Ohio

Ohio Famous Natives

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

  • Berenice Abbott photographer
  • Kurt Abbott baseball player
  • Karen Ackerman author
  • Steven Adler musician
  • Lola Albright singer, actress
  • Tom Aldredge actor
  • Corey Allen film director, writer, producer
  • Sherwood Anderson author
  • Ray Anthony bandleader, trumpeter
  • R. W. Apple journalist, editor
  • Neil Armstrong astronaut, first man on the moon
  • Dan Auerback musician
  • Albert Ayler musician, composer
B
  • Catherine Bach actress
  • Jim Backus actor
  • William Jacob Baer artist, illustrator
  • Kaye Ballard actress
  • Chris Bando baseball player
  • Lisa Banes actress
  • Theda Bara actress
  • Bobby Bare singer
  • Natalie Clifford Barney poet
  • Majel Barrett actress
  • Frank J. Battisti jurist
  • Kathleen Battle soprano
  • Tim Belcher baseball player
  • George Bellows artist
  • Jonathan Bennett actor
  • Halle Berry model, actress
  • Ambrose Bierce journalist, writer
  • Chad Billingsley baseball player
  • Cindy Blackman musician
  • Nina Blackwood music journalist
  • Dave Blaney auto racer
  • J. Paul Boehmer actor
  • Erma Bombeck columnist
  • William "Bill" Boyd actor
  • Earl Boykins basketball player
  • Louis Bromfield author, pulitzer prize winner
  • Clancy Brown actor
  • Paul Brown football coach
  • Ray Brown baseball player
  • Woody Brown actor
  • Charles F. Brush inventor
  • Michelle Burke inventor
  • Henry Lawrence Burnett union army brigadier general
  • Ralph Byrd actor
  • Marion Byrom comedian
C
  • Mary Katherine Campbell two-time miss america
  • Milton Caniff cartoonist
  • George Cappuzello baseball player
  • Vincent J. Cardinal playwright
  • Drew Carey actor
  • Rob Carpenter football player
  • Clarence Eugene "Butch" Carter basketball coach
  • Cris Carter football player
  • Drew Carter football player
  • Lionel Cartwright singer, songwriter
  • Nancy Cartwright voice actress
  • Alice Cary poet
  • William Case politician
  • Steve Chabot politician
  • George Chakiris actor
  • Justin Chambers actor
  • Damian Chapa actor
  • Tracy Chapman singer, songwriter
  • Charles W. Chesnutt author
  • Marguerite Clark actress
  • Gilby Clarke musician
  • Roger Clemens baseball player
  • Tammy Cochran singer
  • David Allan Coe singer, songwriter
  • Marco Coleman football player
  • William "Bootsy" Collins musician
  • Cris Collinsworth football player, sportscaster
  • Ray Combs television game show host
  • Earl Thomas Conley singer, composer
  • Tim Conway actor
  • Cowboy Copas singer
  • James M. Cox politician
  • Hart Crane poet
  • Wes Craven film director
  • Sylvia Crawley basketball player, coach
  • Larry Csonka football player
  • Michael Cunningham author, pulitzer prize winner
  • Ben Curtis golfer
  • George Custer cavalry commander civil war, indian wars
D
  • Beverly D'Angelo actress
  • Dorothy Dandridge actress
  • Frank Daniels actor, comedian
  • William H. Daniels cinematographer
  • Thom Darden football player
  • Clarence Darrow attorney, civil libertarian
  • Charles G. Dawes u.s. vice president
  • Len Dawson football player, sportscaster
  • Doris Day actress, singer
  • Edward J. DeBartolo, Sr. builder, developer, "father" of american shopping malls
  • Ruby Dee actress, playwright, screenwriter
  • Jay DeMarcus musician
  • Michael DeWine politician
  • Phyllis Diller comedian
  • Bethany Dillon musician
  • Martin Dillon tenor, musician
  • Jim Dine artist
  • Phil Donahue talk show host
  • Stephen R. Donaldson author
  • Andy Dorris football player
  • James "Buster" Douglas boxer
  • Rita Dove poet, pulitzer prize winner
  • Hugh Downs television broadcaster
  • Dave Dravecky baseball player, motivational speaker
  • Robert "Rob" Dyrdek skateboarder, actor
  • Keir Dullea actor
  • Paul L. Dunbar poet
  • Ryan Dunn actor

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Ohio Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
West Union Adams 937
Lima Allen 419
Ashland Ashland 419
Ashtabula Ashtabula 440
Athens Athens 740
Wapakoneta Auglaize 419
Saint Clairsville Belmont 740
Florence Boone 859
Mount Orab Brown 937
Hamilton Butler 513
Carrollton Carroll 330
Urbana Champaign 937
Springfield Clark 937
Loveland Clermont 513
Wilmington Clinton 937
Salem Columbiana 330
Coshocton Coshocton 740
Bucyrus Crawford 419
Cleveland Cuyahoga 216
Greenville Darke 937
Defiance Defiance 419
Delaware Delaware 740
Sandusky Erie 419
Lancaster Fairfield 740
Washington Court House Fayette 740
Columbus Franklin 614
Swanton Fulton 419
Gallipolis Gallia 740
Chardon Geauga 440
Dayton Greene 937
Cambridge Guernsey 740
Cincinnati Hamilton 513
Findlay Hancock 419
Kenton Hardin 419
Cadiz Harrison 740
Napoleon Henry 419
Hillsboro Highland 937
Logan Hocking 740
Millersburg Holmes 330
Norwalk Huron 419
Jackson Jackson 740
Steubenville Jefferson 740
Mount Vernon Knox 740
Mentor Lake 440
Ironton Lawrence 740
Newark Licking 740
Bellefontaine Logan 937
Lorain Lorain 440
Toledo Lucas 419
London Madison 740
Youngstown Mahoning 330
Marion Marion 740
Medina Medina 330
Pomeroy Meigs 740
Celina Mercer 419
Troy Miami 937
Woodsfield Monroe 740
Dayton Montgomery 937
McConnelsville Morgan 740
Mount Gilead Morrow 419
Zanesville Muskingum 740
Caldwell Noble 740
Port Clinton Ottawa 419
Paulding Paulding 419
Thornville Perry 740
Circleville Pickaway 740
Waverly Pike 740
Kent Portage 330
Eaton Preble 937
Ottawa Putnam 419
Mansfield Richland 419
Chillicothe Ross 740
Fremont Sandusky 419
Portsmouth Scioto 740
Tiffin Seneca 419
Sidney Shelby 937
Canton Stark 330
Akron Summit 330
Warren Trumbull 330
New Philadelphia Tuscarawas 330
Marysville Union 937
Van Wert Van Wert 419
McArthur Vinton 740
Mason Warren 513
Marietta Washington 740
Wooster Wayne 330
Bryan Williams 419
Perrysburg Wood 419
Upper Sandusky Wyandot 419