Famous People Born in Colorado

Colorado is named thus because of the Colorado river and holds within itself the northeastern parts of the Colorado plateau. It covers a sizable portion of the US making it the 8th biggest state in the United States of America. In terms of population, it is the 22nd populous state among the 50 states in the country. This is the 38th state which was admitted to the United States Union. It is a state which has a variety of geographical features. Many mountains, plains, deserts, sandstone formations enhance the beauty of this place.

  • Amanda Peterson Success Story

    Amanda Peterson was known for her role as Cindy Mancini in the 1987 comedy film Can't Buy Me Love. She began acting at an early age and acted in about 50 commercials by age 14. Childhood ...
  • David Fincher Success Story

    Childhood David Fincher was born on August 28, 1962 at Denver, Colorado. When he was just 2 years old, his family moved to San Anselmo, California. Fincher graduated from Ashland High School, Oregon. He started making movies at the age of eight with an 8mm camera b...

This place of natural beauty is further beautified by the presence of many successful persons who are born in this state. John Kerry, a successful politician is born in Colorado. This current secretary of the state is a successful politician who was previously an army man. While he was in the army, he has won silver star and bronze star medals acknowledging his great service to the country during the Vietnam war.

Another successful politician, born in this place is Scott Walker. He is the governor of Wisconsin and gained much attention due to his candidature in the upcoming elections, which is going to be held on November 9th, 2016. He is a Republican party candidate who suffered a heavy setback due to his open rebuke against Mr Trump and has suspended his campaign for the upcoming elections.

Another two famous people who are born in Colorado are David Fincher, who is a director with a rare flair for taking movies at a tender age of 8 and Amanda Peterson. She is a famous actress who became famous for her role in a comedy film called Can't buy me love.