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List of famous people from Michigan, 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 Michigan, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Michigan 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 Michigan, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

Examples include Scott Brayton and Eric McKitrick.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Michigan?" or "Which celebrities were born in Michigan?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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Christie Brinkley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 65
Christie Brinkley is an American model and actress. Brinkley gained worldwide fame beginning in the late 1970s with three consecutive Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers through 1981. She ...more
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Taylor Lautner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 23
Taylor Daniel Lautner is an American actor, model and martial artist. Lautner is best known for playing Jacob Black in The Twilight Saga film series based on the novels of the same name by ...more
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Steven Seagal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 63
Steven Frederic Seagal is an American actor, film producer, screenwriter, film director, martial artist, musician, reserve deputy sheriff and entrepreneur. A 7th-dan black belt in Aikido, Seagal ...more
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Elizabeth Berkley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 43
Elizabeth Berkley Lauren is an American television, film and theatre actress. Berkley's most notable roles were in the television series Saved by the Bell, as the brainy Jessie Spano, and the ...more
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Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 64
Michael Francis Moore is an American documentary filmmaker, screenwriter, author, journalist, actor, and liberal political activist. He is the director and producer of Fahrenheit 9/11, a ...more
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Dita Von Teese is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 46
Dita Von Teese is an American burlesque dancer, model, costume designer, entrepreneur and occasional actress. She is thought by some to have helped re-popularize burlesque performance and was ...more
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Tom Selleck is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 74
Thomas William "Tom" Selleck is an American actor and film producer. He is best known for his starring role as the private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, ...more
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Jana Kramer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 35
Jana Rae Kramer is an American actress and country music singer. She is best known for her role as Alex Dupre on the television series One Tree Hill. Kramer began a country music career in 2012 ...more
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Diana Ross is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Michigan
Dec. at 90 (1910-2000)
Diana Patience Beverly Ross, relative of Robert Ross, was an English children's author and occasional and longtime resident of Shaw, near Melksham, in Wiltshire. A graduate of the Central School ...more
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Sandra Bernhard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 63
Sandra Bernhard is an American comedian, singer, actress and author. She first gained attention in the late 1970s with her stand-up comedy in which she often bitterly critiques celebrity culture ...more
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Larry Page is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 45
Larry Page was Google's founding CEO and grew the company to more than 200 employees and profitability before moving into his role as president of products in April 2001. He continues to share ...more
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Sherilyn Fenn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 54
Sherilyn Fenn is an American actress. She came to international attention for her performance as Audrey Horne on the 1990 cult TV series Twin Peaks for which she was nominated for both a Golden ...more
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Anthony Kiedis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 56
Anthony Joseph Kiedis is an American musician, best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the band Red Hot Chili Peppers with whom he has fronted since their inception in 1983. Kiedis is a ...more
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Jerry Bruckheimer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 75
Jerry Bruckheimer is a film and television producer.
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Selma Blair is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 43
Selma Blair is an American film, television and theater actress. Since Blair made her professional acting debut in 1995, she has starred in a variety of film genres, including several commercial ...more
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Dean Cain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 49
Dean George Cain is an American actor. He is most widely known for his role as Superman in the popular American television series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.
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Rob Van Dam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 48
Robert "Rob" Alex Szatkowski, better known by his ring name Rob Van Dam, is an American professional wrestler and occasional actor. Van Dam is best known for his appearances with ...more
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Gilda Radner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Michigan
Dec. at 43 (1946-1989)
Gilda Susan Radner was an American comedian and actress. She was best remembered as an original cast member of the hit NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Award ...more
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Marlo Thomas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 81
Margaret Julia "Marlo" Thomas is an American actress, producer, and social activist known for starring on the sitcom That Girl and her award-winning feminist children's franchise, Free ...more
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Donyale Luna is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Michigan
Dec. at 34 (1945-1979)
Donyale Luna was an American model and actress. In 1966, Luna became the first black model to appear on the cover of Vogue. She also appeared in several underground films by Andy Warhol, and had ...more
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Naima Mora is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 34
Naima Mora is an American fashion model and the winner of Cycle 4 of America's Next Top Model.
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Sharon Case is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 48
Sharon Case is an American actress and former model. At the age of 17, Case began working as a model, relocating briefly to Japan, before pursuing an acting career. She is best known for her ...more
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Dick Enberg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Michigan
age 84
Richard Alan "Dick" Enberg is an American sportscaster. Since 2009 he has provided play-by-play for telecasts of San Diego Padres baseball on Fox Sports San Diego, following a long ...more
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Aileen Wuornos is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Michigan
Dec. at 46 (1956-2002)
Aileen Carol Wuornos was an American
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Charles Lindbergh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Michigan
Dec. at 72 (1902-1974)
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, nicknamed Slim, Lucky Lindy, and The Lone Eagle, was an American aviator, author, inventor, military officer, explorer, and social activist. As a 25-year-old U.S. Air ...more