Famous People From Staten Island

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

People on this list include Rowena Cook and Kevin Phillips.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Staten Island?" or "Which celebrities were born in Staten Island?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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    • Birthplace: New Brighton, New York, USA
    Michael Paul "The Situation" Sorrentino, is an American television personality. He appeared on the MTV reality show Jersey Shore in all six seasons from December 2009 through its final episode in ...more
  • Sabu
    Age: 58
    Terry Michael Brunk (born December 12, 1964) is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Sabu. He currently wrestles on the independent circuit, most recently for Impact ...more
  • Joan Baez
    Age: 82
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    Joan Chandos Baez (; born January 9, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, musician and activist. Her contemporary folk music often includes songs of protest or social justice. Baez has performed ...more
  • Robert Loggia
    Dec. at 85 (1930-2015)
    • Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York
    Salvatore "Robert" Loggia (January 3, 1930 – December 4, 2015) was an American actor and director. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Jagged Edge (1985) and won the ...more
  • Mabel Normand
    Dec. at 37 (1892-1930)
    • Birthplace: New Brighton, New York City, New York, United States of America
    Mabel Ethelreid Normand (November 10, 1892 – February 23, 1930) was an American silent-film actress, screenwriter, director, and producer. She was a popular star and collaborator of Mack Sennett in ...more
  • Albert Jennings Fountain
    Dec. at 57 (1838-1896)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
    Colonel Albert Jennings Fountain (October 23, 1838 – disappeared February 1, 1896) was an attorney who served in the Texas Senate and the New Mexico House of Representatives. Following a purge of ...more