Are there any famous people or celebrities in Newyork ?

I was just wondering..like are there any singers,or actors,or what ?

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  • Anonymous
    6 years ago
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    Here are some famous people that lived in New York (and their job(s)):

    -George Abbott (producer)

    -Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (basketball player)

    -George Abernethy (first governor of Oregon)

    -Bella Abzug (women rights leader; politician)

    -Cornelius Rea Agnew (physician; surgeon)

    -Eliza Agnew (missionary)

    -Christina Aguilera (singer)

    -Danny Aiello (actor)

    -Marv Albert (television/radio sportscaster)

    -Ira Aldridge (actor)

    -William Alexander (major general revolutionary war)

    -Woody Allen (actor; director)

    -Alexander Anderson (illustrator)

    -Michael Anderson (Columbia astronaut)

    -Carmelo Anthony (basketball player)

    -Diane Arbus (photographer)

    -Kenneth Arrow (economist)

    -Red Auerbach (basketball coach)

    -Hank Azaria (actor)

    -George Babcock (inventor)

    -William Bliss Baker (artist)

    -Lucille Ball (actress; comedian)

    -Anne Bancroft (actress)

    -John Barry (songwriter; singer)

    -Harry Belafonte (actor; singer)

    -Pat Benatar (singer)

    -Moe Berg (baseball player)

    -Bonnie Blair (Olympic gold medalist)

    -Yasmine Bleeth (actress)

    -Humphrey Bogart (actor)

    -Margaret Bourke-White (photographer)

    -Clara Bow (actress)

    -Riddick Bowe (boxer)

    -Barbara Boxer (politician)

    -James Walter Braddock (boxer)

    -Matthew Broderick (actor)

    -Mel Brooks (actor; director; producer)

    -William F. Buckley (Jr. author; commentator)

    -Steve Buscemi (actor)

    -James Caan (actor)

    -James Cagney (actor)

    -Maria Callas (opera singer)

    -Al Capone (gangster)

    -Benjamin N. Cardozo (jurist)

    -Marian Carey (singer)

    -George Carlin (comedian)

    -Art Carney (actor)

    -Willis Haviland Carrier (inventor)

    -John Cassavetes (actor; screenwriter; director)

    -Jeff Chandler (actor)

    -Frank Chanfrau (actor)

    -Paddy Chayefsky (playwright; screenwriter)

    -Julie Chen (news anchor; television host)

    -Shirley Chisholm politician)

    -Dick Clark (television personality)

    -Schuyler Colfax (US vice president)

    -Sean Combs (actor; rapper)

    -Anderson Cooper (television journalist)

    -Peter Cooper (inventor; industrialist)

    -Aaron Copland (composer)

    -Bob Costas (television sportscaster)

    -Ann Coulter (author; political commentator)

    -Bob Cousy (basketball player)

    -Jim Creighton (baseball player)

    -Fanny Crosby (hymn writer)

    -Tom Cruise (actor)

    -George Cukor (film director)

    -Mario Cuomo (politician)

    -Tony Curtis (actor)

    -Claire Danes (actress)

    -Bobby Darin (singer; actor)

    -Marion Davies (actress)

    -Sammy Davis Jr. (singer; dancer; musician)

    -Rosario Dawson (actress; singer)

    -Al D'Amato (politician)

    -Agnes de Mille (choreographer)

    -Robert De Niro (actor)

    -Samuel Delany (author)

    -Don DeLillo (author)

    -Jerry Denny (baseball player)

    -Neil Diamond (singer; songwriter)

    -Vin Diesel (actor)

    -Richard Dreyfuss (actor)

    -George Eastman (inventor)

    -Gertrude Ederle (first woman to swim English channel)

    -Gertrude Belle Elion (inventor)

    -Douglas Fairbanks Jr. (actor)

    -Morton Feldman (composer)

    -Richard Feynman (physicist)

    -Harvey Fierstein (actor)

    -Millard Fillmore (US president)

    -Hamilton Fish (politician)

    -Jane Fonda (actress; activist)

    -Peter Fonda (actor)

    -Malcolm Forbes (publisher)

    -Davy Force (baseball player)

    -Anthony Franciosa (actor)

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