You May Be Surprised To Learn These 7 Famous People Are From Portland

Portland does not have an endless list of celebrities hailing from it, however, we do have some true greats. While we may lack in numbers compared to other big cities, we make up for in sheer creativity and overall impact. Here are the seven most famous people that once (and in some cases, still) called Oregon home.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you know of any other famous people from Portland?