Chatham is a picturesque town in Massachusetts
which many famous people, musicians, actors, singers and TV personalities have
called it their home. Some have grown up there, some have lived briefly, but
all of them have Chatham in their fond memories. In the recent years Chatham
has been known as a retreat for many reach and famous people. They all choose
to come from different reasons, some want to get some peace from the spotlight
and others want to experience living in a different area. Among the many famous
people that have lived in or nearby Chatham, the following are some of the most
Taylor Swift – the famous singer bought a house back in 2012. She lived
briefly for a year and later sold it for a profit of around million dollars.
John F. Kennedy – loved American president who had a private property on
Cape Cod. He regularly visited the place for decades, enjoying the beauty and
Meg Ryan – one of the most popular US actresses lived in numerous
rented homes in Cape Cod. She mostly spent her time in Falmouth, but
interesting fact is that Meg Ryan`s father was long time a school teacher in
Dan Aykroyd – the famous comedian, actor, producer and screenwriter has
lived in a house on Martha`s Vineyard for many years.
Harry Connick, Jr. – this actor/singer and former American Idol judge has a
summer home in Chatham that he regularly visits. Many people have seen Connick
walking around town and interacting with ordinary people every summer.
Hilfiger – the
fashion designer has owned an estate in the area for the past thirty years. His
mansion is full of great things, but after he got divorced the property was put
The Farrelly Brothers – movie directors Bobby and Peter Farelly own
several homes on the Cape. Besides directing, they are also known as former
writers of the comedy show ‘Seinfeld’.
Elin Hilderbrand – Hildebrand is a famous novel writer that has a home in
Nantucket. Her novels have been frequently placed on New York Times bestseller
lists and their storylines are mostly based in Nantucket.
Carly Simon and James Taylor – this musical pair has lived on Martha`s
Vineyard for almost a decade. The famous 70s couple split in the 80s, but Simon
kept living on Martha`s Vineyard ever since.
Robby Benson – Benson is another popular actor that performed during the
70s and 80s in the past century. He has stared alongside Paul Newman and was
star in classic movies like ‘Ode to Billy Joe’ and ‘Ice Castles’. He has been
living a quiet family life on Cape Cod and is often seen in the area. After
retiring as an actor, Benson is now an author and has also released his memoirs
back in 2012.
These were the most famous people that have
lived in and around Chatham. Besides these, there are many more other famous
people that visit Chatham to enjoy the place and spend some time in rented