Famous People From South Carolina - Celebrities Born In South Carolina - page 3

Positioned in the southeast region of the United States of America is the state of South Carolina or simply SC. The state covers a distance of 32,007 square miles, making it the 40th biggest state in the United States. With Columbia as its capital and Greenville as its largest city, South Carolina comprises of 46 counties in total. South Carolina is often referred to as ‘The Palmetto State’ with regard to its state tree (the sabal palmetto). Several distinguished personalities who have excelled in various fields such as acting, politics, academics and sports have been born and raised in South Carolina. Former Disney actress Coco Jones, Hollywood Teen TV Award winner Sterling Knight, the hilarious comedian Aziz Ansari and the bold actor Viola Davis, were all born in the state of South Carolina. Athletes such as WWE ‘giant’ Big Show, basketball player Kevin Garnett and football player A J Green are also from the state. Believe it or not, even the former United States president Andrew Jackson was born in the state of South Carolina. Presenting to you, a complete list of celebrities who are from South Carolina.

Viola Davis, Young Jeezy, Aziz Ansari, Trey Gowdy & Thomas Gibson are some of the celebrities who hail from South Carolina.

The Most Famous People From South Carolina

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Young JeezySeptember 28, 1977AmericanYoung Jeezy is an American rap artist
Anayah RiceOctober 1, 2001AmericanAnayah Rice is an American social-media star, dancer and school-level basketball player
Brizzy VoicesSeptember 13, 1991AmericanBrizzy Voices is a YouTuber who does funny impressions of animation characters
Alyssa ArceFebruary 27, 1992AmericanAlyssa Arce is a famous American model
Coy StewartJune 24, 1998AmericanCoy Stewart is an American actor
Strom ThurmondDecember 5, 1902AmericanStrom Thurmond was an American politician, who represented the state of South Carolina in the United States senate for 48 years.
Viola DavisAugust 11, 1965AmericanViola Davis is a renowned American actress as well as producer
Chadwick BosemanNovember 29, 1976AmericanChadwick Boseman is an American actor best known for his role in the flick ’42.’
Trey GowdyAugust 22, 1964AmericanHarold Watson "Trey" Gowdy III is an American attorney and politician
Ainsley EarhardtSeptember 20, 1976AmericanAinsley Earhardt is a popular American television personality
Trey Gowdy

Trey Gowdy

Harold Watson "Trey" Gowdy III is an American attorney and politician

AmericanAugust 22, 1964258 views

Alyssa Arce

Alyssa Arce is a famous American model

AmericanFebruary 27, 1992450 views

Dizzy Gillespie

Dizzy Gillespie was one of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all times

AmericanOctober 21, 1917176 views

Viola Davis

Viola Davis is a renowned American actress as well as producer

AmericanAugust 11, 1965300 views

Chris Rock

Chris Rock is an American standup comedian, actor, director, producer, singer, and writer

Andie MacDowell

Rosalie Anderson MacDowell, who is popularly known as Andie MacDowell, is an American model and actress

AmericanApril 21, 1958170 views

Strom Thurmond

Strom Thurmond was an American politician, who represented the state of South Carolina in the United States senate for 48 years.

Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman is an American actor best known for his role in the flick ’42.’

AmericanNovember 29, 1976292 views

Ainsley Earhardt

Ainsley Earhardt is a popular American television personality

AmericanSeptember 20, 1976237 views

Monique Coleman

Monique Coleman is an American actress, singer, dancer and entrepreneur

AmericanNovember 13, 1980138 views