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.
Jimi HendrixJimi Hendrix
(Singer & Musician)

27 November 1942

American

Dave BautistaDave Bautista
(Wrestler, Actor)

18 January 1969

American

Jeffrey Dean MorganJeffrey Dean Morgan
(Actor)

22 April 1966

American

Craig T. NelsonCraig T. Nelson
(Actor)

04 April 1944

American

Alyson HanniganAlyson Hannigan
(Actress)

24 March 1974

American

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

06 December 1958

American

John F. Kennedy Jr.John F. Kennedy Jr.
(Son of John F. Kennedy)

25 November 1960

American

Jon Bernthal Jon Bernthal
(Actor)

20 September 1976

American

Madelaine PetschMadelaine Petsch
(Actress)

18 August 1994

American

Daniel BryanDaniel Bryan
(Professional Wrestler)

22 May 1981

American

Blac ChynaBlac Chyna
(Model)

11 May 1988

American

MacklemoreMacklemore
(Rapper)

19 June 1983

American

Jonathan BanksJonathan Banks
(Actor)

31 January 1947

American

Bridgit MendlerBridgit Mendler
(Actress, Singer-songwriter)

18 December 1992

American

Al GoreAl Gore
(Politician)

31 March 1948

American

Jim CaviezelJim Caviezel
(Actor)

26 September 1968

American

Regina HallRegina Hall
(Actress)

12 December 1970

American

Samira WileySamira Wiley
(Actress)

15 April 1987

American

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
(Environment Activist & Attorney)

17 January 1954

American

Erika ChristensenErika Christensen
(Actress)

19 August 1982

American

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

21 March 1945

American

Hope SoloHope Solo
(Football Player)

30 July 1981

American

Sheryl SandbergSheryl Sandberg
(COO of Facebook)

28 August 1969

American

Jean SmartJean Smart
(Actress)

13 September 1951

American

Zak BagansZak Bagans
(Television Personality)

05 April 1977

American

Isabelle FuhrmanIsabelle Fuhrman
(Actress)

25 February 1997

American

Andrew LuckAndrew Luck
(American Football Player)

12 September 1989

American

MýaMýa
(Songwriter)

10 October 1979

American

Sydney SweeneySydney Sweeney
(Actress)

12 September 1997

American

Gabe NewellGabe Newell
(Entrepreneur)

03 November 1962

American

Elinor DonahueElinor Donahue
(Actress)

19 April 1937

American

Karan BrarKaran Brar
(Actor)

18 January 1999

American

Miesha TateMiesha Tate
(Mixed Martial Arts Pundit)

18 August 1986

American

Zach LaVineZach LaVine
(Basketball Player)

10 March 1995

American

Connie ChungConnie Chung
(Journalist)

20 August 1946

American

Stephen SharerStephen Sharer
(YouTuber)

01 March 1998

American

Bianca KajlichBianca Kajlich
(Actress)

26 March 1977

American

Katie LedeckyKatie Ledecky
(Swimmer)

17 March 1997

American

Rosanna PansinoRosanna Pansino
(YouTuber)

08 June 1985

American

Ross MathewsRoss Mathews
(TV Host)

24 September 1979

American

Jon Brower MinnochJon Brower Minnoch
(Heaviest Man)

29 September 1941

American

Johnny GillJohnny Gill
(Singer-songwriter)

22 May 1966

American

Larry HoganLarry Hogan
(62nd Governor of Maryland)

25 May 1956

American

Sophia HutchinsSophia Hutchins
(Caitlyn Jenner’s Girlfriend)

American

John Philip SousaJohn Philip Sousa
(Conductor, Composer)

06 November 1854

American

Camille CosbyCamille Cosby
(Television Producer)

20 March 1944

American

Laz AlonsoLaz Alonso
(Actor)

25 March 1974

American

Rick YuneRick Yune
(Actor)

22 August 1971

American

Ben MankiewiczBen Mankiewicz
(Journalist, Film Critic)

25 March 1967

American

Molly PansinoMolly Pansino
(Instagram Star)

12 August 1987

American

Ryan LewisRyan Lewis
(Hip-hop Artist & DJ)

25 March 1988

American

Rostam BatmanglijRostam Batmanglij
(Musician)

28 November 1983

American

Max CasellaMax Casella
(Actor)

06 June 1967

American

Chico BeanChico Bean
(Stand-up Comedian)

20 February 1987

American

Andrew FastowAndrew Fastow
(Former CFO of Enron)

22 December 1961

American

Michael SwangoMichael Swango
(Serial Killer)

21 October 1954

American

OnisionOnision
(YouTuber, Comedian, Singer)

11 November 1985

American

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

13 September 1985

American

Jennifer Katharine GatesJennifer Katharine Gates
(Daughter of Bill Gates)

26 April 1996

American

Kimba WoodKimba Wood
(Judge)

21 January 1944

American

Amber LancasterAmber Lancaster
(Actress, Model)

19 September 1980

American

Rory John GatesRory John Gates
(Son of Bill Gates)

23 May 1999

American

Tara BabcockTara Babcock
(YouTuber, Model, Gamer)

10 November 1989

American

Nick RobinsonNick Robinson
(Actor)

22 March 1995

American

Daniel SeaveyDaniel Seavey
(Pop Singer)

02 April 1999

American

Josh KennedyJosh Kennedy
(Filmmaker)

21 April 1998

American

Matty MullinsMatty Mullins
(Musician)

03 July 1988

American

Carson LuedersCarson Lueders
(YouTuber, Singer, Dancer)

26 July 2001

American

Isaiah ThomasIsaiah Thomas
(Basketball Player)

07 February 1989

American

Sarai JonesSarai Jones
(YouTube)

09 December 1997

American

WaleWale
(Rapper)

21 September 1984

American

Doreen GentzlerDoreen Gentzler
(News Anchor)

24 September 1957

American

Ricky HorrorRicky Horror
(Musician)

01 September 1988

American

Kaisa KeranenKaisa Keranen
(Fitness Trainer)

29 January 1986

American

Jeff SeidJeff Seid
(Bodybuilder, Fitness Model)

12 June 1994

American

Marcel CunninghamMarcel Cunningham
(YouTuber, Gamer)

08 May 1990

American

Josina AndersonJosina Anderson
(Journalist)

15 August 1978

American

Adam DahlbergAdam Dahlberg
(YouTuber, Gamer)

17 January 1992

American

Jackie ChristieJackie Christie
(Reality TV Star, Fashion Designer)

07 July 1969

American

Nathan TriskaNathan Triska
(Musical.ly Star, Viner, YouTuber)

11 June 1999

American

Phoebe Adele GatesPhoebe Adele Gates
(Daughter of Bill Gates)

14 September 2002

American