Explore everything about famous people from Vermont, the Green Mountain state. Get a sneak-peek into the history and achievements of Vermonters from the time the state was formed to the present day.
Find about celebrities from Vermont and how many famous people still reside in your state through a game of trivia from Great Presidents to cool sportsmen, from inventors to philosophers find out Vermont’s share of successful people in America now!
1. How Many Famous People Were Born in Vermont?
From Presidents to Hollywood celebrities Vermont has a famous personality under every criterion and you are going to find the most famous ones in this quiz.
2. Do Famous Celebrities Currently Live in Vermont?
The Green Mountain state has produced a fair share of talent for America. The large strip of land from Brattleboro to Essex junction is either home or a vacation house to several celebrities.
3. How Many Presidents Are Famous Vermonters?
The 21st and 30th Presidents of the United States of America were Vermonters. President Chester A. Arthur and President Calvin Coolidge were born in Fairfield and Plymouth, Vermont.
4. President Calvin Coolidge Was Sworn in by His Father
Coolidge was the only American President to be sworn into office by his own father on 3rd August 1923. Coolidge swore office by promising over his family bible during the ceremony.
5. What Are People from Vermont Called?
Famous or not every person from Vermont is a Vermonter for life. Do you know that Vermonters call people from other states flatlanders? The flatlander term may last for several generations too.
6. When Was Calvin Coolidge Born in Vermont?
Calvin Coolidge was born in Plymouth Notch, Vermont on 4th July 1872. He served as the President of the US from August 2, 1923 - March 4, 1929 under the Republican party administration.
7. Which among the Following Celebrities Are from Vermont?
Joanna Noëlle Levesque is a famous songwriter, singer, and actress from Vermont. The Aquamarine lead was born in Battleboro on 20th December 1990 and raised in Massachusetts.
8. Which of These American Religious Leaders Were Born in Vermont?
Smith was the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement and the founder of Mormonism. He believed in the restoration of Christian culture. He was assassinated due to internal feuds and buried in Nauvoo.
9. Did John Dewey Introduce the Dewey Decimal System?
John Dewey is yet another famous Vermonter known for his works in the field of education. He was famous for introducing pragmatism and led a progressive movement in the US.
10. Where Was Damon Wayans Jr Born?
Wayans was born in Huntington, a small town in Chittenden County, Vermont. It was his grandmother's home. The actor made his Hollywood debut when was 11 and was brought up in LA.
11. Is Orson Bean One Among the Famous People from Vermont?
Bean was famous for being famous. That’s what people say about the comedian/actor/writer/producer/host. He was born in Burlington, Vermont on 22nd July 1928.
12. What Is Carlton Fisk’s Nickname?
The Vermonter was known for winning the 1975 world series by securing a homerun with his ‘waving fair’. He once held the record for most home runs all-time by a catcher.
13. Why Is Ethan Allen a Famous Vermonter?
Ethan Allen helped the Green Mountain Boys seize the Ticonderoga fort in 1775 during the Revolutionary War. This played a key role in winning the war and America’s independence from the French.
14. William Griffin Wilson Is the Founder of _______
The Vermonter was born on 26th November 1985 in Dorset, Vermont. Bill. W was an alcoholic, he developed the AA group and the 12 step program to help people come out of the addiction.
15. Patrick Leahy Served as _______
Leahy is also a Vermonter. He served as the President pro-tempore from 2012 to 2015 for the democratic party. Currently, he serves office as a senator under the Biden administration.