Virginia is the 35th largest state in the whole of the United States. Known for being one of the first few colonies captured by the British a few hundred years ago, the State of Virginia is famous for its great historic significance. There are many more celebrities who hail from this famous American state, scroll down to know their names. Virginia is surrounded by several states, namely Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky as well as the American capital Washington D.C. The state is a nature lover’s paradise, thanks to its abundance in flora and fauna. The state of Virginia is also famous for producing several famous celebrities. Singers/songwriters Chris Brown, Pharrell Williams, Timbaland and Jason Mraz are a few famous people from this American state. Some of the songs of these acclaimed artistes have been chartbusters and the popularity of the tracks has catapulted them to the status of pop icons. The names of a few other celebrities from Virginia have been listed below, kindly go through them.
George WashingtonGeorge Washington
22 February 1732, American
First U.S. President
Thomas JeffersonThomas Jefferson
13 April 1743, American
3rd U.S. President

Robert E. LeeRobert E. Lee
19 January 1807, American
Confederate General in the American Civil War

Chris PrattChris Pratt
21 June 1979, American
Actor

Woodrow WilsonWoodrow Wilson
28 December 1856, American
28th U.S. President

Rob LoweRob Lowe
17 March 1964, American
Actor
Patton OswaltPatton Oswalt
27 January 1969, American
Stand-up Comedian

Sandra BullockSandra Bullock
26 July 1964, American
Actress

Sally HemingsSally Hemings
1773 AD, American
Thomas Jefferson’s Slave
Steve BannonSteve Bannon
27 November 1953, American
Former White House Chief Strategist

Allen IversonAllen Iverson
07 June 1975, American
Basketball Player
Jason SudeikisJason Sudeikis
18 September 1975, American
Actor

PocahontasPocahontas
1596 AD, American
Native American

David ArquetteDavid Arquette
08 September 1971, American
Actor

Warren BeattyWarren Beatty
30 March 1937, American
Actor

Dermot MulroneyDermot Mulroney
31 October 1963, American
Actor
Henrietta LacksHenrietta Lacks
01 August 1920, American
Source of HeLa Cell Line

June Carter CashJune Carter Cash
23 June 1929, American
Singer-Songwriter

Zachary TaylorZachary Taylor
24 November 1784, American
Military Leader and the 12th President of United

Pharrell WilliamsPharrell Williams
05 April 1973, American
Singer
Shirley MacLaineShirley MacLaine
24 April 1934, American
 

Hilarie BurtonHilarie Burton
01 July 1982, American
Actress
Camila MendesCamila Mendes
29 June 1994, Brazilian, American
Actress, Model

Mackenzie PhillipsMackenzie Phillips
10 November 1959, American
Actress

James MonroeJames Monroe
28 April 1758, American
Fifth President of the USA
Sean ParkerSean Parker
03 December 1979, American
Entrepreneur

Booker T. WashingtonBooker T. Washington
05 April 1856, American
 
Desmond DossDesmond Doss
07 February 1919, American
U. S. Army Corporal

Patsy ClinePatsy Cline
08 September 1932, American
Country Singer

Arthur AsheArthur Ashe
10 July 1943, American
Tennis Player
Richard Benjamin HarrisonRichard Benjamin Harrison
04 March 1941, American
Businessman, TV Personality

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Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald
25 April 1917, American
Singer
Steve EarleSteve Earle
17 January 1955, American
Musician, Singer-songwriter

Randolph ScottRandolph Scott
23 January 1898, American
Actor

Rhea SeehornRhea Seehorn
12 May 1972, American
Actress

Missy ElliottMissy Elliott
01 July 1971, American
Rapper
Grant GustinGrant Gustin
14 January 1990, American
Actor
Martha WashingtonMartha Washington
02 June 1731, American
 

Sofia HublitzSofia Hublitz
01 June 1999, American
Actress

Gabby DouglasGabby Douglas
31 December 1995, American
Gymnast

Wanda SykesWanda Sykes
07 March 1964, American
Actress
George C. ScottGeorge C. Scott
18 October 1927, American
American film actor

Sam HoustonSam Houston
02 March 1793, American
Former Governor of Texas

Benny BlancoBenny Blanco
08 March 1988, Brazilian, American
Record producer

TimbalandTimbaland
10 March 1972, American
Rapper, Record Producer

Jason MrazJason Mraz
23 June 1977, American
Singer and Musician
Henry ClayHenry Clay
12 April 1777, American
Political Leader

PowhatanPowhatan
17 June 1545, American
Native American Leader
Trey SongzTrey Songz
28 November 1984, American
Singer-songwriter

Pat RobertsonPat Robertson
22 March 1930, American
Evangelist, Media Mogul

Katie CouricKatie Couric
07 January 1957, American
Journalist
Mickie JamesMickie James
31 August 1979, American
Professional Wrestler, Model

Rick Santorum Rick Santorum
10 May 1958, American
American Politician, Attorney
Dell CurryDell Curry
25 June 1964, American
Basketball Player

Aimee MannAimee Mann
08 September 1960, American
Alternative Artist

J. E. B. StuartJ. E. B. Stuart
06 February 1833, American
Military Leader

David ChangDavid Chang
08 May 1977, American
Restaurateur

Eston HemingsEston Hemings
21 May 1808, American
Slave
Tom WolfeTom Wolfe
02 March 1931, American
American author

Chesty PullerChesty Puller
26 June 1898, American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general

Donna DixonDonna Dixon
20 July 1957, American
Actress, Model

Mick MulvaneyMick Mulvaney
21 July 1967, American
United States Special Envoy for Northern Ireland
Dagen McDowellDagen McDowell
07 January 1969, American
News Anchor

Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
18 September 1951, American
Musician
Neko CaseNeko Case
08 September 1970, American
Singer-Songwriter

Napoleon HillNapoleon Hill
26 October 1883, American
Writer of personal-success literature

Patrick HenryPatrick Henry
29 May 1736, American
5th & 6th Governor of Virginia, Orator,
Winfield ScottWinfield Scott
13 June 1786, American
Military Officer

Diane NealDiane Neal
17 November 1975, American
Actress
Duncan FergusonDuncan Ferguson
27 December 1971, Scottish
Football Player

Joseph CottenJoseph Cotten
15 May 1905, American
Actor

Shanelle WorkmanShanelle Workman
03 August 1978, American
Actress
Joyce BulifantJoyce Bulifant
16 December 1937, American
Actress

Brian BenbenBrian Benben
18 June 1956, American
Actor
TobyMacTobyMac
22 October 1964, American
Hip-hop Artist

Jimmy WorkmanJimmy Workman
04 October 1980, American
Actor

Edith WilsonEdith Wilson
15 October 1872, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Meriwether LewisMeriwether Lewis
18 August 1774, American
Explorer, Politician
Thomas RolfeThomas Rolfe
30 January 1615, American
Pocahontas' Son
Sonya CurrySonya Curry
30 May 1966, American
Dell Curry's Wife

Bill RobinsonBill Robinson
25 May 1878, American
Dancer

Hunter ParrishHunter Parrish
13 May 1987, American
Actor

Ralph SampsonRalph Sampson
07 July 1960, American
Basketball Player
Joseph E. JohnstonJoseph E. Johnston
03 February 1807, American
Officer

Caroline CallowayCaroline Calloway
05 December 1991, American
Instagram Star

George PickettGeorge Pickett
16 January 1825, American
Army Officer

Rob EstesRob Estes
22 July 1963, American
Actor

Earl Hamner Jr.Earl Hamner Jr.
10 July 1923, American
Television Writer
Rob HuebelRob Huebel
04 June 1969, American
Actor

Margaret Brooke SullavanMargaret Sullavan
16 May 1909, American
Actress
Lil TracyLil Tracy
03 October 1995, American
Rapper

Scottie ThompsonScottie Thompson
09 November 1981, American
Actress
Collette WolfeCollette Wolfe
04 April 1980, American
Actress
Shalita GrantShalita Grant
28 August 1988, American
Actress