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3 Famous People Who Live In Seattle, Washington

Matt Lillywhite
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Throughout the past few decades, many famous people have moved in and out of Seattle. It's absolutely incredible and has one of the highest qualities of life in the entire country.

Here's a list of several famous people who call Seattle home:

Monica Church.

With over 1.3 million YouTube subscribers, Monica Church is one of the most well-known YouTubers who lives in Seattle. It's worth mentioning that she frequently collaborates on content with her sister, Shelby, who also has millions of subscribers. Monica is also a professional real-estate agent and creates videos based around real-estate, lifestyle, and many other interesting topics.

Rainn Wilson

This man needs no introduction as he's incredibly well known across the United States. Well known for his role as Dwight Schrute in the TV show "The Office," Rainn Wilson was born in Seattle and attended Shorecrest High School and also the University of Washington where he decided to study drama.

Wilson, a Seattle native, started acting at the University of Washington and went on to perform in New York City theatre after graduating in 1986. Wilson made his film debut in Galaxy Quest (1999), and has since appeared in supporting roles in Almost Famous (2000), Steven Soderbergh's Full Frontal (2002), and House of 1000 Corpses (2003). From 2003 to 2005, he appeared in the HBO series Six Feet Under as Arthur Martin on a recurring basis. He's been starring in the CBS series Mom as Trevor since 2018.

Kenny G

Kenny G was born in the city of Seattle, Washington. His mother came from the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. As he saw a play on The Ed Sullivan Show, he became interested in the saxophone. He began playing the saxophone, a Buffet Crampon alto, when he was ten years old, in 1966.

He's one of the most famous people to have lived in the emerald city of Seattle. In fact, he's arguably the most well-known person in the music industry to have been born in Seattle. Plus, he reportedly hd his first kiss on the grounds of Franklin High School. According to Wikipedia, Kenny G is one of the best-selling artists of all time, with global sales totaling more than 75 million records.

Seattle is an inspiring city that has produced countless amounts of famous people who have impacted the world in a meaningful way. Let's hope that in the future, Seattle can continue its streak of greatness!

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