Famous People From Illinois - Celebrities Born In Illinois - page 26

Illinois has always been famous for being one of the most progressive states in the whole of America. Known for its abundance in natural resources, agriculture and small scale industries, Illinois has been a favorite among American citizens and immigrants alike. Many eminent personalities, who are popular globally, are born in the state of Illinois. Former American presidents Abraham Lincoln and Barack Obama are natives of Illinois. Several chapters have been written in history books about the glorious life of Abraham Lincoln. His journey from a humble environment to the White House has not just inspired millions of people around the world, but also has been the subject of a biopic. Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, has been praised for being a great orator and initiatives such as ‘ObamaCare’. Acclaimed rapper and singer Kanye West as well as singer R. Kelly, are a few other famous people who belong to this American state. Several chapters have been written about the legendary Abraham Lincoln’s life. Here are other famous celebrities who hail from the state of Illinois.

Hillary Clinton, Ronald Reagan, CM Punk, Harrison Ford & Walt Disney are some of the celebrities who hail from Illinois.

The Most Famous People From Illinois

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Jessy SchramJanuary 15, 1986AmericanJessy Schram is an American actress best known for her role in the series ‘Falling Skies.’
Kaylyn SlevinDecember 28, 2000AmericanKaylyn Slevin is an American actress, dancer, model, and social media influencer
Mr. TMay 21, 1952AmericanMr
Rosa BlasiDecember 19, 1972AmericanRosa Blasi is an American actress
Wyatt OleffJuly 13, 2003AmericanWyatt Oleff is an upcoming American actor
Ethan CutkoskyAugust 19, 1999AmericanCheck out all that you wanted to know about Ethan Cutkosky, the famous American child actor; his birthday, his family and personal life, fun trivia facts and more.
Toni RomitiMarch 24, 1995AmericanToni Romiti is an American singer known for her single ‘Nothin on Me’
Corinna KopfDecember 1, 1995AmericanCorinna Kopf is an American Instagram model and vlogger
Ben SavageSeptember 13, 1980AmericanBen Savage is an American actor, who has acted in several films, television serials, and plays
Danny GonzalezJune 12, 1994AmericanDanny Gonzalez is an American YouTube sensation known for his skits
Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy is an American rapper best known for his single ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’

AmericanJuly 28, 1990196 views

Keke Palmer

Lauren Keyana Palmer, better known as 'Keke', is an American actress, singer and television personality

AmericanAugust 26, 1993359 views

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway was a Nobel Prize-winning American writer

AmericanJuly 21, 1899231 views

Aaron Swartz

Aaron Swartz was an American computer programmer and entrepreneur

Edward Weston

Edward Weston was an influential American photographer

AmericanMarch 24, 1886130 views

Patrick Stump

Patrick Vaughn Stump is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, music critic and actor

AmericanApril 27, 1984141 views

Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein, was an American poet, singer-songwriter, children’s author, cartoonist and a screenwriter

AmericanSeptember 25, 1930157 views

Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes is an American screenwriter, author, and television producer

AmericanJanuary 13, 1970281 views

Peter Wentz

Pete Wentz is a famous American Musician, lyricist, bass player and author

AmericanJune 5, 1979149 views

Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder is the leading vocalist and guitarist of the alternate rock band, Pearl Jam

AmericanDecember 23, 1964361 views