You May Be Surprised To Learn These 12 Famous People Are From Oregon
When we think of Hollywood celebrities we tend to think they’re from, well, Hollywood, or maybe New York. While Oregon is not typically the first place we think of when it comes to famous personalities, we’re home to quite a few high profile stars. This is just a small selection of famous Oregonians, but it might still surprise you.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate
These are obviously not all the famous folks who call Oregon their home state. There are a number of actors who star on shows on the smaller screen, too, as well as plenty of athletes, authors, and politicians. Who are your favorite famous Oregonians? Tell us in the comments below!
Oregon In Your Inbox
Thank you! You will receive your first email soon.
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.
Thank you! You'll receive your first newsletter soon!