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 LordsMay 7, 1968AmericanTraci Elizabeth Lords is a well-known American actress and singer
Max GecowetsJuly 19, 1999AmericanMax Gecowets is an American actor, best known for playing ‘Trey Anderson’ in the 2016 Disney film, ‘Adventures in Babysitting.’
Kathleen BassettMarch 27, 1971AmericanKathleen Bassett is a famous philanthropist and former educator
Dolph ZigglerJuly 27, 1980AmericanDolph Ziggler is an American wrestler and an occasional actor
Nick HortonJuly 24, 1999AmericanNick Horton is an American Musical.ly star and social media personality
Danny GreeneNovember 14, 1933AmericanDanny Greene was an infamous Irish American gangster who rose to dominate the criminal underbelly of the city of Cleveland during the 1970s
Andy SchrockJanuary 10, 1984AmericanAndy Schrock is an American YouTube star
Hal HolbrookFebruary 17, 1925AmericanHal Rowe Holbrook Jr
Althea FlyntNovember 6, 1953AmericanAlthea Flynt was an American magazine publisher and wife of Larry Flynt
Bryce Maximus JamesJune 14, 2007AmericanBryce Maximus James is the son of basketball star LeBron James and his wife, Savannah Brinson
Bow Wow

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AmericanMarch 9, 1987113 views

Dean Martin

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AmericanJune 7, 1917165 views

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AmericanJanuary 17, 1997200 views

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AmericanJune 12, 1996243 views

Nick Horton

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AmericanJuly 24, 19991,033 views

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Roman Bernard Atwood is an American YouTube star, vlogger and social media personality

AmericanMay 28, 1983179 views

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AmericanJuly 9, 1996111 views


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AmericanDecember 29, 1998167 views

Melia McEnery

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