Famous People From Missouri - Celebrities Born In Missouri - page 8

Missouri, a state in the Midwestern region of the United States, is situated along the river of the same name. The river Missouri holds the record for being the longest river in the whole of North America and perhaps this is why this state is popular all over the world, not just the USA. It is believed that there are more than 6000 located in this American state. However, the state has several other interesting facts associated with it, apart from its natural wonders. One such fact is that Missouri is home to several famous celebrities who share a special bond with the state. Former American president Harry S Truman, writer Mark Twain, actor Don Cheadle, musician & rapper Eminem as well as pop icon Akon are a few famous celebrities who hail from this American state. Mark Twain’s path-breaking literary works aren’t just a treat to book lovers, but they have also inspired many to pursue a full-fledged career in writing. In fact, each of these celebrities has contributed to the society in several ways. We have compiled a list consisting of names of several celebrities who hail from Missouri.

Evan Peters, Eminem, Matt Bomer, Yogi Berra & Akon are some of the celebrities who hail from Missouri.

The Most Famous People From Missouri

Melissa BrimSeptember 30, 1975AmericanMelissa Brim is the ex-girlfriend of former professional boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr
SZANovember 8, 1990AmericanSZA is an American singer-songwriter known for her debut studio album ‘Ctrl.’
Hitman HollaMarch 29, 1988AmericanHitman Holla (Gerald Fulton, Jr.) is an American battle rapper known for his unmatched punch lines and aggressive spirit
James FranciscusJanuary 31, 1934AmericanJames Grover Franciscus was an American actor
Kimora Lee SimmonsMay 4, 1975AmericanKimora Lee Simmons is a former American fashion model
Budd DwyerNovember 21, 1939AmericanBudd Dwyer was an American politician who served as the 30th Head of Treasury of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Dale CarnegieNovember 24, 1888AmericanDale Carnegie was an illustrious American writer, developer, and lecturer of well-known courses in self-improvement and public speaking
ZexyZekMarch 24, 1999AmericanJohn Morin aka ZexyZek is an American gaming YouTuber
Leon SpinksJuly 11, 1953AmericanLeon Spinks is an American former boxer who became the world heavyweight champion in 1978
Stan KroenkeJuly 29, 1947AmericanStan Kroenke is an American tycoon who owns Kroenke Sports & Entertainment
Kate Chopin

Kate Chopin

Kate Chopin was an American writer

John Goodman

John Goodman is an acclaimed and award winning American film and television actor

AmericanJune 20, 1952167 views

Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was an African-American poet who made significant contributions to the Harlem Renaissance

Harry S. Truman

Harry S

AmericanMay 8, 1884146 views

Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers was an award-winning American dancer, singer and actress

AmericanJuly 16, 1911195 views

George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver was an American scientist and inventor

AmericanJanuary 1, 1864180 views

Misty Copeland

Misty Copeland is an American ballet dancer

AmericanSeptember 10, 1982192 views


Akon is a Senegalese-American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor and a businessman

AmericanApril 16, 1973217 views

Lucas Grabeel

Lucas Grabeel is an American actor, singer, songwriter, producer, and director

AmericanNovember 23, 1984141 views

Kate Spade

Kate Spade was an American fashion designer, businesswoman and the former co-owner of the designer brand, 'Kate Spade New York'

AmericanDecember 24, 1962159 views