Famous People From Ohio - Celebrities Born In Ohio
With Columbus as its capital, Ohio is an eastern state of the United States of America which is situated in the Great Lakes Region. Having derived its name from the Ohio River, it is historically known as ‘The Buckeye State’ named after its buckeye trees. It is often described as ‘the heart of it all’ as it enjoys a great geographical location that has confirmed to be of immense value for economic growth and development. It is the 7th most populous state of the country, although it is just the 34th largest by area. Many famous pioneers like the inventor of the light bulb-Thomas Edison to the first man to step on the moon- Neil Armstrong, were all born in the state of Ohio. Various entertainers such as Halle Berry, Drew Carey, Sarah Jessica Parker, Nancy Cartwright and Katie Holmes are from Ohio. Ohio is famous for producing remarkable athletes such as LeBron James, Jack Nicklaus, and Cy Young as well. Even one of the most legendary and iconic movie directors of all time, Steven Spielberg was born in the state of Ohio. Presenting to you, a full-list of accomplishers who are from Ohio.
Dolph Ziggler, Russell Wilson, Stephen Curry, Ben Roethlisberger & Dean Ambrose are some of the celebrities who hail from Ohio.
The Most Famous People From Ohio
|Traci Lords||May 7, 1968||American||Traci Elizabeth Lords is a well-known American actress and singer|
|Kathleen Bassett||March 27, 1971||American||Kathleen Bassett is a famous philanthropist and former educator|
|Max Gecowets||July 19, 1999||American||Max Gecowets is an American actor, best known for playing ‘Trey Anderson’ in the 2016 Disney film, ‘Adventures in Babysitting.’|
|Dolph Ziggler||July 27, 1980||American||Dolph Ziggler is an American wrestler and an occasional actor|
|Danny Greene||November 14, 1933||American||Danny Greene was an infamous Irish American gangster who rose to dominate the criminal underbelly of the city of Cleveland during the 1970s|
|Nick Horton||July 24, 1999||American||Nick Horton is an American Musical.ly star and social media personality|
|Andy Schrock||January 10, 1984||American||Andy Schrock is an American YouTube star|
|Althea Flynt||November 6, 1953||American||Althea Flynt was an American magazine publisher and wife of Larry Flynt|
|Hal Holbrook||February 17, 1925||American||Hal Rowe Holbrook Jr|
|Christine Chubbuck||August 24, 1944||American||Christine Chubbuck was an American TV reporter, who committed suicide on live TV|