Here Are 20 Awesome Famous People You Might Not Know Are From West Virginia

West Virginia is a pretty small state, but we do have some really amazing people born here! Here are twenty famous men and women that you maybe didn’t know came from our mountain state:

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:

I had no idea that so many famous people were from West Virginia, and there are many more! I love that our state can be associated with such amazing actors, actresses, singers, and awesome couches!

Who is your favorite famous West Virginian? Comment below!