Famous People From Utah

Utah was declared the 45th state of the USA more than a hundred years ago. The state got its name years ago from the Ute tribe, who formerly inhabited this part of America. The Salt Lake, situated in this part of America is believed to be the largest saltwater lake in the whole of southern hemisphere. The state capital, Salt Lake City holds the record for being the largest city to host the Winter Olympic Games. The state has been famous for several other reasons as well. One of them is the bond several celebs share with Utah, their hometown. Astronaut Don Lind, actor James Woods, entrepreneur John Warnock and footballer Steve Young are a few distinguished personalities who have made the people of Utah proud. James Woods has acted in dozens of movies and television shows. He has bagged an Emmy and Golden Globe Awards. Woods has also been nominated for Academy Awards. Here are the names of other famous celebrities who are from Utah.

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 1 Brendon Urie

Brendon Urie
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 12, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Julianne Hough

Julianne Hough
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: July 20, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 3 Steve Young

Steve Young
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: October 11, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 Marie Osmond

Marie Osmond
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Actor, Television actor, Songwriter
Birthdate: October 13, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 5 Derek Hough

Derek Hough
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Professional Dancer
Birthdate: May 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 6 James Woods

James Woods
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Famous As: Actor, Producer
Birthdate: April 18, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 7 Gary Coleman

Gary Coleman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 8, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 20, 2010
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 8 Jewel

Jewel
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: May 23, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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 9 Philo Farnsworth

Philo Farnsworth
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: August 19, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 11, 1971

 10 Wilford Brimley

Wilford Brimley
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: August 1, 2020
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 11 Donny Osmond

Donny Osmond
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Dancer
Birthdate: December 9, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 12 Elizabeth Smart

Elizabeth Smart
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: November 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 13 Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model, Television Personality
Birthdate: November 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Loretta Young

Loretta Young
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 6, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 12, 2000
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 15 Roseanne Barr

Roseanne Barr
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 3, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 16 Merlin Olsen

Merlin Olsen
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: September 15, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: March 11, 2010
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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 17 Amanda Righetti

Amanda Righetti
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 4, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 18 Witney Carson

Witney Carson
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer. Choreographer
Birthdate: October 17, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 19 Matthew Davis

Matthew Davis
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 8, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 20 Tony Finau

Tony Finau
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: September 14, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 21 Russell M. Nelson

Russell M. Nelson
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader, Surgeon
Birthdate: September 9, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo

 22 Whitney Wolfe Herd

Whitney Wolfe Herd
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: July 1, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
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 23 Jaime Bergman

Jaime Bergman
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: September 23, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 24 Jane Elliott

Jane Elliott
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Schoolteacher
Birthdate: May 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
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 25 Lucky Blue Smith

Lucky Blue Smith
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model & Musician
Birthdate: June 4, 1998
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 26 John Browning

John Browning
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Firearms Designer
Birthdate: January 23, 1855
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 26, 1926
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 27 L'Wren Scott

L'Wren Scott
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Stylist
Birthdate: April 28, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: March 17, 2014
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 28 Mike Lookinland

Mike Lookinland
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 29 Lindsay Arnold

Lindsay Arnold
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Professional Dancer
Birthdate: January 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 30 Stephen Covey

Stephen Covey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People"
Birthdate: October 24, 1932
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 16, 2012
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 31 Kim Peek

Kim Peek
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Megasavant
Birthdate: November 11, 1951
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: December 19, 2009

 32 Jade Chynoweth

Jade Chynoweth
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Famous As: Dancer, Actress
Birthdate: August 21, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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 33 Lola Van Wagenen

Lola Van Wagenen
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Historian, Activist
Birthdate: November 30, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 34 Thomas S. Monson

Thomas S. Monson
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 21, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo

 35 Jerry Buss

Jerry Buss
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: January 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 18, 2013

 36 Kealia Ohai

Kealia Ohai
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Soccer Player
Birthdate: January 31, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 37 Neal Cassady

Neal Cassady
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 4, 1968

 38 Craig Venter

Craig Venter
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of Human Longevity, Inc.
Birthdate: October 14, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
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 39 Robert Walker

Robert Walker
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: August 28, 1951
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 40 Bryan Dechart

Bryan Dechart
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 17, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 41 Christine Cavanaugh

Christine Cavanaugh
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Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 22, 2014

 42 Patrick Fugit

Patrick Fugit
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 27, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 43 Byron Scott

Byron Scott
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American basketball coach
Birthdate: March 28, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 44 Travis Knight

Travis Knight
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 14, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 45 Esther Hicks

Esther Hicks
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces

 46 Cael Sanderson

Cael Sanderson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: June 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 Evan McMullin

Evan McMullin
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 2, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries

 48 Shay Carl Butler

Shay Carl Butler
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Famous As: Online video comedian, author, YouTube personality
Birthdate: March 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 49 Laci Green

Laci Green
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Listed In: YouTubers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: October 18, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 50 Gene Fullmer

Gene Fullmer
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: July 21, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 27, 2015
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)