Famous People From Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is one of the most densely populated states in the whole of United States. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Harrisburg and Reading are some of the cities situated in this state. The state is also a tourism hub and travel enthusiasts from different parts of the globe arrive here in large numbers every year. Acclaimed Hollywood actor Will Smith, singers Taylor Swift, P!nk, Eve and Bret Michaels are a few famous individuals from the state of Pennsylvania. Academy Award winning Actor Will Smith’s contribution to cinema cannot be described in just a few words. ‘The Pursuit Of Happiness’, ‘Ali’, ‘Hancock’ and ‘Hitch’ are some of his acclaimed works. Singers ‘Taylor Swift’ and ‘P!nk’ have produced several chartbusters and have a fan base in almost every part of the globe. Taylor’s singles like ‘Shake it Off’, ‘Bad Blood’ and ‘Blank Space’ are popular among music lovers from several countries. He has acted Here are a few other eminent personalities from Pennsylvania you didn’t know about.

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 1 
Kobe Bryant
(One of the Greatest Basketball Players of All Time)

Kobe Bryant
137
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 26, 2020
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 2 
Taylor Swift
(Pop Icon & One of the Best-Selling Musicians of All Time)

Taylor Swift
163
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 
Will Smith
(Actor)

Will Smith
109
Birthdate: September 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 4 
Kevin Hart
(Comedian)

Kevin Hart
74
Birthdate: July 6, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 5 
Andy Warhol
(Artist, Director)

Andy Warhol
70
Birthdate: August 6, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 22, 1987
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 6 
Pink
(Singer-Songwriter)

Pink
50
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Grace Kelly
(Princess of Monaco)

Grace Kelly
52
Birthdate: November 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: September 14, 1982
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 8 
Wilt Chamberlain
(One of the Greatest Basketball Players)

Wilt Chamberlain
26
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 21, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 12, 1999
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)
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 9 
Maddie Ziegler
(Actress, Dancer)

Maddie Ziegler
79
Birthdate: September 30, 2002
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 10 

Richard Gere
19
Birthdate: August 31, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 11 
Lil Uzi Vert
(Rapper)

Lil Uzi Vert
41
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 31, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 12 
Noam Chomsky
(The Father of Modern Linguistics)

Noam Chomsky
39
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: December 7, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 13 
James Stewart
(Ranked 3rd on the List of 'Greatest American Male Actors')

James Stewart
25
Birthdate: May 20, 1908
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 2, 1997

 14 
Tina Fey
(Actress & Comedian Best Known for Her Work in Comedy Sketch Series 'Saturday Night Live')

Tina Fey
47
Birthdate: May 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 15 
Kurt Angle
(Professional wrestler)

Kurt Angle
13
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 9, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 
Joe Montana
(American football player)

Joe Montana
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 11, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 17 
Joan Jett
(Singer-songwriter)

Joan Jett
16
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 22, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 18 
Joe Namath
(American Football Quarterback)

Joe Namath
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 31, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
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 19 

Louisa May Alcott
13
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 29, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: March 6, 1888

 20 
Mac Miller
(Rapper)

Mac Miller
115
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 7, 2018
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Bradley Cooper
39
Birthdate: January 5, 1975
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 22 
Lil Peep
( A Leading Figure of the Mid–late 2010s Emo Rap Scene)

Lil Peep
104
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 15, 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Amanda Seyfried
34
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 24 
Fred Rogers
(Television Host)

Fred Rogers
19
Birthdate: March 20, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: February 27, 2003
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 25 
Arnold Palmer
(Golf Player)

Arnold Palmer
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 25, 2016

 26 
Michael Keaton
(Portrayed Superhero 'Batman' in Movies)

Michael Keaton
16
Birthdate: September 5, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 27 
Dan Marino
(American football player)

Dan Marino
13
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 15, 1961
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

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Jeff Goldblum
24
Birthdate: October 22, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 29 

Patti LaBelle
11
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 24, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 30 
Daniel Boone
(Explorer)

Daniel Boone
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1734
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: September 26, 1820
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 31 
Marshmello
(DJ Famous for Wearing a Helmet Resembling a Marshmallow)

Marshmello
51
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus

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Kevin Norwood Bacon
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Birthdate: July 8, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 33 
Bob Saget
(Stand-up Comedian)

Bob Saget
31
Birthdate: May 17, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 9, 2022
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 34 
Aaron Donald
(American football player)

Aaron Donald
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 23, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 35 
Trent Reznor
(Frontman and founder of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails)

Trent Reznor
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 17, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 36 
Mark Cuban
(Owner of the 'Dallas Mavericks' Team of NBA )

Mark Cuban
28
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: July 31, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

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Jayne Mansfield
15
Birthdate: April 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: June 29, 1967

 38 
Kat Dennings
(Actress)

Kat Dennings
24
Birthdate: June 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 39 

Gia Carangi
27
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: January 29, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 18, 1986
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 40 

Victoria Pedretti
20
Birthdate: March 23, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries

 41 

Charles Bronson
12
Birthdate: November 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: August 30, 2003
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 42 
Todd Rundgren
(Multi-instrumentalist and Member of The Rock Band 'Utopia")

Todd Rundgren
22
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer

 43 

Krysten Ritter
15
Birthdate: December 16, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 44 
Ken Griffey Jr.
(Baseball Player)

Ken Griffey Jr.
4
Birthdate: November 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 45 
Sharon Stone
(Famous for Her Role in the Movies 'Basic Instinct' and 'Casino")

Sharon Stone
25
Birthdate: March 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces

 46 
Billie Holiday
(Singer-songwriter)

Billie Holiday
30
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 7, 1915
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 17, 1959
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 47 
Meek Mill
(Rapper)

Meek Mill
19
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 48 
B. F. Skinner
(American psychologist)

B. F. Skinner
7
Birthdate: March 20, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 18, 1990
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 49 
Lisa Lopes
(Rapper, Singer)

Lisa Lopes
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 27, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 25, 2002

 50 
Eugene Curran Kelly
(Actor, Dancer)

Eugene Curran Kelly
8
Birthdate: August 23, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 2, 1996
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)