New York

New York Famous Natives

A

  • Aaliyah singer
  • George Abbott producer
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar basketball player
  • Neil Abercrombie politician
  • George Abernethy first governor of Oregon
  • Bella Abzug women's rights leader, politician
  • Cornelius Rea Agnew physician, surgeon
  • Eliza Agnew missionary
  • Christina Aguilera singer
  • Danny Aiello actor
  • Marv Albert television, radio sportscaster
  • Ira Aldridge actor
  • William Alexander major general revolutionary war
  • Charles "Don" Alias jazz percussionist
  • Stephen "Steve" Allen television personality, actor, comedian
  • Woody Allen actor, director
  • Alexander Anderson illustrator
  • Brad Anderson cartoonist, creator Marmaduke comic strip
  • Michael Anderson columbia astronaut
  • Carmelo Anthony basketball player
  • Diane Arbus photographer
  • Kenneth Arrow economist
  • Ashanti singer, songwriter
  • Red Auerbach basketball coach
  • Phyllis Avery actress
  • Hank Azaria actor
B
  • George Babcock inventor
  • William Bliss Baker artist
  • Lucille Ball actress, comedian
  • Anne Bancroft actress
  • Christine Baranski actress
  • John Barry songwriter, singer
  • Noah Beery, Jr. actor
  • Harry Belafonte actor, singer
  • Pat Benatar singer
  • Moe Berg baseball player
  • Bonnie Blair olympic gold medalist
  • Yasmine Bleeth actress
  • Humphrey Bogart actor
  • Margaret Bourke-White photographer
  • Clara Bow actress
  • Riddick Bowe boxer
  • Barbara Boxer politician
  • James Walter Braddock boxer
  • Matthew Broderick actor
  • Mel Brooks actor, director, producer
  • William F. Buckley, Jr. author, commentator
  • Steve Buscemi actor
C
  • James Caan actor
  • James Cagney actor
  • Maria Callas opera singer
  • Al Capone gangster
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo jurist
  • Marian Carey singer
  • George Carlin comedian
  • Art Carney actor
  • Willis Haviland Carrier inventor
  • John Cassavetes actor, screenwriter, director
  • Jeff Chandler actor
  • Frank Chanfrau actor
  • Paddy Chayefsky playwright, screenwriter
  • Julie Chen news anchor, television host
  • Shirley Chisholm politician
  • Dick Clark television personality
  • Schuyler Colfax u s vice president
  • Sean Combs actor, rapper
  • Anderson Cooper television journalist
  • Peter Cooper inventor, industrialist
  • Aaron Copland composer
  • Bob Costas television sportscaster
  • Ann Coulter author, political commentator
  • Bob Cousy basketball player
  • Jim Creighton baseball player
  • Fanny Crosby hymn writer
  • Tom Cruise actor
  • George Cukor film director
  • Mario Cuomo politician
  • Tony Curtis actor

D

  • Claire Danes actress
  • Bobby Darin singer, actor
  • Marion Davies actress
  • Sammy Davis, Jr. singer, dancer, musician
  • Rosario Dawson actress, singer
  • Al D'Amato politician
  • Agnes de Mille choreographer
  • Robert De Niro actor
  • √Čamon de Valera prime minister of ireland
  • Samuel Delany author
  • Don DeLillo author
  • Jerry Denny baseball player
  • Neil Diamond singer, songwriter
  • Vin Diesel actor
  • Richard Dreyfuss actor
E
  • George Eastman inventor
  • Gertrude Ederle first woman to swim english channel
  • Gertrude Belle Elion inventor
F
  • Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. actor
  • Louis Farrakhan head of nation of islam
  • Morton Feldman composer
  • Richard Feynman physicist
  • Harvey Fierstein actor
  • Millard Fillmore u.s. president
  • Hamilton Fish politician
  • Henry M. Flagler real estate, railroad developer
  • Jane Fonda actress, activist
  • Peter Fonda actor
  • Malcolm Forbes publisher
  • Davy Force baseball player
  • Anthony Franciosa actor
  • Al Franken comedian, actor
  • Milton Friedman economist
  • John Frusciante musician
G
  • John Garfield actor
  • Art Garfunkel songwriter
  • Lou Gehrig baseball player
  • Sarah Gellar actress
  • Stefani Germanotta (Lady Gaga) singer, songwriter
  • George Gershwin composer
  • Ira Gershwin lyricist
  • Vitas Gerulaitis tennis player
  • Mel Gibson actor
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg supreme court justice
  • Rudolph "Rudy" Giuliani III politician
  • Jackie Gleason actor, comedian
  • Whoopi Goldberg comedian, actress
  • Daniel Goldin nasa administrator
  • Cuba Gooding, Jr. actor
  • Doris Kearns Goodwin author, historian
  • Elliott Gould actor
  • Rocky Graziano boxer
  • Hank Greenberg baseball player
  • Alan Greenspan economist, federal reserve chairman
  • Melanie Griffith actress
  • Bob Guccione publisher
  • Maggie Gyllenhall actress

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New York Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Albany Albany 518
Wellsville Allegany 585
Bronx Bronx 718
Binghamton Broome 607
Olean Cattaraugus 716
Auburn Cayuga 315
Jamestown Chautauqua 716
Elmira Chemung 607
Norwich Chenango 607
Plattsburgh Clinton 518
Hudson Columbia 518
Cortland Cortland 607
Walton Delaware 607
Poughkeepsie Dutchess 845
Buffalo Erie 716
Lake Placid Essex 518
Malone Franklin 518
Gloversville Fulton 518
Batavia Genesee 585
Catskill Greene 518
Indian Lake Hamilton 518
Ilion Herkimer 315
Watertown Jefferson 315
Brooklyn Kings 718
Lowville Lewis 315
Dansville Livingston 585
Oneida Madison 315
Rochester Monroe 585
Amsterdam Montgomery 518
Valley Stream Nassau 516
New York City New York 212
Niagara Falls Niagara 716
Utica Oneida 315
Syracuse Onondaga 315
Canandaigua Ontario 585
Middletown Orange 845
Albion Orleans 585
Oswego Oswego 315
Oneonta Otsego 607
Mahopac Putnam 845
Ridgewood Queens 718
Elmhurst Queens 718
Flushing Queens 718
Jamaica Queens 718
Corona Queens 718
Astoria Queens 718
Troy Rensselaer 518
Staten Island Richmond 718
Spring Valley Rockland 845
Potsdam Saint Lawrence 315
Clifton Park Saratoga 518
Schenectady Schenectady 518
Cobleskill Schoharie 518
Watkins Glen Schuyler 607
Seneca Falls Seneca 315
Corning Steuben 607
Huntington Station Suffolk 631
Monticello Sullivan 845
Owego Tioga 607
Ithaca Tompkins 607
Kingston Ulster 845
Queensbury Warren 518
Hudson Falls Washington 518
Newark Wayne 315
Yonkers Westchester 914
Attica Wyoming 585
Penn Yan Yates 315