Famous People From New Jersey - Celebrities Born In New Jersey - page 2

Located on the east coast of the USA, New Jersey is considered one of the most populated states in the whole of North America. Apart from these celebrities, there are many more famous faces who hail from New Jersey. It is also widely believed that it is one of the wealthiest states in the USA, perhaps why people move to this part of America in large numbers every year. Not many know that New Jersey has great historic significance. During recent times, many residents of New Jersey have hogged the limelight for their achievements. Musicians Bon Jovi, Whitney Houston and Paul Simon, Hollywood star Bruce Willis as well as American politician Cory Booker are a few distinguished personalities from New Jersey. Bon Jovi’s evergreen classics like ‘Livin’ On A Prayer’ and ‘You Give Love A Bad Name’ are favorites among even today’s teens. Bruce Willis’ performances in flicks like ‘Die Hard’, ‘Sixth Sense’ and ‘Pulp Ficion’ catapulted him to the status of a bankable star. The place has witnessed many episodes of the American civil war and several other conflicts. Scroll down to see their names, we bet you didn’t know these people belonged to or were born in this American state.

Fetty Wap, Frank Sinatra, Kirsten Dunst, Taissa Farmiga & Lauren Cohan are some of the celebrities who hail from New Jersey.

The Most Famous People From New Jersey

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Susan Mikula1958AmericanSusan Mikula is an American artist and photographer
Nick MaraNovember 8, 1997AmericanNick Mara is an American singer and dancer associated with the band PRETTYMUCH
Connie FrancisDecember 12, 1938AmericanConnie Francis is an American pop singer who ruled the charts in late 1950s and early 1960s
Martha MacCallumJanuary 31, 1964AmericanMartha MacCallum is a well-known news anchor who works for Fox News
Dorothea HurleySeptember 29, 1962AmericanDorothea Hurley is an American karate instructor married to Jon Bon Jovi
Stephanie RuhleDecember 24, 1975AmericanStephanie Leigh Ruhle is an American journalist, writer, politics and business correspondent, and news anchor
Frank IeroOctober 31, 1981AmericanFrank Iero is an acclaimed American musician
Jason GenaoJuly 3, 1996AmericanJason Genao is an American actor best known for his role in the show “On My Block”
Christopher VelezDecember 23, 1995AmericanChristopher Velez is an American-Ecuadorian singer, currently a member of the music group ‘CNCO.’ Let's have a look at his family, personal life, career, birthday, etc.
Mickey DeansSeptember 24, 1934AmericanMickey Deans was an American musician, singer, and producer
Elizabeth Gillies

Elizabeth Gillies

Check out all that you wanted to know about Elizabeth Gillies, the famous American actress & singer; her birthday, her family and personal life, her relationships, fun trivia facts and more.

AmericanJuly 26, 1993102 views

Ashley Tisdale

Ashley Tisdale is an American actor who is best known for her performance in the ‘High School Musical’ franchise

AmericanJuly 2, 1985147 views

Roy Scheider

Roy Scheider was an American actor known for films like, ‘The French Connection’, ‘Jaws’, ‘Jaws 2’ and ‘Marathon Man’

AmericanNovember 10, 1932182 views

Andrea Dworkin

Andrea Dworkin was an American feminist writer, best known for her blunt criticism and campaign against pornography

Vera Farmiga

Vera Farmiga is a Ukrainian-American actress and producer

AmericanAugust 6, 1973240 views

Nicholas Murray Butler

Nicholas Murray Butler was an American philosopher, diplomat, educator and a global peace activist

AmericanApril 2, 186297 views

Peter Dinklage

Peter Hayden Dinklage is an American actor known for his work in films as well as television

AmericanJune 11, 196989 views

Norman Mailer

Norman Mailer was an American novelist, journalist and screen writer

AmericanJanuary 31, 1923122 views

Alice Paul

Alice Paul was a women’s rights activist and a key figure of the 20th century women’s suffrage movement

AmericanJanuary 11, 1885163 views

Mira Sorvino

Mira Katherine Sorvino is a renowned American actress and producer

AmericanSeptember 28, 1967108 views