17 FAMOUS AMERICANS NOT BORN IN AMERICA

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Alexander Hamilton, Founding Father, Broadway star - British West Indies

Gloria Estefan, singer -Cuba

Charlie Chaplin, film legend - England

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Junot Diaz, novelist — Dominican Republic

The Statue of Liberty — France

Eddie Van Halen, guitar legend — The Netherlands

Madeleine Albright, former Secretary of State — Czechoslovakia

Andrew Grove, founder of Intel -- Hungary

Bob Hope, comedian — England

Greta Garbo, actress – Sweden

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Irving Berlin, composer of “God Bless America” - Russia

Mike Nichols, comedian/director - Germany

Ann Margaret, actress — Sweden

Sergei Brin, founder of Google — Russia

Levi Strauss, invetor of blue jeans — Germany

Liz Claiborne, designer - Belgium

Saul Bellow, novelist - Canada

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