20 Famous People You Had No Idea Were From South Carolina

When I say that South Carolina has it all, I really mean that South Carolina has it all. We are not just sweet tea, flip flops, beaches, mountains, and Charleston! As it turns out South Carolina is the birthplace of numerous famous people as well. And, when I say numerous…I mean that there are too many for even a weeks’ worth of articles so you will not find a complete list here. Just a warning.

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As I said, definitely not a complete list of famous people from South Carolina, but I bet I got one or two in there that you had no idea was from South Carolina! If I missed someone you wanted to see in particular or someone you think we may not know is from South Carolina, please comment in the comment section below.