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.

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 1 Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper & Songwriter
Birthdate: September 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 Josh Duhamel

Josh Duhamel.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 14, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 3 Leslie Bibb

Leslie Bibb.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: November 17, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 Angie Dickinson

Angie Dickinson.
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Famous As: American actress
Birthdate: September 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
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 5 Kellan Lutz

Kellan Lutz.
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Famous As: Actor, Model
Birthdate: March 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 6 Leslie Stefanson

Leslie Stefanson.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model, Artist, Sculptor
Birthdate: May 10, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 7 Lawrence Welk

Lawrence Welk.
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 11, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 17, 1992
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 8 Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 1, 1953
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 9 Alan Ritchson

Alan Ritchson.
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Famous As: Actor, Model, Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: November 28, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 10 Leonard Peltier

Leonard Peltier
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: September 12, 1944
Sun Sign: Virgo
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 11 Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 26, 1920
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: January 21, 2002
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 12 Lynn Anderson

Lynn Anderson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 26, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 30, 2015
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 13 Warren Christopher

Warren Christopher
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: October 27, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: March 18, 2011

 14 Bobby Vee

Bobby Vee.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 30, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 24, 2016
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 15 Sam Childers

Sam Childers
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Humanitarian
Birthdate: 1963 AD

 16 Louis L’Amour

Louis L’Amour.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: June 10, 1988
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 17 James M. McPherson

James M. McPherson
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Famous As: Historian, University teacher, Writer
Birthdate: October 11, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra

 18 Jonny Lang

Jonny Lang
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 29, 1981
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 19 Louis L'Amour

Louis L'Amour
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: March 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: June 10, 1988

 20 Charlie Korsmo

Charlie Korsmo.
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Famous As: Former Child Actor
Birthdate: July 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 21 Doug McDermott

Doug McDermott
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 22 Shadoe Stevens

Shadoe Stevens.
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Famous As: Radio Host
Birthdate: November 3, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 23 Owen King

Owen King
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 21, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 31, 1987

 24 Clint Hill

Clint Hill
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Special agent
Birthdate: January 4, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
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 25 CariDee English

CariDee English
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model, actor
Birthdate: May 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 26 Cara Mund

Cara Mund.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Miss America 2018
Birthdate: 1994 AD
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 27 Ann Sothern

Ann Sothern
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Famous As: Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Birthdate: January 22, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: March 15, 2001

 28 Nicole Linkletter

Nicole Linkletter
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: February 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 29 Kevin Cramer

Kevin Cramer
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 21, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 30 John Hoeven

John Hoeven
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Pisces
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 31 Paula Broadwell

Paula Broadwell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: journalist, biographer
Birthdate: November 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 32 Neal D. Barnard

Neal D. Barnard
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: physician, psychiatrist, jazz musician, jazz guitarist
Birthdate: 1953 AD
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 33 Eric Sevareid

Eric Sevareid
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: November 26, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: July 9, 1992

 34 Mark Driscoll

Mark Driscoll
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Pastor, Writer
Birthdate: October 11, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra

 35 David Andahl

David Andahl
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 30, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 5, 2020

 36 James Rosenquist

James Rosenquist
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: March 31, 2017

 37 Clyfford Still

Clyfford Still
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 30, 1904
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: June 23, 1980

 38 Michael Lee

Michael Lee
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: songwriter, drummer
Birthdate: November 19, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 24, 2008

 39 William H. Gass

William H. Gass
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: July 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 6, 2017

 40 Mancur Olson

Mancur Olson
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Famous As: Economist, Political scientist, University teacher, Sociologist
Birthdate: January 22, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 19, 1998

 41 Greg Raymer

Greg Raymer
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Poker player
Birthdate: June 25, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer

 42 Dorothy Stickney

Dorothy Stickney
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 21, 1896
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: June 2, 1998

 43 Weston Dressler

Weston Dressler
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: June 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini

 44 Donny Schatz

Donny Schatz
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Race Car Driver
Birthdate: August 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Leo

 45 T. Keith Glennan

T. Keith Glennan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Administrator of NASA
Birthdate: September 8, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 11, 1995

 46 Harold K. Johnson

Harold K. Johnson
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Army officer
Birthdate: February 22, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 24, 1983

 47 Travis Hafner

Travis Hafner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: June 3, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 48 Blind Joe

Blind Joe
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: July 14, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer

 49 Carl Ben Eielson

Carl Ben Eielson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Aviator
Birthdate: July 20, 1897
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: November 9, 1929

 50 Larry Woiwode

Larry Woiwode
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 30, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio