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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

#SFBorn: 10 Celebrities You Didn't Know Were from San Francisco

Posted By on Wed, Feb 4, 2015 at 2:59 PM

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  • San Francisco born.

Ever wondered who was born in San Francisco that grew up to be famous (or infamous)? Well, some won't surprise you, but we bet a few will! 

1. Monica Lewinsky (former White House intern known for the Lewinsky Scandal)

A former White House intern with whom United States President Bill Clinton admitted to having had what he called an "inappropriate relationship" while she worked at the White House in 1995 and 1996. The affair and its repercussions, which included Clinton's impeachment, not only became known as a national scandal, it launched Lewinsky into fame as a handbag designer and television personality.

2. William Randolph Hearst (newspaper publisher)

A newspaper publisher who built the nation's largest newspaper chain and whose methods profoundly influenced American journalism.

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Juan De Anda

Juan De Anda

Juan De Anda is a cultural correspondent with a concentration in tourism, literature, and lifestyle and has been writing for SF Weekly since 2013. As an avid traveler, he enjoys discovering destinations abroad as well as the never-ending hidden gems of San Francisco. #DondeAndaJuanDeAnda?


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