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Minnesota 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

  • Walter Abel actor
  • Peter Agre biologist
  • Frank Albertson actor
  • Catie Anderson model, actress
  • Dan Anderson psychologist
  • Larry Anderson actor
  • Liz Anderson singer, songwriter
  • Loni Anderson actress
  • Louie Anderson comedian
  • Richard Dean Anderson actor
  • LaVerne Andrews singer
  • Maxene Andrews singer
  • Patti Andrews singer
  • Dave Arneson game designer
  • James Arness actor
  • Jeanne Arth tennis player
  • Hy Averback actor, director, producer
  • Lew Ayres actor
B
  • Robert Lee "Bob" Backlund wrestler, actor
  • Bill Baker hockey player
  • Earl Bakken founder medtronic
  • Keith Ballard hockey player
  • Ann Bancroft author, explorer
  • Margaret Frances Culkin Baning author
  • Dennis Banks author, activist, teacher
  • Marion Barber III football player
  • Lynsey Bartilson actress
  • Charles Baxter author
  • Jason Behr actor
  • Troy Bell basketball player
  • Cylde Bellecourt native american civil rights organizer
  • Chief Bender baseball player
  • Tony Benshoof olympic luger
  • Patty Berg golfer
  • Tim Bergland hockey player
  • Jessica Biel actress
  • Matt Birk football player
  • Jason Blake hockey player
  • Michael Bland drummer
  • David Bloom journalist
  • Carol Bly author
  • Robert Bly poet, author
  • Brian Bonin hockey player
  • Wayne Boring comic book artist
  • Jim Brandenburg photographer
  • Dick Bremer sports broadcaster
  • Joe Brinkman umpire
  • Herbert Brooks hockey coach
  • Neal Broten hockey player
  • Jim Brower baseball player
  • Aaron Brown broadcast journalist
  • Vincent Bugliosi attorney, prosecutor
  • Warren Burger jurist
  • Tom Burgmeier baseball player
  • Dominique Byrd football player

C

  • Melvin Calvin chemist, nobel prize winner
  • Curt Carlson founder radisson hotels
  • Gretchen Carlson television host
  • Kelly Carlson actress
  • Dave Casper football player
  • Tracy Caulkins olympic gold medal swimmer
  • Cepia musician, composer
  • Ethan Coen director, screenwriter, producer
  • Joel Coen director, screenwriter, producer
  • William Colby cia director
  • Mo Collins actress
  • Rachael Leigh Cook actress
  • Marisa Coughlan actress
D
  • Arlene Dahl actress
  • Ian Anthony Dale actor
  • H. David and Dotty Dalquist entrepreneurs, inventors
  • Lena Davidson photographer
  • William Demarest actor
  • Carol Dempster actress
  • Richard Dix actor
  • William Douglas jurist
  • Julia Duffy actress
  • Bob Dylan singer, songwriter
E - F
  • Kimberly Elise actress
  • Louise Erdrich author
  • Mike Farrell actor
  • Francis Scott Fitzgerald author
  • Larry Fitzgerald, Jr. football player
  • Ed Flanders actor
  • James Earle Fraser sculptor
G
  • Wanda Gag author, illustrator
  • Laverne "Verne" Gagne wrestler, football player
  • Judy Garland actress, singer
  • Jean Paul Getty founder getty oil
  • Terry Gilliam actor, writer, director
  • Genevieve Gorder actress
  • Peter Graves actor

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Minnesota Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Aitkin Aitkin 218
Minneapolis Anoka 763
Detroit Lakes Becker 218
Bemidji Beltrami 218
Sauk Rapids Benton 320
Ortonville Big Stone 320
Mankato Blue Earth 507
New Ulm Brown 507
Cloquet Carlton 218
Chaska Carver 952
Cass Lake Cass 218
Montevideo Chippewa 320
North Branch Chisago 651
Moorhead Clay 218
Bagley Clearwater 218
Grand Marais Cook 218
Windom Cottonwood 507
Brainerd Crow Wing 218
Saint Paul Dakota 651
Kasson Dodge 507
Alexandria Douglas 320
Blue Earth Faribault 507
Chatfield Fillmore 507
Albert Lea Freeborn 507
Red Wing Goodhue 651
Elbow Lake Grant 218
Minneapolis Hennepin 612
La Crescent Houston 507
Park Rapids Hubbard 218
Cambridge Isanti 763
Grand Rapids Itasca 218
Jackson Jackson 507
Mora Kanabec 320
Willmar Kandiyohi 320
Hallock Kittson 218
International Falls Koochiching 218
Madison Lac Qui Parle 320
Two Harbors Lake 218
Baudette Lake of the Woods 218
Le Sueur Le Sueur 507
Tyler Lincoln 507
Marshall Lyon 507
Mahnomen Mahnomen 218
Warren Marshall 218
Fairmont Martin 507
Hutchinson McLeod 320
Litchfield Meeker 320
Princeton Mille Lacs 763
Little Falls Morrison 320
Austin Mower 507
Slayton Murray 507
Mankato Nicollet 507
Worthington Nobles 507
Ada Norman 218
Rochester Olmsted 507
Fergus Falls Otter Tail 218
Thief River Falls Pennington 218
Pine City Pine 320
Pipestone Pipestone 507
East Grand Forks Polk 218
Glenwood Pope 320
Saint Paul Ramsey 651
Red Lake Falls Red Lake 218
Redwood Falls Redwood 507
Olivia Renville 320
Faribault Rice 507
Luverne Rock 507
Roseau Roseau 218
Duluth Saint Louis 218
Shakopee Scott 952
Elk River Sherburne 763
Arlington Sibley 507
Saint Cloud Stearns 320
Owatonna Steele 507
Morris Stevens 320
Benson Swift 320
Long Prairie Todd 320
Wheaton Traverse 320
Lake City Wabasha 651
Wadena Wadena 218
Waseca Waseca 507
Saint Paul Washington 651
Saint James Watonwan 507
Breckenridge Wilkin 218
Winona Winona 507
Buffalo Wright 763
Granite Falls Yellow Medicine 320
This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.