Blake Shelton, Ron Howard, Chuck Norris, Jeanne Tripplehorn & Mickey Mantle are some of the celebrities who hail from Oklahoma.

Oklahoma is a state rich in culture and diversity. Having derived its name from the Choctaw word which literally translates to ‘red people’, Oklahoma is often referred to as ‘The Land of the Red’ and ‘Native America’. Oklahoma is home to various European languages and over 23 Native American languages and is also commonly known as ‘The Sooner State’. The geographical terrain of the lands in Oklahoma comprises of The Great Plains, Cross Timbers and Interior Highlands which often result in extreme weather conditions. Many globally famous people are born in Oklahoma and proudly call it their home. Great musicians such as Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Gareth Brooks and Toby Keith, were all born in the state of Oklahoma. The state has also produced some mind-blowing actors such as the Academy Award winning actor Brad Pitt, the popular and versatile Chuck Norris, and award winning director Ron Howard. Oklahoma has also been responsible for creating some talented athletes and sportsmen such as baseball player Matt Kemp, basketball star Blake Griffin and professional wrestler Bill Goldberg. You will be quite surprised by the complete list of celebrities who are from Oklahoma.
Ron HowardRon Howard
(Actor)

01 March 1954

American

Blake SheltonBlake Shelton
(Singer)

18 June 1976

American

Chuck NorrisChuck Norris
(Martial artist)

10 March 1940

American

Chelsea ManningChelsea Manning
(Whistleblower)

17 December 1987

American

Blake GriffinBlake Griffin
(Basketball player)

16 March 1989

American

Mickey MantleMickey Mantle
(Baseball Player)

20 October 1931

American

Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
(Actress)

08 November 1952

American

Jeanne TripplehornJeanne Tripplehorn
(Actress)

10 June 1963

American

Darci Lynne FarmerDarci Lynne Farmer
(Ventriloquist)

12 October 2004

American

Huda KattanHuda Kattan
(YouTuber, Beauty Vlogger)

02 October 1983

American

Ashlynn BrookeAshlynn Brooke
(Adult Film Actress)

14 August 1985

American

Tony RandallTony Randall
(Actor)

26 February 1920

American

Suzy AmisSuzy Amis
(Actress)

05 January 1962

American

Ray William JohnsonRay William Johnson
(Actor, Comedian, Musician)

14 August 1981

American

Judy WoodruffJudy Woodruff
(Journalist)

20 November 1946

American

Clu GulagerClu Gulager
(Actor)

16 November 1928

American

Sunny AndersonSunny Anderson
(TV Presenter)

09 April 1975

American

Milena GovichMilena Govich
(Actress)

29 October 1976

American

Katie LeBlancKatie LeBlanc
(Mother of YouTube stars Caleb, Annie, & Hayley)

23 July 1980

American

Dr. Phil McGrawDr. Phil McGraw
(Television Host)

01 August 1950

American

Owen JoynerOwen Joyner
(Actor)

08 January 2001

American

Taylor DyeTaylor Dye
(Country Singer)

18 September 1995

American

Bill HaderBill Hader
(American comedian)

07 June 1978

American

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Football Player, Famous Basketball Players, Famous Baseball Players, Track and Field Athlete, Boxer, Hockey Player)

26 May 1887

Czech,American

Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
(American filmmaker)

26 July 1922

American

Ralph EllisonRalph Ellison
(American novelist)

01 March 1914

American

Patti PagePatti Page
(Singer)

08 November 1927

American

Wade WilliamsWade Williams
(Actor)

24 December 1961

American

Mary BlairMary Blair
(Artist, animator, designer)

21 October 1911

American

Henry StarrHenry Starr
(Criminal)

02 December 1873

American