Famous People From Minnesota - Celebrities Born In Minnesota

The ‘Land of 10,000 Lakes’ or Minnesota as it’s officially called, is a state in the Midwestern and northern regions of the United States of America. In terms of area, it is the twelfth largest state in the country, with Saint Paul as its capital and Minneapolis as its largest city. It is renowned for having the highest standard of living amongst the American states and for being the most educated and wealthiest state. With a rich heritage of early European settlers, the state is the apex of Scandinavian American and German American traditions. Many distinguished celebrities were born and raised in the state of Minnesota. From the iconic musician Prince, to the enthralling F. Scott Fitzgerald to the incredible Bob Dylan, numerous famous personalities were born in Minnesota. Hollywood has also seen some wonderful individuals who started their journey from this state such as the beautiful Jessica Biel, the hilarious Chris Pratt, the captivating Winona Ryder, the stylish Vince Vaughn and the legendary Judy Garland and so many more. Keep reading this list to know more eminent celebrities who are from Minnesota.

Chris Pratt, Bob Dylan, Jesse Ventura, Judy Garland & Winona Ryder are some of the celebrities who hail from Minnesota.

The Most Famous People From Minnesota

Pete HegsethJune 6, 1980AmericanPete Hegseth is a FOX News Channel contributor from America
Gavin ThomasOctober 29, 2010AmericanGavin Thomas is an American social media star
Ash HardellFebruary 4, 1992AmericanAsh Hardell is an American YouTuber who is notable for the comedic content, stop-motion animation videos
Katya Elise HenryJune 14, 1994AmericanCheck out all that you wanted to know about Katya Elise Henry, the famous model & Instagram star; her rise to stardom, personal life, trivia facts and lots more.
Judy GarlandJune 10, 1922AmericanJudy Garland is a renowned actress who shot to glory during the golden era of Hollywood, with movies like ‘The Wizard of Oz’ and ‘A StarIs Born’
Chad Wild ClayMarch 10, 1984AmericanChad Wild Clay is a YouTuber who posts a variety of videos
Winona RyderOctober 29, 1971AmericanWinona Ryder is an actress known for playing dark roles in films like ‘Bram Stoker’s Dracula’ and ‘Girl, Interrupted’
Jonah MaraisJune 16, 1998AmericanCheck out all that you wanted to know about Jonah Marais, the famous pop singer; his birthday, personal and family life, trivia facts and lots more.
Cheryl TiegsSeptember 25, 1947AmericanCheryl Tiegs is an American supermodel, actress, and fashion designer
Garrett HedlundSeptember 3, 1984AmericanGarrett Hedlund is an American actor, model, and singer
Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan is an American singer who is a major figure in the western pop music scenario

AmericanMay 24, 1941208 views

Justin Drew Blake

Check out all that you wanted to know about Justin Blake, the famous Musical.ly star & YouTube personality; his birthday, his family and personal life, his girlfriends, fun trivia facts and more.

Tim Kaine

Tim Kaine is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Virginia

AmericanFebruary 26, 1958122 views

George Roy Hill

George Roy Hill was a renowned American film director

AmericanDecember 20, 1921103 views

Melvin Calvin

Melvin Ellis Calvin was a Jewish-American biochemist who was awarded the ‘Nobel Prize’ in Chemistry in 1961

AmericanApril 8, 1911129 views


Prince Rogers Nelson was an American singer widely regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound

AmericanJune 7, 1958136 views

Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale is an American politician and lawyer who served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States, from 1977 to 1981.

AmericanJanuary 5, 1928121 views

Garrison Keillor

Garrison Keillor is an award-winning American writer and radio personality

AmericanAugust 7, 1942110 views

Jessica Biel

Jessica Biel is a popular actress of America

AmericanMarch 3, 1982289 views

William James Mayo

William James Mayo was a noted American physician and surgeon who was one of the founders of the Mayo Clinic

AmericanJune 29, 1861132 views