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.
Bill GatesBill Gates
28 October 1955, American
Co-Founder of Microssoft
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
17 January 1954, American
Environment Activist & Attorney

Brett KavanaughBrett Kavanaugh
12 February 1965, American
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the

Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
27 November 1942, American
Singer & Musician

Chris CornellChris Cornell
20 July 1964, American
musician

Kurt Donald Cobain Kurt Cobain
20 February 1967, American
Singer, Songwriter
Samuel L. JacksonSamuel L. Jackson
21 December 1948, American
Actor

Al GoreAl Gore
31 March 1948, American
Politician

Dave BautistaDave Bautista
18 January 1969, American
Wrestler, Actor
Katherine HeiglKatherine Heigl
24 November 1978, American
Actress, Film Producer

Cory BookerCory Booker
27 April 1969, American
United States Senator
Jeffrey Dean MorganJeffrey Dean Morgan
22 April 1966, American
Actor

Rainn WilsonRainn Wilson
20 January 1966, American
Actor

Alyson HanniganAlyson Hannigan
24 March 1974, American
Actress

Dove CameronDove Cameron
15 January 1996, American
Actress, Singer

Jim CaviezelJim Caviezel
26 September 1968, American
Actor
Alex SmithAlex Smith
07 May 1984, American
American Football Player

Jon Bernthal Jon Bernthal
20 September 1976, American
Actor

Taraji P. HensonTaraji P. Henson
11 September 1970, American
Actress

Layne StaleyLayne Staley
22 August 1967, American
Musician
Brett RypienBrett Rypien
09 July 1996, American
American Football Player

Amanda KnoxAmanda Knox
09 July 1987, American
Writer
Jeffrey WrightJeffrey Wright
07 December 1965, American
Actor

Bob BarkerBob Barker
12 December 1923, American
Television Game Show Host

Bing CrosbyBing Crosby
03 May 1903, American
American singer
Linda Lee CadwellLinda Lee Cadwell
21 March 1945, American
Teacher & Bruce Lee's Widow

Debbie RoweDebbie Rowe
06 December 1958, American
Michael Jackson’s Ex-Wife
Blac ChynaBlac Chyna
11 May 1988, American
Model

Paul AllenPaul Allen
21 January 1953, American
Co-founder of Microsoft, Philanthropist

Jonathan BanksJonathan Banks
31 January 1947, American
Actor
Kerry KennedyKerry Kennedy
08 September 1959, American
Human rights activist

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Laz AlonsoLaz Alonso
25 March 1974, American
Actor
Bill NyeBill Nye
27 November 1955, American
Television Presenter

Jackie StalloneJackie Stallone
29 November 1921, American
Astrologer

Karan BrarKaran Brar
18 January 1999, American
Actor

William HurtWilliam Hurt
20 March 1950, American
Actor
Sydney SweeneySydney Sweeney
12 September 1997, American
Actress
Jean SmartJean Smart
13 September 1951, American
Actress

Adam WestAdam West
19 September 1928, American
Actor

Jim MattisJim Mattis
08 September 1950, American
Former United States Secretary of Defense

Andrew LuckAndrew Luck
12 September 1989, American
American Football Player
Daniel BryanDaniel Bryan
22 May 1981, American
Professional Wrestler

Bridgit MendlerBridgit Mendler
18 December 1992, American
Actress, Singer-songwriter

Craig T. NelsonCraig T. Nelson
04 April 1944, American
Actor

Cheyenne JacksonCheyenne Jackson
12 July 1975, American
Actor

Jay ParkJay Park
25 April 1987, American, South Korean
Rapper
Jeremy MeeksJeremy Meeks
07 February 1984, American
Model

ValkyraeValkyrae
08 January 1992, American
Gamer
MacklemoreMacklemore
19 June 1983, American
Rapper

Lil MoseyLil Mosey
26 January 2002, American
Rapper

Glenn BeckGlenn Beck
10 February 1964, American
CEO of TheBlaze
Regina HallRegina Hall
12 December 1970, American
Actress

Connie ChungConnie Chung
20 August 1946, American
Journalist
Madelaine PetschMadelaine Petsch
18 August 1994, American
Actress

Sheryl SandbergSheryl Sandberg
28 August 1969, American
COO of Facebook

Tony ToddTony Todd
04 December 1954, American
Actor

Samira WileySamira Wiley
15 April 1987, American
Actress

Courtney StoddenCourtney Stodden
29 August 1994, American
Media Personality
Ari MelberAri Melber
31 March 1980, American
Attorney

Dyan CannonDyan Cannon
04 January 1937, American
Actress

Ben FeldmanBen Feldman
27 May 1980, American
Actor

Jon Brower MinnochJon Brower Minnoch
29 September 1941, American
Heaviest Man
Elinor DonahueElinor Donahue
19 April 1937, American
Actress

Michael EalyMichael Ealy
03 August 1973, American
Actor
Katelyn OhashiKatelyn Ohashi
12 April 1997, American
Artistic Gymnast

Zak BagansZak Bagans
05 April 1977, American
Television Personality

Chuck Palahniuk Chuck Palahniuk
21 February 1962, American
Novelist & Journalist
Jerome PowellJerome Powell
04 February 1953, American
Lawyer

Kenny GKenny G
05 June 1956, American
Saxophonist
OnisionOnision
11 November 1985, American
YouTuber, Comedian, Singer

MýaMýa
10 October 1979, American
Songwriter

Mark FuhrmanMark Fuhrman
05 February 1952, American
Detective
Erika ChristensenErika Christensen
19 August 1982, American
Actress

Gabe NewellGabe Newell
03 November 1962, American
Entrepreneur
Mary Maxwell GatesMary Maxwell Gates
05 July 1929, American
Businesswoman

Richard KarnRichard Karn
17 February 1956, American
Actor

Julie Nixon EisenhowerJulie Nixon Eisenhower
05 July 1948, American
Author

Blair UnderwoodBlair Underwood
25 August 1964, American
Actor
Emily SwallowEmily Swallow
18 December 1979, American
Actress
Miesha TateMiesha Tate
18 August 1986, American
Mixed Martial Arts Pundit

Marvin WilliamsMarvin Williams
19 June 1986, American
Basketball Player

Ryan StilesRyan Stiles
22 April 1959, Canadian, American
Actor

Constance ZimmerConstance Zimmer
11 October 1970, American
Actress
Isabelle FuhrmanIsabelle Fuhrman
25 February 1997, American
Actress

Larry HoganLarry Hogan
25 May 1956, American
62nd Governor of Maryland

Darren McGavinDarren McGavin
07 May 1922, American
Actor

Clarence GilyardClarence Gilyard
24 December 1955, American
Actor

Tati WestbrookTati Westbrook
14 February 1982, American
Makeup Artist, YouTuber
Megalyn EchikunwokeMegalyn Echikunwoke
28 May 1983, American
Actress

Zach LaVineZach LaVine
10 March 1995, American
Basketball Player
Katie LedeckyKatie Ledecky
17 March 1997, American
Swimmer

Eddie HuangEddie Huang
01 March 1982, American
Author
Sean Patrick ThomasSean Patrick Thomas
17 December 1970, American
Actor
Kellie Shanygne WilliamsKellie Shanygne Williams
22 March 1976, American
Actress