Famous Carolinians...

Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Executive

As we head into Superbowl weekend....the stir of celebrities and sports figures is on everyone's mind. This weekend you will see stars such as Aaron Rodgers & Ben Roethlisberger fight for victory....and performers such as The Black Eyed Peas & Christina Aguilera will get to rock the stadium with their music.

So...I got to thinking as I had stars in my eyes who may be famous from the great states of North Carolina and South Carolina?? I did some digging and here are some celebrities who call Carolina HOME!!

North Carolina Celebrities:

  • Chris Daugherty: Roanoke Rapids, NC
  • Elizabeth Dole: Salisbury, NC
  • Ava Gardner: Brogden, NC
  • Andy Griffith: Mount Airy, NC
  • Michael C Hall: Raleigh, NC
  • Randy Travis: Marshville, NC
  • President Andrew Jackson: Waxhaw, NC
  • President James K Polk: Charlotte, NC
  • Kellie Pickler: Albemarle, NC
  • Julianne Moore: Fayetteville, NC
  • Clay Aiken: Raleigh, NC
  • Nicholas Sparks: New Bern, NC

South Carolina Celebrities:

  • Chubby Checker: Spring Gully, SC
  • Leeza Gibbons: USC Graduate and SC Native
  • Shoeless Joe Jackson: Brandon Mills, SC
  • Edwin McCain: Greenville, SC
  • Darius Rucker: Charleston, SC
  • Vanna White: North Myrtle Beach, SC
  • James Brown: Barnwell, SC
  • Jesse Jackson: Greenville, SC
  • Tyler Florence: Greenville, SC

So now that you have some trivia on famous Carolinians....go enjoy your Superbowl Weekend!!

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With Jen You Win

Keller Williams Realty



Comments (2)

Lynn Marshall

I love it! Whoooooo Knewwwww! Excellent Blog!!!!!

Feb 04, 2011 09:31 AM
Jen Wetzel
RE/MAX Executive - Fort Mill, SC
NC/SC Realtor-With Jen, You Win!

Thanks Lynn....Who knew that these people call Carolina home??

Feb 04, 2011 11:33 AM