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Famous People From Los Angeles

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List of famous people from Los Angeles, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Los Angeles, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Los Angeles you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Los Angeles, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

People include everything from Melissa Gilbert to Beverly Peele.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Los Angeles?" or "Which celebrities were born in Los Angeles?" then this list is a great resource for you.
  • Angelina Jolie

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Kristen Stewart

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Gwyneth Paltrow

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Rachel Bilson

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Kate Hudson

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Minka Kelly

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Tyra Banks

    Tyra Banks

    Age: 46

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Inglewood, California, United States of America

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  • Leonardo DiCaprio

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

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  • Christina Applegate

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Rashida Jones

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Kate Bosworth

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Odette Annable

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Khloé Kardashian

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Jodie Foster

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Ashley Judd

    BirthplaceGranada Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Jake Gyllenhaal

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Tori Spelling

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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  • Corey Feldman

    BirthplaceChatsworth, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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  • Mary-Kate Olsen

    BirthplaceSherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, USA

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  • Haley Joel Osment

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

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  • Gina Gershon

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

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  • Candice Bergen

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Beverly Hills, California, United States of America

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  • Adam Levine

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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