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Michigan 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.

C

  • Greg Cadaret baseball player
  • Bruce Campbell actor
  • Jeffrey Scott Campbell comic book artist
  • Larry Joe Campbell actor
  • William "Bill" Campbell baseball player
  • Donna Caponi golfer
  • Bernie Carbo baseball player
  • Henry Carr olympic medalist
  • Jill Carroll jounalist
  • James "Jimmy" Carson hockey player
  • Betty Carter singer
  • James Carter musician
  • Regina Carter musician
  • Ron Carter musician
  • Bruce Catton journalist, historian
  • Horace Caulkins ceramist
  • Warren "Rex" Cawley olympic medalist
  • Zev Chafets author, columnist
  • Roger B. Chaffee astronaut
  • Shawn Chambers hockey player
  • Roy D. Chapin industrialist, automaker
  • Shawn Patrick Christian actor
  • Frederick Stuart Church illustrator
  • Edward "Eddie" Cicotte baseball player
  • Mateen Cleaves basketball player
  • Dennis Cole actor
  • Charles Collingwood journalist, newscaster
  • Alice Coltrane musician
  • John Conyers politician
  • Charles Cooley sociologist
  • Alice Cooper musician
  • Royal S. Copeland politician
  • Francis Ford Coppola film director
  • David Coulier comedian, actor
  • E. Irving Couse artist, founding member Taos, NM artists colony
  • Dave Coverly cartoonist
  • Wally Cox actor
  • Tim Crabtree baseball player
  • Terry Crews football player, actor
  • Christopher Paul Curtis author
  • James Oliver Curwood author
  • George Armstrong Custer u.s. army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the Indian Wars (born in Ohio)
  • Hazen Shirley "Kiki" Cuyler baseball player
D
  • Lional Dalton football player
  • Jeff Daniels actor (born in GA)
  • Jim Daniels poet
  • Pam Dawber actress
  • David DeBusschere basketball player, coach
  • Voltairine de Cleyre anarchist
  • Anna DeForge basketball player
  • Paul de Kruif microbiologist, author
  • John DeLorean automaker, founder delorean motor co.
  • Johnny Desmond singer
  • Richard DeVos co-founder amway
  • Thomas E. Dewey politician
  • Pete Dexter author
  • Derrick Dial basketball player
  • Andre Dirrell olympic medalist
  • Horace Elgin Dodge automobile manufacturing pioneer
  • John Francis Dodge automobile manufacturing pioneer
  • Dave Dorman illustrator v
  • Lamont Dozier songwriter, producer
  • Wayne Dyer author


E

  • Dana Elcar actor
  • Richard Ellmann literary critic, biographer
  • Frank Emerson politician
  • Ed Emshwiller illustrator
  • Richard Alan "Dick" Enberg sportscaster
  • John Engler politician
  • James Enright basketball referee, sportswriter
  • James "Jim" Essian, Jr. baseball player, coach
  • Anna Etheridge civil war nurse
  • Robert "Bob" Eubanks television game show host
  • Jeffrey Eugenides author, pulitzer prize winner
  • Maria Ewing opera singer
F
  • David Fairchild botanist
  • Edward "Ed" Farhat wrestler
  • Mark Farner singer, songwriter
  • Katie Feenstra basketball player
  • Sherilyn Fenn actress
  • Edna Ferber author
  • Elisha P. Ferry politician
  • Aileen Fisher author
  • Mary Frances Kennedy "M.F.K." Fisher author
  • Ira Flagstead baseball player
  • Robert J. Flaherty filmmaker
  • Tommy Flanagan pianist
  • Gerald Ford 38th u.s. president
  • Henry Ford founder ford motor company
  • Jack Fournier baseball player
  • (The) Four Tops vocal quartet
  • Steve Fraser olympic medalist
  • William "Bill" Freehan baseball player
  • Glenn Frey singer, songwriter
  • Frederick Carl Frieseke artist
  • Craig Frost musician
  • Ben Hebard Fuller marine corps commandant
G
  • Max Gail actor
  • John Ganzel baseball player
  • Obadiah Gardner politician
  • James Finn Garner author
  • Kenny Garrett musician
  • Dean Garrison author
  • Brent Gates baseball player
  • Charlie Gehringer "Mechanical Man" baseball player
  • Christopher George actor
  • Terry "Rhino" Gerin wrestler
  • George Gervin basketball player
  • Eric Ghiaciuc football player
  • Jay Gibbons baseball player
  • Kirk Gibson baseball player
  • Arnold Gingrich founder esquire magazine
  • George "The Gipper" Gipp football player
  • Tim Gleason hockey player

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Michigan Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Harrisville Alcona 989
Munising Alger 906
Allegan Allegan 269
Alpena Alpena 989
Mancelona Antrim 231
Standish Arenac 989
Lanse Baraga 906
Hastings Barry 269
Bay City Bay 989
Beulah Benzie 231
Niles Berrien 269
Coldwater Branch 517
Battle Creek Calhoun 269
Dowagiac Cass 269
Charlevoix Charlevoix 231
Cheboygan Cheboygan 231
Sault Sainte Marie Chippewa 906
Harrison Clare 989
Saint Johns Clinton 989
Grayling Crawford 989
Escanaba Delta 906
Iron Mountain Dickinson 906
Lansing Eaton 517
Petoskey Emmet 231
Flint Genesee 810
Gladwin Gladwin 989
Ironwood Gogebic 906
Traverse City Grand Traverse 231
Alma Gratiot 989
Hillsdale Hillsdale 517
Houghton Houghton 906
Bad Axe Huron 989
Lansing Ingham 517
Ionia Ionia 616
Oscoda Iosco 989
Iron River Iron 906
Mount Pleasant Isabella 989
Jackson Jackson 517
Kalamazoo Kalamazoo 269
Kalkaska Kalkaska 231
Grand Rapids Kent 616
Mohawk Keweenaw 906
Baldwin Lake 231
Lapeer Lapeer 810
Suttons Bay Leelanau 231
Adrian Lenawee 517
Howell Livingston 517
Newberry Luce 906
Saint Ignace Mackinac 906
Sterling Heights Macomb 586
Warren Macomb 586
Manistee Manistee 231
Marquette Marquette 906
Ludington Mason 231
Big Rapids Mecosta 231
Menominee Menominee 906
Midland Midland 989
Lake City Missaukee 231
Monroe Monroe 734
Greenville Montcalm 231
Lewiston Montmorency 989
Muskegon Muskegon 231
Newaygo Newaygo 231
Rochester Oakland 248
Hart Oceana 231
West Branch Ogemaw 989
Ontonagon Ontonagon 906
Reed City Osceola 231
Mio Oscoda 989
Gaylord Otsego 989
Holland Ottawa 616
Rogers City Presque Isle 989
Roscommon Roscommon 989
Saginaw Saginaw 989
Port Huron Saint Clair 810
Sturgis Saint Joseph 269
Croswell Sanilac 810
Manistique Schoolcraft 906
Owosso Shiawassee 989
Caro Tuscola 989
South Haven Van Buren 269
Ypsilanti Washtenaw 734
Ann Arbor Washtenaw 734
Detroit Wayne 313
Cadillac Wexford 231
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.