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

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

Cardi B is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Belcalis Almanzar (born October 11, 1992), known professionally as Cardi B, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and media personality. Born and raised in The Bronx, New York, she first ...more

Kerry Washington is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 42
Kerry Marisa Washington is an American actress. Since 2012, Washington has gained wide public recognition for starring in the ABC drama Scandal, a Shonda Rhimes series in which she plays Olivia ...more

Lauren Bacall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 90 (1924-2014)
Lauren Bacall was an American actress known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks. She was named the 20th greatest actress of the 20th century by the American Film Institute and received an ...more

Stacey Dash is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 52
Stacey Lauretta Dash is an American actress, known for starring in the 1995 feature film Clueless and the television spinoff of the same name. She has also appeared in films such as Moving, Mo' ...more

Tanya Roberts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 63
Victoria Leigh Blum, professionally known by the stage name Tanya Roberts, is an American actress known for her role as Julie Rogers on the fifth and final season of Charlie's Angels and as ...more

Billy Joel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 69
William Martin "Billy" Joel is an American pianist, singer-songwriter, and composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, Joel has become the sixth ...more

Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 96
Carl Reiner is an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, and singer. He is best known for his role in a comedy duo with Mel Brooks. He is also known for his role on Your ...more

Ellen Barkin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 64
Ellen Rona Barkin is an American actress, known for her roles in the films Buckaroo Banzai, The Big Easy, Sea of Love and Switch. She won an Emmy Award in 1997, for Before Women Had Wings and a ...more

Tony Curtis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 85 (1925-2010)
Tony Curtis was an American film actor whose career spanned six decades, but had his greatest popularity during the 1950s and early 1960s. He acted in more than 100 films in roles covering a ...more

Diahann Carroll is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 83
Diahann Carroll is an American television and stage actress and singer. She has had a long, successful career that has spanned nearly six decades. After appearing in some of the earliest major ...more

Vin Scully is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 91
Vincent Edward "Vin" Scully is an American sportscaster, best known as the play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team. He has been with the team since its days in ...more

Heather Hunter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 49
Heather Keisha Hunter is an American former film actress, who is now a rap artist, painter, and author.

Linda Lovelace is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 53 (1949-2002)
Linda Susan Boreman, more commonly referred to by her previous stage name Linda Lovelace, was an American pornographic actress famous for her performance in the 1972 hardcore porn film Deep ...more

Robert Klein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 77
Robert Klein is an American stand-up comedian, singer and actor.

Jerry Orbach is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 69 (1935-2004)
Jerome Bernard "Jerry" Orbach was an American actor and singer, described as "one of the last bona fide leading men of the Broadway musical and global celebrity on ...more

Phil Spector is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 79
Phillip Harvey Spector is an American record producer, songwriter, and the originator of the Wall of Sound production method. At the height of his career, Spector was a pioneer of the 1960s ...more

Vic Morrow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Died at 53 (1929-1982)
Victor "Vic" Morrow was an American actor whose credits include a starring role in the 1960s television series Combat!, prominent roles in a handful of other television and film ...more

Arthur Kane is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 55 (1949-2004)
Arthur Harold Kane Jr. was a musician best known as the bass guitarist for the pioneering glam rock band the New York Dolls. Kane was a founding member of the Dolls in 1971 and remained an ...more

John Gotti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 62 (1940-2002)
John Joseph Gotti, Jr. was an American mobster who became the boss of the Gambino crime family in New York City. Gotti and his brothers grew up in poverty and turned to a life of crime at an ...more

Ed Koch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 89 (1924-2013)
Edward Irving "Ed" Koch was an American lawyer, politician, political commentator, movie critic and reality television arbitrator. He served in the United States House of ...more

Melvin Glover is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 57
Melvin Glover, known as Melle Mel and Grandmaster Melle Mel, is an American hip-hop musician – one of the pioneers of rap as lead rapper and main songwriter for Grandmaster Flash and the Furious

Constance Ford is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 70 (1923-1993)
Constance Ford was an American actress and model. She is best known for her long-running role as Ada Hobson on the daytime soap opera Another World.

Chazz Palminteri is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 66
Chazz Palminteri is an American actor and writer, best known for his performances in The Usual Suspects, A Bronx Tale, and his Academy Award nominated role for Best Supporting Actor in Bullets ...more

Garry Marshall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
age 84
Garry Kent Marshall is an American actor, director, writer, and producer. His notable credits include creating Happy Days and its various spinoffs, developing Neil Simon's 1965 play The Odd ...more

Joey Bishop is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From The Bronx
Dec. at 89 (1918-2007)
Joey Bishop was an actor.