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Janet Jackson "Number Ones: Up Close and Personal" Tour - Los Angeles, California

Indiana: Janet Jackson
Birthplace: Gary
Fun Fact: Janet, the youngest of the Jackson siblings, grew up with her sisters in the Indiana town while her brothers — better known as The Jackson 5 — were living large in Los Angeles. After finally joining her family in California, Janet got her first taste of fame at age 11 when she landed the role of Penny Gordon on "Good Times." And the rest, as they say, is history!

50 Stars From 50 States

Yahoo Celebrity

Happy Fourth of July! Celebrate America's birthday by checking out our gallery of 50 stars from 50 states.