You Probably Didn’t Know These 13 Famous People Are From Wisconsin

Wisconsin is famous for many things (mostly cheese and football). But you may not know that there are many famous people from Wisconsin! The Badger State has many celebrities that were born or raised here. Read on to see who all is from our great state:


So keep being awesome, Wisconsin. Who knows – maybe you’ll make Vol. 2 of this list.

Did you know that there are so many famous people from Wisconsin? Did we forget any of your favorites? Share them in the comments!

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July 05, 2021

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