(AP Photo/Stuart Ramson)Oprah Winfrey lived in Baltimore when she worked as an on-air personality for WJZ-TV.
APActor Thomas Jane was born in Baltimore.
Author Tom Clancy was born and still resides in Maryland.AP
(Photo by Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)Amazing Race contestant Charla Faddoul lives in Maryland.
Edgar Allan Poe
(AP Photo/U.S. Postal Service)American writer Edgar Allan Poe lived in Baltimore.
APActress Goldie Hawn grew up in Maryland suburbs near Washington, D.C.
Joan Jett Joan Jett of the 1970's female rock group "The Runaways" lived in Rockville, Md.
Benji Madden and Joel Madden of Good Charlotte
(AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)Musicians Benji Madden, left, and Joel Madden of the band "Good Charlotte" are from Waldof, Md.
(Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images)Actiress Julie Bowen is from Baltimore.
(Photo by Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)Amazing Race contestant Mirna Hindoyan lives in Maryland.
AP"Wheel of Fortune" host Pat Sajak lives in Severna Park, Md.
(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)Radio personality Robin Quivers was born and raised in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)Actor Terry O'Quinn lived in Reisterstown, Md. for 25 years before moving to Hawaii to film the hit show "Lost."
(AP Photo/Francois Mori)Actress Tracie Thoms was born in Baltimore.
WJZSoap opera actress Crystal Chappell was born in Silver Spring, Md.
APSinger Toni Braxton was born in Severn, Md.
William H. Macy
(AP Photo/Stuart Ramson)Comedian/actor William H. Macy was raised in Maryland.
Anna Deveare Smith
APAn alumna of Western Senior High School, playwright Anna Deveare Smith is a Baltimore native.
(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)Actor/director Barry Levinson was born in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Steve Cannon)Ben Stein grew up in Silver Spring, Md.
APJazz singer Billie Holiday grew up in Baltimore.
APJazz musician Cab Calloway was raised in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)Actor/director Charles Dutton was born and raised in Baltimore. He graduated from Towson University.
(Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Montblanc)Fashion designer Christian Siriano is from Annapolis, Md. and attended the prestigious Baltimore School for the Arts.
APActor David Hasselhoff was born in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)Actor Edward Norton was raised in Columbia, Md.
APAmerican composer/electric guitarist/producer/film director Frank Zappa was born in Baltimore.
(Photo by Moses Robinson/Getty Images)R&B singer Ginuwine is from Maryland. He graduated from Prince George's Community College.
(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)Actress Jada Pinkett-Smith was born and raised in Baltimore. She attended the prestigious Baltimore School for the Arts.
(Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)Singer JC Chasez, formerly of the boy band N'Sync, was raised in Bowie, Md.
APJim Henson, the creator of "The Muppets," grew up in Maryland and attended the University of Maryland, College Park.
(Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)Actor John Glover was born in Salisbury and attended Towson University.
(AP Photo/Gail Burton)Director/actor John Waters was born in Baltimore.
WJZBest-selling author Laura Lippman grew up in Baltimore and was once a reporter for The Baltimore Sun.
(Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)Comedian/actor Lewis Black was born in Silver Spring, Md.
APActress Linda Hamilton is from Salisbury, Md.
(AP Photo/Evan Agostini)R&B singer Mario is from Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Reed Saxon)Comedienne/actress Mo'Nique is from Baltimore.
APTalkshow host Montel Williams is from Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Amy Conn-Gutierrez)Author Nora Roberts has traveled all over the world, but she still calls Maryland home.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actress Anna Faris arrives at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)Actress Anna Faris, star of the new CBS sitcom "Mom," was born in Baltimore. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Derek Waters, Comedy Central's "Drunk History" Premiere Party
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 08: Derek Waters attends Comedy Central's 'Drunk History' Premiere Party at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on July 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Comedy Central)Comedian Derek Waters , host of Comedy Central's "Drunk History," is from Baltimore.