List of people from New York

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For a list of people from New York City, New York, see List of people from New York City.

The following is a list of prominent people who were born in the U.S. State of New York, lived in New York, or for whom New York is a significant part of their identity.

Public office[edit]

Presidents[edit]

Vice presidents[edit]

Other[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

Film/theater/dance/modeling[edit]

Comedians/humorists[edit]

Music[edit]

Rappers[edit]

Business[edit]

Art/literature/journalism/philosophy[edit]

Science/medicine[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg

Infamous New Yorkers[edit]

Lawyers and jurists[edit]

Religious leaders[edit]

Other[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Who Was Who in America, Historical Volume, 1607–1896. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who. 1963. 
  2. ^ "Legislators Past & Present - John J. dewey". Minnesota Legislative Reference Library. Retrieved 10 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Label overview: Jill Stuart". NY MAG. 2014. Retrieved 5 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Livnat, Arie (December 16, 2010). "No. 1 WNBA Draft pick Sue Bird headed to Ramle". Haaretz. Retrieved December 20, 2010.