Mancur OlsonMancur Olson
22 January 1932, American
Economist, Political scientist, University
James RosenquistJames Rosenquist
29 November 1933, American
Painter

William H. GassWilliam H. Gass
30 July 1924, American
Novelist

Travis HafnerTravis Hafner
03 June 1977, American
Baseball Player

Greg RaymerGreg Raymer
25 June 1964, American
Poker player
T. Keith GlennanT. Keith Glennan
08 September 1905, American
Administrator of NASA

Dorothy StickneyDorothy Stickney
21 June 1896, American
Actress

Carl Ben EielsonCarl Ben Eielson
20 July 1897, American
Aviator

Michael LeeMichael Lee
19 November 1969, British
songwriter, drummer

Larry WoiwodeLarry Woiwode
30 October 1941, American
Writer
James H. CritchfieldJames H. Critchfield
30 January 1917, American
Officer

Harold K. JohnsonHarold K. Johnson
22 February 1912, American
Army officer
Clint HillClint Hill
04 January 1932, American
Special agent

John Bernard FlannaganJohn Bernard Flannagan
07 April 1895, American
Sculptor

Lee HillsLee Hills
28 May 1906, American
Editor
Aubree Skye Lind-HouskaAubree Skye Lind-Houska
07 September 2009
Reality Star

James Elias OlsonJames Elias Olson
03 December 1925, American
Business executive
Kristina HornerKristina Horner
27 December 1987, American
YouTube Star