Macklemore, Daniel Bryan, Jimi Hendrix, Jon Bernthal & Jim Caviezel are some of the celebrities who hail from Washington.

The state of Washington is situated along the west coast of the United States, in close proximity to the British Columbia region of Canada. The name of the state has been derived from the surname of legendary politician, George Washington, the first president of the country and a prominent historical figure. The state is known for its great political significance. The White House, the office of the American president, is situated in the city of Washington D.C. The White House has been the venue where these politicians take oath before assuming office. Apart from its rich political history, the state has also been known for being the native of several acclaimed celebrities. Music icon Kurt Cobain, yesteryear singer and songwriter Judy Collins, Comedian Ryan Stiles of ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’, actress Anna Faris, actor Chris Kattan and musician Chris Cornell are a few famous faces from Washington. Kurt Cobain died when he was just 27, but his tracks continue to be popular among the youth even after two decades since his death. Do you know the names of other famous people who hail from the state of Washington? Well, scroll down to be surprised.
MacklemoreMacklemore
(Rapper)

19 June 1983

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Gemini

Daniel BryanDaniel Bryan
(Professional Wrestler)

22 May 1981

Aberdeen, Washington, United States

American

Gemini

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
(Singer & Musician)

27 November 1942

18 September 1970

Seattle, Washington, US

American

Sagittarius

Jon Bernthal Jon Bernthal
(Actor)

20 September 1976

Washington, D.C., U.S.

American

Virgo

Jim CaviezelJim Caviezel
(Actor)

26 September 1968

Mount Vernon, Washington, United States

American

Libra

Ryan LewisRyan Lewis
(Hip-hop Artist & DJ)

25 March 1988

Spokane, Washington, United States

American

Aries

Bridgit MendlerBridgit Mendler
(Singer, Actor, Songwriter)

18 December 1992

Washington, D.C.

American

Sagittarius

Sheryl SandbergSheryl Sandberg
(COO of Facebook)

28 August 1969

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Virgo

Linda Lee CadwellLinda Lee Cadwell
(Teacher & Bruce Lee's Widow)

21 March 1945

Everett, Washington, U.S.

American

Aries

Bianca KajlichBianca Kajlich
(Actress)

26 March 1977

Seattle, Washington, USA

American

Aries

Jonathan BanksJonathan Banks
(Actor)

31 January 1947

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Aquarius

Hope SoloHope Solo
(Football Player)

30 July 1981

Richland, Washington, United States

American

Leo

Craig T. NelsonCraig T. Nelson
(Actor)

04 April 1944

Spokane, Washington, United States

American

Aries

Isabelle FuhrmanIsabelle Fuhrman
(Actress)

25 February 1997

Washington, D.C., USA

American

Pisces

Karan BrarKaran Brar
(Actor)

18 January 1999

Redmond, Washington, United States

American

Capricorn

Miesha TateMiesha Tate
(Mixed Martial Arts Pundit)

18 August 1986

acoma, Washington, United States

American

Leo

Nick RobinsonNick Robinson
(Actor)

22 March 1995

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Aries

Laz AlonsoLaz Alonso
(Actor)

25 March 1974

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Aries

Debbie RoweDebbie Rowe
(Michael Jackson’s Ex-Wife)

06 December 1958

Spokane, Washington, United States

American

Sagittarius

Jackie ChristieJackie Christie
(Reality TV Star, Fashion Designer)

07 July 1969

Seattle, Washington, U.S.

American

Cancer

Ben MankiewiczBen Mankiewicz
(Journalist, Film Critic)

25 March 1967

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Aries

Amber LancasterAmber Lancaster
(Actress, Model)

19 September 1980

Tacoma, Washington, U.S.

American

Virgo

Freddie WongFreddie Wong
(Filmmaker, VFX Artist, Gamer, Musician)

13 September 1985

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Virgo

Michael SwangoMichael Swango
(Serial Killer)

21 October 1954

Tacoma, Washington, United States

American

Libra

Molly PansinoMolly Pansino
(Instagram Star)

12 August 1987

Washington, United States

American

Leo

Adam DahlbergAdam Dahlberg
(YouTuber, Vlogger, Gamer)

17 January 1992

Washington, US

American

Capricorn

Nathan TriskaNathan Triska
(Viner)

11 June 1999

Seattle, Washington, USA

American

Gemini

Claire HostermanClaire Hosterman
(Dove Cameron's Sister)

10 March 1989

Seattle, Washington, United States of America

American

Pisces

Marcel CunninghamMarcel Cunningham
(YouTube Gameplay Star & Social Media Personality)

08 May 1990

Tacoma, Washington

American

Taurus

Jared MechamJared Mecham
(YouTube personality)

21 April 1988

Washington

American

Taurus

Rosanna PansinoRosanna Pansino
(YouTuber)

08 June 1985

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Gemini

Sarai JonesSarai Jones
(YouTube)

09 December 1997

Washington, USA

American

Sagittarius

Tara BabcockTara Babcock
(YouTuber, Model, Gamer)

10 November 1989

Seattle, Washington, USA

American

Scorpio

OnisionOnision
(YouTube Sensation, Comedian, Singer)

11 November 1985

Washington

American

Scorpio

Natalie JillNatalie Jill
(Fitness Trainer/Nutritionist/Author/TV Personality)

02 September 1971

Washington DC, USA

American

Virgo

Connie ChungConnie Chung
(Journalist)

20 August 1946

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Leo

Tayvion PowerTayvion Power
(Vine Star, YouTuber, Comedian)

13 January 2001

Washington D.C., USA

American

Capricorn

Larry HoganLarry Hogan
(62nd Governor of Maryland)

25 May 1956

Washington, D.C., U.S.

American

Gemini

NightcoreRealityNightcoreReality
(YouTuber)

16 November 1995

Seattle, Washington, USA

American

Scorpio

Jeff SeidJeff Seid
(Bodybuilder, Fitness Model)

12 June 1994

Renton, Washington, United States

American

Gemini

Josina AndersonJosina Anderson
(Journalist)

15 August 1978

Washington, D.C.; United States

American

Leo

MýaMýa
(Songwriter)

10 October 1979

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Libra

Goldie HawnGoldie Hawn
(Television actor, Film actor, Film director, Singer, Musician, Stage actor)

21 November 1945

Washington, D.C.

American

Scorpio

Frances FarmerFrances Farmer
(American actress)

19 September 1913

01 August 1970

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Virgo

Charissa ThompsonCharissa Thompson
(Television Host)

04 May 1982

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Taurus

Kenny LogginsKenny Loggins
(Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Singer, Composer)

07 January 1948

Everett

American

Capricorn

Kellen MooreKellen Moore
(American football player)

05 July 1988

Prosser

American

Cancer

GinuwineGinuwine
(Singer-songwriter)

15 October 1970

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Libra

Billy TiptonBilly Tipton
(Pianist, Jazz musician, Saxophonist)

29 December 1914

21 January 1989

Oklahoma City

American

Capricorn

Mattie StepanekMattie Stepanek
(Poet, Author, Writer)

17 July 1990

22 June 2004

Washington, D.C.

American

Cancer

Jean ToomerJean Toomer
(American poet)

26 December 1894

30 March 1967

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Capricorn

Linda B. BuckLinda B. Buck
(American biologist)

29 January 1947

Seattle, Washington, United States

American

Aquarius

Charles Hamilton HoustonCharles Hamilton Houston
(American lawyer)

03 September 1895

22 April 1950

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Virgo

Evelyn Boyd GranvilleEvelyn Boyd Granville
(American mathematician)

01 May 1924

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Taurus

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
(American radio host)

17 January 1954

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Capricorn

John LeonardJohn Leonard
(Writer, Literary critic, Journalist)

25 February 1939

05 November 2008

Washington, D.C., U.S.

American

Pisces

Frederick Douglass PattersonFrederick Douglass Patterson
(President)

10 October 1901

26 April 1988

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Libra

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