When one becomes someone in life, there is a curiosity to learn where he is from. Some people go on to become celebrities and hog limelight and they happen to come from places not known popularly.
Likewise, the person takes pride in the fact that he was born in so and so place/city.
There are many widely known figures who have been in this city at some point in their life, or were born and raised here where the best dentist in long island also resides..
1. The Baldwins – They are four brothers and except for one, others were born in Massapequa. All of them were associated with acting and have done TV shows and films. Alec Baldwin is the oldest of the Baldwin brothers and you have seen him in TV shows and films like 30 Rock, Knots Landing, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, The Hunt for Red October, and The Aviator, to name a few. Today, Alec Baldwin lives in New York City with his wife Hilaria Thomas and two children. William the other brother starred in Gossip Girl, where he played the estranged father of the van der Woodsen siblings.
2. Mariah Carey – This is one pop star whose names crops up often during the days prceding Christmas every year when the radio stations don’t tire from playing her “All I Want for Christmas Is You”. Carey’s stardom rose in 1990 when she released album Mariah Carey. Some songs released included “Vision of Love,” “Love Takes Time,” “Someday,” and “I Don’t Wanna Cry.” She was born in Huntington, and her trademark sass and diva antics have made her one of the funniest memes to date.
3. Billy Crystal – The comedian grew up in Long Beach and is the voice of Mike Wazowski from the Monters, Inc. franchise.
4. Billy Joel – he is a native of Oyster Bay and we know him for hits like “Piano Man”, “The Longest Time”, “Uptown Girl”, and “Big Shot.” Of course, he is best known for his biggest hits “We Didn’t Start the Fire.”
5. Lindsay Lohan – She has been in the tabloids for long and we have seen her in hit movies like Freaky Friday and Mean Girls. She grew up between Merrick and Cold Spring Harbor.
6. Jerry Seinfeld – A standup comedian who grew up in Massapequa. He is known for his cult hit – Seinfeld. He also lent his voice for a bizarre children’s show – Bee Movie.
7. Kenneth Cole – A designer, Cole graduated from Great Neck North High School and is now known for his designer brand.
8. Kevin James – Born in Mineola and raised in Stony Brook, comedian Kevin James has starred in the CBS comedy The King of Queens along with movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Grown Ups, and Hitch
9. Eddie Murphy – After growing up in Roosevelt, Eddie Murphy went on to be a cast member on Saturday Night Live as has starred in films like Dreamgirls and The Nutty Professor, and lent his voice to Disney’s Mulan and Dreamworks’ Shrek series.

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