Kate Upton was born in St. Joseph, Michigan on June 10, 1992. Upton won fame as a model who was frequently featured in “Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit editions”, commercials, television, and being engaged to Detroit Tiger Justin Verlander. According to MLive, she is the most famous native born in Berrien County, Michigan, although Sinbad was also noted.
Update: Kate Upton and Justin Verlander have officially married in Italy.
“The Most Famous Natives of Michigan’s 83 Counties“, MLive, October 30, 2016.