Celebrities born or citizens of North Carolina, my hometown.
“ Born in Garner, NC. ” - dongding8087
Michael Jeffrey Jordan was born in Brookyln, New York on February 17, 1963. He was the fourth of five children born to James and Deloris. James Jordan was a mechanic and Deloris Jordan
was a bank teller. Soon after Michael's birth, James and Deloris felt that the streets of Brooklyn were unsafe to raise a family, so they moved the family to Wilmington, North Carolina...
“ Born in Brooklyn, NY. Played for the NC Bobcats, went to college at the University of Chapel Hill in NC, and was a member of the Tar Heels. ” - dongding8087
Brinkley hosted This Week with David Brinkley from 1982 until his retirement in 1997. In 1992, he won a Peabody Award for his report on the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. As a news analyst, Brinkley was known for his terse, biting comments and his dry wit.
“ Born in Wilmington, NC. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in Charlotte, NC. ” - dongding8087
Nicholas Sparks was born on December 31, 1965 in Omaha, Nebraska. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1988 and is one of the more critically-acclaimed authors of the past 5 years. He is the author of 5 best-selling books, including "The Notebook" and "The Rescue". Four of his books, Message in a Bottle
“ Born in Omaha, Nebraska. Has been living in New Bern, NC since 1989. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in Pollocksville, NC. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in La Grange, NC. ” - dongding8087
In retrospect, he was considered an actor's actor to be sure. Renowned theater performer George Grizzard would make his biggest impact under the Tony-winning Broadway lights in a career spanning over five decades. Born an only child on April 1, 1928, in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, George Cooper Grizzard...
“ Born in Roanoake Rapids, NC. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in Mount Airy, NC. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in Fayetteville, NC. ” - dongding8087
“ Born in Cameron, NC. ” - dongding8087