You May Be Shocked To Learn These 12 Celebrities Are From Iowa

We all know that Iowa is no Hollywood, but a surprisingly large number of celebrities have come from the humble Midwest state. This list of high-profile celebrities from Iowa will shock you, and make you think again when you hear ‘there are no famous people from Iowa.’

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Next time someone tries to tell you that there are no famous people from Iowa, just show them this list. Are there any more celebrities from Iowa that you can think of? Share them in the comments below!