Famous People From Utah - Celebrities Born In Utah

Utah was declared the 45th state of the USA more than a hundred years ago. The state got its name years ago from the Ute tribe, who formerly inhabited this part of America. The Salt Lake, situated in this part of America is believed to be the largest saltwater lake in the whole of southern hemisphere. The state capital, Salt Lake City holds the record for being the largest city to host the Winter Olympic Games. The state has been famous for several other reasons as well. One of them is the bond several celebs share with Utah, their hometown. Astronaut Don Lind, actor James Woods, entrepreneur John Warnock and footballer Steve Young are a few distinguished personalities who have made the people of Utah proud. James Woods has acted in dozens of movies and television shows. He has bagged an Emmy and Golden Globe Awards. Woods has also been nominated for Academy Awards. Here are the names of other famous celebrities who are from Utah.

Chrissy Teigen, Gary Ridgway, Gary Coleman, Julianne Hough & Laci Green are some of the celebrities who hail from Utah.

The Most Famous People From Utah

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Gary RidgwayFebruary 18, 1949AmericanGary Leon Ridgway is a dreaded American serial killer
Jada FacerMarch 18, 2001AmericanJada Facer is an actress, singer, and social media influencer from America
Mike LookinlandDecember 19, 1960AmericanMike Lookinland is an American actor
Russell M. NelsonSeptember 9, 1924AmericanRussell M
Peyton EvansFebruary 17, 2009AmericanPeyton Evans is an American dancer
Kealia OhaiJanuary 31, 1992AmericanKealia Ohai is an American soccer player who captains the Houston Dash
Calvin MechamMay 23, 2015AmericanCalvin Mecham is the second-born child of the American YouTuber couple Ellie and Jared Mecham
Daxton McKnightJuly 23, 2008AmericanDaxton McKnight is the adopted child of the ‘YouTuber’ couple Mindy and Shaun McKnight
Gage ButlerApril 11, 2008AmericanGage Butler is the son of popular social media stars, Casey and Kayli Butler
Mindy McKnightJune 24, 1979AmericanMindy McKnight is a celebrated American YouTuber, known for her YouTube channel ‘Cute Girls Hairstyles’
Philo Farnsworth

Philo Farnsworth

Philo Farnsworth was an inventor who invented the fully functional all-electronic TV

AmericanAugust 19, 1906147 views

Justice Carradine

Justice Carradine is an American YouTube singer and Viner

AmericanDecember 19, 1999199 views

Bryan Dechart

Bryan Dechart is an American actor

AmericanMarch 17, 1987148 views

Jackson Mecham

Jackson Mecham is the son of the American "YouTuber" couple Ellie and Jared Mecham

AmericanJanuary 9, 2014156 views

Amanda Righetti

Amanda Elizabeth Righetti is an American actress and producer

AmericanApril 4, 1983187 views

Pyper America Smith

Pyper America Smith is an American model and musician

AmericanMarch 13, 1997130 views

Butch Cassidy

Butch Cassidy was an infamous American train and bank robber who terrorized the wild west of America in the late 19th century

AmericanApril 13, 1866131 views

Shanna Atwood

Shanna Atwood is the former wife of American YouTuber, comedian, and vlogger Roman Atwood

AmericanFebruary 21, 1983167 views

Peyton Evans

Peyton Evans is an American dancer

AmericanFebruary 17, 2009433 views

Aspen Rae Loeffler

Aspen Rae Loeffler is an Instagram model and social media influencer

AmericanJuly 13, 1999122 views