Martha Helen Stewart was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.A on August 3, 1941. She is a known businesswoman, television personality and writer and over the years, has made a name for herself in the world.
Stewart was born into a family of six children, of which she was the second child. Her parents. Martha Ruszkowski Kostyra and Edward Kostyra were of Polish descent, but decided to move across country to New Jersey to start a new life and that was exactly what they did.