Flag of New Jersey

State flag of New Jersey

Flag-map of New Jersey

The following is a list of notable people from the U.S. state of New Jersey.

Revisions and sourced additions are welcome.

Notable people born or raised in New JerseyEdit

A – FEdit

Abbott and Costello 1950s

Bud Abbott and Lou Costello


Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin

Count Basie 1952

Count Basie


Judy Blume

Jon Bon Jovi at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival 3

Jon Bon Jovi

William Brennan color

William Brennan Jr.

Vanderlyn Burr

Aaron Burr

DC Bullett Photo

David Copperfield

Sandra Dee publicity

Sandra Dee

Danny DeVito cropped and edited for brightness

Danny DeVito

Michael Douglas César 2016 2

Michael Douglas

G – REdit

James Gandolfini in Kuwait City 2010 (cropped)

James Gandolfini

Ed Harris by Gage Skidmore

Ed Harris

Franco Harris - PA Democrat Party - Jan 22 2009

Franco Harris

Garret Augustus Hobart

Garret Hobart

Whitney Houston Welcome Heroes 7 cropped

Whitney Houston

Queen Latifah 3

Queen Latifah

Jerry Lewis - 1960s

Jerry Lewis


Ray Liotta

Decca Records Rick Nelson 1966

Ricky Nelson

Jack Nicholson 2002

Jack Nicholson

Shaquille O'Neal Buckley Air Base

Shaquille O'Neal


Joe Pesci

S – ZEdit

Frank Sinatra Billboard

Frank Sinatra

MiraSorvino face

Mira Sorvino

Bruce Springsteen - Roskilde Festival 2012

Bruce Springsteen

Martha Stewart 2011 Shankbone

Martha Stewart

Meryl Streep by Jack Mitchell

Meryl Streep

John Travolta Deauville 2013 2

John Travolta

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout (27) (5971760364)

Mike Trout

Born elsewhere, grew up in New JerseyEdit

James Comey official portrait

James Comey

Anne Hathaway at MIFF

Anne Hathaway


Carl Lewis

Michelle Rodriguez by Gage Skidmore 2

Michelle Rodriguez

Jon Stewart MFF 2016

Jon Stewart

Bruce Willis by Gage Skidmore

Bruce Willis

Born in New Jersey, grew up elsewhereEdit


Grover Cleveland

Kirsten Dunst Cannes 2016

Kirsten Dunst


Sterling Hayden

Derek Jeter 2007 in Baltimore

Derek Jeter

Antonin Scalia Official SCOTUS Portrait crop

Antonin Scalia

Kevin Spacey @ San Diego Comic-Con 2008 - b

Kevin Spacey

Born elsewhere, live in New JerseyEdit

Yogi Berra 2009 (cropped)

Yogi Berra

Thomas Edison2-crop

Thomas Edison

Albert Einstein Head

Albert Einstein

Thomas Woodrow Wilson, Harris & Ewing bw photo portrait, 1919

Woodrow Wilson

See also Edit


  1. ^ Who Was Who in America, Historical Volume, 1607–1896. Marquis Who's Who. 1967. 
  2. ^ Philip Carey at the Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ "Danny DeVito". Archived from the original on September 6, 2012. Retrieved June 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ "The Star Ledger". January 11, 2015. p. C1. 
  5. ^ The ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia. Fourth Addition. Sterling Publishing. 2006. ISBN 1-4027-4771-3. 
  6. ^ "John Harkes". Retrieved June 18, 2012. 
  7. ^ Nasar, Sylvia with Cowan, Alison Leigh (April 3, 1994). "A Wall St. Star's Agonizing Confession". Retrieved March 27, 2011. 
  8. ^ [1]
  9. ^ [2]
  10. ^ [3]
  11. ^ [4] Script error
  12. ^ DJ Whoo Kid[5] July 4, 2015. "New Jersey Producer Myles William Featured Producer on Lil Wayne's 'FWA'."
  13. ^ "These 7 Evil People From New Jersey Left A Dark Stain On History". 
  14. ^ "Akon's Recession-Proof Tune". Forbes. July 9, 2009. Archived from the original on September 18, 2012. 
  15. ^ "David Bruce Cassidy". Archived from the original on February 19, 2012. Retrieved June 18, 2012. 
  16. ^ Rhys Coiro at the Internet Movie Database
  17. ^ Donahue, Deirdre. "Leggy Linda Fiorentino says Gotcha! to some of the silver screen's cutest virgin hunks.", People, May 27, 1985. "Growing up in South Philly and later Turnersville, N.J. gave Linda a street-kid sensibility."
  18. ^ "Camille Grammer". Archived from the original on August 10, 2009. Retrieved April 1, 2011. 
  19. ^ Lomax, John Nova. "Gang of New Jersey: Ted Leo and the Pharmacists mingle rampant Europhilia with American Girl", The Village Voice, April 16, 2007. Accessed December 25, 2007. "Bloomfield, Leo's hometown, is just west of New York City and just north of Newark."
  20. ^ a b Bandler, Michael J. (December 20, 2007). "The Will to Win". 
  21. ^ Elizabeth Bogush at the Internet Movie Database
  22. ^ "The State of Jazz: Meet 40 More Jersey Greats", The Star-Ledger, September 28, 2003, backed up by the Internet Archive as of September 27, 2008. Accessed September 15, 2017. "George Benson -- A longtime resident of Englewood, Benson is a superb jazz guitarist who has found fame as a pop vocalist."

This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at List of people from New Jersey. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.