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Kentucky Famous

J continued
  • Matthew Harris Jouett artist
  • Ashley Judd actress (born in CA)
  • Naomi Judd singer
  • Wynona Judd singer
K
  • Mae Street Kidd politician, civil rights activist
  • Roy Kidd college football coach
  • Husband E. Kimmel commander u.s. pacific fleet, pearl harbor
  • Mac King magician
  • Juanita M. Kreps u.s. secretary of commerce
L
  • Nick Lachey singer, actor
  • Lily May Ledford musician, songwriter
  • Abraham Lincoln sixteenth president of the united states of america
  • Mary Todd Lincoln u.s. first lady
  • William Lipscomb chemist, nobel laureate (born in OH)
  • Brian Littrell singer
  • Matt Long actor
  • Patty Loveless singer
  • Loretta Lynn singer
M
  • Joe Maggard actor
  • Alexander Majors established Kansas City stockyards
  • Lee Majors actor (born in MI)
  • Terrence Mann actor
  • Bobbie Ann Mason author
  • Victor Mature actor
  • Jeremy Mayfield automobile racer
  • Ed McClanahan author
  • Mitch McConnell politician
  • Tamara McKinney world champion ski racer
  • Mary Meagher olympic medalist swimmer
  • Thomas Merton author, trappist monk (born in France)
  • Dwain Messer singer
  • Samuel Freeman Miller u.s. supreme court justice
  • Trever Miller baseball player
  • Bill Monroe singer, composer, "father of bluegrass"
  • Eddie Montgomery singer
  • John Michael Montgomery singer
  • Garrett A. Morgan inventor tri-color traffic signal
  • Thomas Hunt Morgan geneticist, embryologist, nobel laureate
  • Isaac Burns Murphy jockey
N
  • Carry Amelia Nation social reformer
  • Patricia Neal actress
  • J. T. Cotton Noe first kentucky poet laureate
  • Marsha Norman playwright
O
  • Warren Oates actor
  • Chris Offutt author
  • Theodore O'Hara mexican-american army officer, civil war confederate colonel, poet
  • Will Oldham singer, songwriter
  • Joan Osborne singer, songwriter
  • Osborne Brothers (Bobby and Sonny) musicians
P
  • Kenny Perry golfer
  • David Pitts author
  • Annie Potts actress
  • Francis Gary Powers CIA pilot in 1960 U-2 incident
R
  • Dottie Rambo singer, songwriter
  • Venus Ramey miss america 1944
  • Frank Ramsey basketball player
  • Homer Louis "Boots" Randolph musician
  • Jeffrey Reddick screenwriter, producer
  • Stanley Forman Reed u.s. supreme court justice
  • Harold "Pee Wee" Reese baseball player
  • Alice Hegan Rice author
  • Kevin Richardson singer

S

  • Jean Ritchie singer, songwriter
  • Elizabeth Madox Roberts author, poet
  • Don Rosa comic book writer, illustrator
  • Jack Roush founder, co-owner nascar race team
  • Wiley B. Rutledge, Jr. jurist
  • Harland David "Colonel" Sanders founder kentucky fried chicken (born in IN)
  • Diane Sawyer television journalist
  • John T. Scopes educator, defendant in "monkey trial" for teaching evolution
  • Phillip A. Sharp geneticist, molecular biologist, nobel laureate
  • Gideon Shryock architect
  • Phil Simms football player
  • Ricky Skaggs singer, musician
  • Moneta Sleet, Jr. photographer, pulitzer prize winner
  • Effie Waller Smith poet
  • Tony Snow broadcaster, columnist, commentator
  • Franklin Sousley u.s. marine corps, flagraiser iwo jima photo, ww II
  • James Speed politician
  • Harry Dean Stanton actor
  • Chrishell Stause actress
  • Woody Stephens thoroughbred horse trainer
  • Aldai E. Stevenson I u.s. vice president
  • Cora Wilson Stewart educator, developed adult education program
  • Jesse Stuart author, poet
  • Nathan Stubblefield inventor wireless voice transmission (radio)
  • Danny Sullivan automobile racer
  • Madame Sul-Te-Wan actress
T
  • Allen Tate poet
  • Helen Thomas reporter
  • Hunter Thompson author
  • John T. Thompson inventor thompson machine gun
  • Edgar Tolson woodcarver, folk artist
  • Mary Travers singer
  • Merle Travis singer, songwriter
U - V
  • Dan Uggla baseball player
  • Westley "Wes" Unseld basketball player
  • Gus Van Sant director
  • Jim Varney actor, comedian
  • Frederick M. Vinson former u.s. chief justice
W
  • Darrell Waltrip automobile racer, race commentator
  • Michael Waltrip automobile racer, nascar team owner
  • Robert P. Warren author
  • Brandon Webb baseball player
  • Keith Whitley singer
  • Terrence W. Wilcutt astronaut
  • Chuck Woolery television show host
Y
  • Enid Yandell sculptor
  • Dwight Yoakam singer, songwriter
  • Whitney Young civil rights leader

Kentucky Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Columbia Adair 270
Scottsville Allen 270
Lawrenceburg Anderson 502
Wickliffe Ballard 270
Glasgow Barren 270
Owingsville Bath 606
Middlesboro Bell 606
Florence Boone 859
Paris Bourbon 859
Ashland Boyd 606
Danville Boyle 859
Brooksville Bracken 606
Jackson Breathitt 606
Hardinsburg Breckinridge 270
Shepherdsville Bullitt 502
Morgantown Butler 270
Princeton Caldwell 270
Murray Calloway 270
Newport Campbell 859
Bardwell Carlisle 270
Carrollton Carroll 502
Grayson Carter 606
Liberty Casey 606
Hopkinsville Christian 270
Winchester Clark 859
Manchester Clay 606
Albany Clinton 606
Marion Crittenden 270
Burkesville Cumberland 270
Owensboro Daviess 270
Brownsville Edmonson 270
Sandy Hook Elliott 606
Irvine Estill 606
Lexington Fayette 859
Flemingsburg Fleming 606
Prestonsburg Floyd 606
Frankfort Franklin 502
Fulton Fulton 270
Verona Gallatin 859
Lancaster Garrard 859
Dry Ridge Grant 859
Mayfield Graves 270
Leitchfield Grayson 270
Greensburg Green 270
Greenup Greenup 606
Hawesville Hancock 270
Elizabethtown Hardin 270
Harlan Harlan 606
Cynthiana Harrison 859
Munfordville Hart 270
Henderson Henderson 270
Eminence Henry 502
Clinton Hickman 270
Madisonville Hopkins 270
McKee Jackson 606
Louisville Jefferson 502
Nicholasville Jessamine 859
Paintsville Johnson 606
Fort Mitchell Kenton 859
Hindman Knott 606
Barbourville Knox 606
Hodgenville Larue 270
London Laurel 606
Louisa Lawrence 606
Beattyville Lee 606
Hyden Leslie 606
Whitesburg Letcher 606
Vanceburg Lewis 606
Stanford Lincoln 606
Ledbetter Livingston 270
Russellville Logan 270
Eddyville Lyon 270
Richmond Madison 859
Salyersville Magoffin 606
Lebanon Marion 270
Benton Marshall 270
Inez Martin 606
Maysville Mason 606
Paducah McCracken 270
Pine Knot McCreary 606
Calhoun McLean 270
Brandenburg Meade 270
Frenchburg Menifee 606
Harrodsburg Mercer 859
Edmonton Metcalfe 270
Tompkinsville Monroe 270
Mount Sterling Montgomery 859
West Liberty Morgan 606
Greenville Muhlenberg 270
Bardstown Nelson 502
Carlisle Nicholas 859
Beaver Dam Ohio 270
La Grange Oldham 502
Owenton Owen 502
Booneville Owsley 606
Falmouth Pendleton 859
Hazard Perry 606
Pikeville Pike 606
Stanton Powell 606
Somerset Pulaski 606
Mount Olivet Robertson 606
Mount Vernon Rockcastle 606
Morehead Rowan 606
Russell Springs Russell 270
Georgetown Scott 502
Shelbyville Shelby 502
Franklin Simpson 270
Taylorsville Spencer 502
Campbellsville Taylor 270
Elkton Todd 270
Cadiz Trigg 270
Bedford Trimble 502
Morganfield Union 270
Bowling Green Warren 270
Springfield Washington 859
Monticello Wayne 606
Providence Webster 270
Corbin Whitley 606
Campton Wolfe 606
Versailles Woodford 859
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.