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Arkansas Famous

People listed are almost always native to the state. We do (on occasion) include those that have either lived within a state for most of their adult life, or have made a significant contribution to the state in their personal endeavors.

A

  • Joey Lauren Adams actress
  • Julie Adams actress
  • Kristopher "Kris" Allen singer, songwriter
  • Luther Allison musician
  • G. M. (Broncho Billy) Anderson actor
  • Catherine Tharp Altvater artist
B
  • Daisy Bates civil rights activist
  • Wesley Cook "Wes" Bentley actor
  • Lisa Blount actress, producer
  • Frank Bonner actor
  • Gretha Boston singer
  • Beth Brickell actress
  • James Bridges filmmaker
  • Elton Britt yodeler, singer
  • Lou Brock baseball player
  • Helen Gurley Brown author, magazine editor
  • Jim Ed Brown singer
  • Paul "Bear" Bryant football coach
  • Bob Burns comedian
C - D
  • Glen Campbell singer, songwriter
  • Johnny Cash singer
  • Eldridge Cleaver activist, author
  • William "Bill" Jefferson Clinton u.s. president
  • Gail Davis actress
  • Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean baseball player
  • William T. Dillard founder dillard's department stores
  • Jimmy Driftwood musician, songwriter
  • Emma Dusenberry folk singer
E - G
  • Melvin Endsley songwriter
  • Danielle Evans model
  • Barbara Fairchild singer, songwriter
  • Orval Faubus politician
  • John Gould Fletcher author
  • Norris Goff actor
  • Randy Goodrum songwriter
  • Fred Graham news journalist, author
  • Al Green singer
  • John Grisham author
H
  • Donald Harington author
  • Tess Harper actress
  • Ronnie Hawkins musician, singer
  • Brooks Hays politician
  • Levon Helm musician, singer
  • Barbara Hendricks opera singer
  • Joan Hess author
  • Al Hibbler singer
  • Wayland Holyfield songwriter
  • Arthur Hunnicutt actor
  • J. B. Hunt entrepreneur
  • Torii Hunter baseball player
J - L
  • John H. Johnson publisher
  • Douglas C. Jones author
  • E. Fay Jones architect
  • Parnelli Jones auto racer
  • Louis Jordan musician
  • George Kell baseball player
  • Alan Ladd actor
  • Chester Lauck actor
  • Laurence Luckinbill actor

M

  • Mark Martin race car driver
  • Douglas MacArthur five star army general
  • John L. McClellan politician
  • Skeets McDonald singer, songwriter
  • Darren McFadden football player
  • Wilbur Mills politician
  • Sidney Moncrief basketball player
  • Patsy Montana singer
  • Wallace "Wally" Wade Moon baseball player
  • Justin Moore singer, songwriter
  • Ben Murphy actor
N - O
  • George Newbern actor
  • Joe Nichols singer
  • Stephanie "Stevie" Nicks singer, songwriter
  • Walter Norris pianist
  • K. T. Oslin singer, songwriter
  • Freeman Harrison Ownes cinematographer, inventor
P
  • Scottie Pippen basketball player
  • Art Porter, Jr. musician
  • Art Porter, Sr. musician
  • Charles Portis author
  • Dick Powell actor, director, producer
  • Florence Beatrice Price symphonic composer
  • David Hampton Pryor politician
R - S
  • Collin Raye singer
  • Charlie Rich musician, songwriter
  • Brooks Robinson baseball player
  • Joseph T. Robinson politician
  • Pharoah Sanders musician
  • Mary Steenburgen actress
  • Steve Stephens television host, musician
  • Edward Durell Stone architect
  • Barry Switzer football coach, author
T
  • Reese "Goose" Tatum basketball player
  • Harry Thomason director, producer
  • Billy Bob Thornton actor
  • Thomas "Tommy" Tuberville college football coach
  • T. Texas Tyler singer
  • John H. Tyson entrepreneur
W
  • Sam Walton entrepreneur, founder wal-mart
  • William Warfield singer
  • Doyle Wilburn singer
  • Teddy Wilburn singer
  • Gene Williams television host
  • Kevin Williams football player
  • Kemmons Wilson founder holiday inns
  • C. Vann Woodward historian, author

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Arkansas Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Stuttgart Arkansas 870
Crossett Ashley 870
Mountain Home Baxter 870
Rogers Benton 479
Harrison Boone 870
Warren Bradley 870
Hampton Calhoun 870
Berryville Carroll 870
Lake Village Chicot 870
Arkadelphia Clark 870
Piggott Clay 870
Heber Springs Cleburne 501
Rison Cleveland 870
Magnolia Columbia 870
Morrilton Conway 501
Jonesboro Craighead 870
Van Buren Crawford 479
West Memphis Crittenden 870
Wynne Cross 870
Fordyce Dallas 870
Dumas Desha 870
Monticello Drew 870
Conway Faulkner 501
Ozark Franklin 479
Salem Fulton 870
Hot Springs National Park Garland 501
Sheridan Grant 870
Paragould Greene 870
Hope Hempstead 870
Malvern Hot Spring 501
Nashville Howard 870
Batesville Independence 870
Melbourne Izard 870
Newport Jackson 870
Pine Bluff Jefferson 870
Clarksville Johnson 479
Stamps Lafayette 870
Walnut Ridge Lawrence 870
Marianna Lee 870
Star City Lincoln 870
Ashdown Little River 870
Booneville Logan 479
Cabot Lonoke 501
Huntsville Madison 479
Yellville Marion 870
Texarkana Miller 870
Blytheville Mississippi 870
Brinkley Monroe 870
Mount Ida Montgomery 870
Prescott Nevada 870
Jasper Newton 870
Camden Ouachita 870
Perryville Perry 501
West Helena Phillips 870
Glenwood Pike 870
Trumann Poinsett 870
Mena Polk 479
Russellville Pope 479
Des Arc Prairie 870
Little Rock Pulaski 501
Pocahontas Randolph 870
Forrest City Saint Francis 870
Benton Saline 501
Waldron Scott 479
Marshall Searcy 870
Fort Smith Sebastian 479
De Queen Sevier 870
Cherokee Village Sharp 870
Mountain View Stone 870
El Dorado Union 870
Clinton Van Buren 501
Fayetteville Washington 479
Searcy White 501
McCrory Woodruff 870
Dardanelle Yell 479
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.