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Celebrity dad: Sean "Diddy" Combs
Children: Justin Dior, Christian Casey, Jessie James Combs, Chance, and D'Lila Star
Local connection: Combs was raised in Mount Vernon.
Fun fact: Justin Combs graduated from Iona Prep in New Rochelle, and in 2012 was awarded a four-year football scholarship from UCLA.

Father's Day: Bill Clinton, Jay-Z and other famous dads with Hudson Valley ties

A look at celebrity fathers with connections to the Hudson Valley.

Celebrity dad: Bill Clinton Children: Chelsea Clinton Local
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Celebrity dad: Bill Clinton
Children: Chelsea Clinton
Local connection: Former President Clinton lives in Chappaqua.
Fun fact: Clinton called walking Chelsea down the aisle during her Rhinebeck wedding "the most important job" he's ever had.

Celebrity dad: Shawn
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Celebrity dad: Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter
Children: Blue Ivy Carter (1)
Local connection: Jay-Z and Beyonce picked up their marriage license in Scarsdale in 2008.
Fun fact: Blue Ivy was already a recording star before she was even a week old. Jay-Z's song "Glory" features her making noises in a recording made right after her birth.

Celebrity dad: Denzel Washington Children: John David Washington,
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Celebrity dad: Denzel Washington
Children: John David Washington, Malcolm Washington, Olivia Washington and Katia Washington
Local connection: The actor grew up in Mount Vernon.
Fun fact: Washington named his son, Malcolm, in honor of Malcolm X, whom he played onscreen the year after his son’s birth. Malcolm Washington graduated from the University of Pennsylvania last month.

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Celebrity dad: Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Children: Robert
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Celebrity dad: Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
Children: Robert III, Kathleen, Conor, Kyra, William and Aiden.
Local connection: Kennedy lives in Bedford.
Fun fact: In February, Kennedy and son Conor were among 48 environmental activists arrested outside the White House during a protest of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

Celebrity dad: Ben Stiller Children: Ella Olivia Stiller,
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Celebrity dad: Ben Stiller
Children: Ella Olivia Stiller, 11, and Quinlin Dempsey Stiller, 7
Local connection: Stiller owns a home in Chappaqua.
Fun fact: Ella and Quinlin both had a part in the movie "Megamind." Quinn also had a voice part in "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa."

Celebrity dad: Eddie Murphy Children: Bria Murphy, Angel
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Celebrity dad: Eddie Murphy
Children: Bria Murphy, Angel Iris Murphy Brown, Shayne Audra Murphy, Zola Ivy Murphy, Miles Mitchell Murphy, Bella Zahra Murphy, Christian Murphy and Eric Murphy
Local connection: The actor and comedian is a former Poughquag resident.
Fun fact: Murphy has eight children with four different women, including one with former Spice Girl Mel B.

Celebrity dad: David Letterman Children: Harry Joseph Letterman,
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Celebrity dad: David Letterman
Children: Harry Joseph Letterman, 9
Local connection: The "Late Show" host is a resident of North Salem.
Fun fact: Letterman's son, Harry, is named after his father, Harry Joseph Letterman.

Celebrity dad: David Bowie Children: Duncan Jones and
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Celebrity dad: David Bowie
Children: Duncan Jones and Alexandria Jones
Local connection: The musician owns a home in Woodstock.
Fun fact: Bowie's son, Duncan, who was known as Zowie Bowie in his youth, is a film director who made his directorial debut with 2009's critically acclaimed "Moon."

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Celebrity dad: Donald Trump Children: Donald Trump Jr.,
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Celebrity dad: Donald Trump
Children: Donald Trump Jr., Ivanka Trump, Eric Trump, Tiffany Trump and Barron Trump
Local connection: Trump graduated from the New York Military Academy in Cornwall, and owns Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor.
Fun fact: Trump’s first grandchild, from his son Donald, Jr., was born just a year after Trump’s third wife, Melania, gave birth to his fifth child, son Barron.

Celebrity dad: Bruce Jenner Children: Kendall Jenner, Kylie
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Celebrity dad: Bruce Jenner
Children: Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Brody Jenner, Brandon Jenner, Casey Jenner and Burt Jenner, and four stepchildren, Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian and Robert Kardashian
Local connection: The former Olympian was born in Mount Kisco.
Fun fact: Jenner appears in a number of reality television shows with his children, including "Keeping Up with the Kardashians."

Celebrity dad: Carl Reiner Children: Rob Reiner, Anne
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Celebrity dad: Carl Reiner
Children: Rob Reiner, Anne Reiner and Lucas Reiner
Local connection: Reiner lived in New Rochelle.
Fun fact: Reiner created the classic TV comedy "The Dick Van Dyke Show," and set the show in New Rochelle.

Celebrity dad: Ang Lee Children: Haan Lee and
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Celebrity dad: Ang Lee
Children: Haan Lee and Mason Lee
Local connection: Lee is a former resident of Larchmont.
Fun fact: Lee's son Mason had a small part in "The Hangover Part II."

Celebrity dad: Michael Douglas Children: Cameron, 34, Dylan,
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Celebrity dad: Michael Douglas
Children: Cameron, 34, Dylan, 12, and Carys Zeta, 10
Local connection: Douglas is a Bedford resident.
Fun fact: Cameron appeared in "It Runs in the Family" with his father, grandfather Kirk Douglas and grandmother Diana Dill.

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Celebrity dad: Bob Dylan Children: Jakob Dylan, Jesse
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Celebrity dad: Bob Dylan
Children: Jakob Dylan, Jesse Dylan, Maria Dylan, Anna Dylan, Sam Dylan and Desiree Gabrielle Dennis-Dylan
Local connection: The singer is a former Woodstock resident.
Fun fact: Dylan's son Jakob is the lead singer of the rock band The Wallflowers.

Celebrity dad: Billy Joel Children: Alexa Ray Joel
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Celebrity dad: Billy Joel
Children: Alexa Ray Joel
Local connection: Joel is a former resident of Highland Falls.
Fun fact: Joel's daughter, Alexa Ray, is also a singer and pianist.

Celebrity dad: Alan Arkin Children: Adam Arkin, Matthew
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Celebrity dad: Alan Arkin
Children: Adam Arkin, Matthew Arkin and Anthony Arkin
Local connection: Arkin is a former Chappaqua resident.
Fun fact: All three of Arkin’s sons have had acting careers of their own.

Celebrity dad: Al Pacino Children: Julie Marie Tarrant,
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Celebrity dad: Al Pacino
Children: Julie Marie Tarrant, 24, and Anton James D’Angelo and Olivia Rose D’Angelo, both 13
Local connection: The actor has a house in Palisades.
Fun fact: Anton James and Olivia Rose are twins.

Celebrity dad: Wesley Snipes Children: He has five
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Celebrity dad: Wesley Snipes
Children: He has five children, Jelani Asar, Iset Jua-T, Alimayu Moa-T, Alaafia Jehu-T and Akhenaten.
Local connection: Wesley attended State University of New York at Purchase College in Westchester.
Fun fact: Snipes asked a federal judge to delay the start of his 3-year court sentence in 2010 to the new year so he could spend Christmas with his children. The request was denied.

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Celebrity dad: Sean
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Celebrity dad: Sean "Diddy" Combs
Children: Justin Dior, Christian Casey, Jessie James Combs, Chance, and D'Lila Star
Local connection: Combs was raised in Mount Vernon.
Fun fact: Justin Combs graduated from Iona Prep in New Rochelle, and in 2012 was awarded a four-year football scholarship from UCLA.

Celebrity dad: Mel Gibson Children: Eight children, Hannah,
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Celebrity dad: Mel Gibson
Children: Eight children, Hannah, Edward, Christian, William, Louis, Milo, Thomas and Lucia.
Local connection: Gibson was born in Peekskill.
Fun fact: Christian and Edward are twins.

Celeb dad: Richard Gere Children: Homer James Jigme
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Celeb dad: Richard Gere
Children: Homer James Jigme (13)
Local connection: Gere owns a home in Bedford, and owns the Bedford Post Inn.
Fun Fact: Homer is named after Richard Gere's father and also has a Tibetan name, Jigme.

Celebrity dad: Ron Howard Children: Bryce Dallas, Reed
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Celebrity dad: Ron Howard
Children: Bryce Dallas, Reed Cross, Jocelyn Carlyle and Paige Carlyle
Local connection: Howard owns a home in Armonk.
Fun Fact: Actress Bryce Dallas made her screen debut in her father's film "Parenthood."

Celebrity dad: Jon Voight Children: Angelina Jolie and
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Celebrity dad: Jon Voight
Children: Angelina Jolie and James Haven
Local connection: The "Midnight Cowboy" star was born in Yonkers.
Fun fact: Jolie made her film debut as a child alongside her father in 1982's "Lookin' to Get Out."

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Celebrity dad: Stephen Baldwin Children: Alaia and Hailey
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Celebrity dad: Stephen Baldwin
Children: Alaia and Hailey Rhode
Local connection: Baldwin owns a home in Upper Grandview.
Fun fact: In 2012, Baldwin and his daughters joined forces with the So Lucky To B Me clothing line to help raise funds for the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund, a nonprofit started by Baldwin's mother.

Celebrity dad: Steven Tyler Children: Liv, Mia, Chelsea
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Celebrity dad: Steven Tyler
Children: Liv, Mia, Chelsea and Taj
Local connection: The Aerosmith frontman was raised in Yonkers.
Fun fact: Liv Tyler appeared in the Aerosmith music video "Crazy," a role that helped launch her acting career.

Celebrity dad: Max Greenfield Children: Lilly, 3 Local
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Celebrity dad: Max Greenfield
Children: Lilly, 3
Local connection: Greenfield was born in Dobbs Ferry.
Fun fact: Greenfield told Anderson Cooper on "Anderson Live" that Lilly and all of her friends danced to "Gangnam Style" at her third birthday party in January.

Celebrity dad: Loudon Wainwright III Children: Rufus, Martha,
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Celebrity dad: Loudon Wainwright III
Children: Rufus, Martha, Lucy and Alexandra.
Local connection: The folk singer was raised in Bedford and has written songs about growing up in the area.
Fun fact: Rufus, Martha and Lucy are all singers, who occasionally perform together and with their father.

Celebrity dad: Liam Neeson Children: Daniel and Michael
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Celebrity dad: Liam Neeson
Children: Daniel and Michael
Local connection: Neeson owned a home in Millbrook.
Fun fact: Neeson has said he has encouraged his teenage sons not to pursue acting. "If you’re the son or daughter of successful actors and actresses, it’s a double pressure," he told the Daily Mail in 2012.

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Celebrity dad: Jason Bateman Children: Francesca Nora, 6,
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Celebrity dad: Jason Bateman
Children: Francesca Nora, 6, and Maple Sylvie, 1
Local connection: The actor was born and raised in Rye.
Fun fact: Bateman admitted to The Hollywood Reporter that he will scroll through pictures of his kids and imagine bad things happening to them to make himself cry in a scene.

Longtime
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Longtime "shock jock" Howard Stern hosts a show on Sirius-XM Radio and is a judge on "America's Got Talent."

Celebrity dad: Henry Winkler Children: Zoe and Max
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Celebrity dad: Henry Winkler
Children: Zoe and Max
Local connection: The "Happy Days" star is a former Mahopac resident.
Fun fact: Max played the younger version of Winkler's character, Barry Zuckerkorn, in season 4 of "Arrested Development."

Celebrity dad: Ethan Hawke Children: Maya, Levon, Clementine
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Celebrity dad: Ethan Hawke
Children: Maya, Levon, Clementine and Indiana
Local connection: The "Before Sunrise" star owned a home in Woodstock
Fun fact: Maya and Levon's mom is Hawke's ex-wife, actress Uma Thurman.

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