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Massachusetts Famous

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  • Billy De Wolfe actor
  • Emily Dickinson poet
  • Nick DiPaolo comedian
  • Ken Doane wrestler
  • Illeana Douglas actress, director, screenwriter, producer
  • Rachel Dratch actress, comedian
  • W.E.B. Du Bois civil rights activist, historian, poet
  • Anne Dudek actress
  • Michael Dukakis politician
  • Olympia Dukakis artist
  • Eliza Dushku actress
  • Bob Elliott comedian
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson essayist, philosopher, poet
  • John Ennis actor, comedian
  • Mike Eruzione olympic medalist
  • Brian Evans singer
  • Chris Evans actor
  • Charles Farrell actor
  • Edith Fellows actress
  • Aaron Feuerstein inventor
  • Mark "The Bird" Fidrych baseball player
  • Arthur Fiedler conductor
  • John Flansburg musician
  • Esther Forbes author
  • Arlene Francis actress
  • Benjamin Franklin author, inventor, statesman
  • Buckminster Fuller designer, architect
  • Margaret Fuller women's rights activist
  • Samuel Fuller director
  • Michael Gandolfi composer
  • Erle Stanley Gardner author
  • William Lloyd Garrison abolitionist, journalist, editor
  • Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss) author, cartoonist
  • Elbridge Gerry u.s. vice president
  • Georgia Gibbs singer
  • Paul Michael Glaser actor
  • Tom Glavine baseball player
  • Robert H. Goddard scientist
  • Ellen Goodman journalist, pulitzer prize winner
  • Ruth Gordon actress
  • Ray Goulding comedian
  • Robert Goulet singer, actor
  • Adolphus Greely polar explorer
  • Scott Grimes actor
  • Tammy Grimes singer
  • William "Bill" Guerin hockey player
  • Jasmine Guy actress


  • Edward Everett Hale author
  • John Hancock american patriot, politician, first to sign the declaration of independence
  • Van Hansis actor
  • Childe Hassam artist
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne author
  • Fran Healy baseball player
  • Judith Hoag actress
  • John Hodgman author
  • Abbott Howard "Abbie" Hoffman social political activist
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. jurist
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. poet
  • Winslow Homer artist
  • Elias Howe inventor
  • Thomas Hutchinson politician
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  • George S. Irving actor
  • Helen Hunt Jackson author
  • William LeBaron Jenney architect
  • Ann Jillian actress
  • Amy Jo Johnson actress
  • Howard Deering Johnson founder howard johnson's
  • Madeline Kahn actress
  • Mindy Kaling actress
  • Ben Karlin producer
  • Tim Keefe baseball player
  • Abby Kelley abolitionist, social reformer
  • Jean Louisa Kelly actress, singer
  • Nancy Kelly actress
  • Arthur Kennedy actor
  • Edward "Ted" Kennedy politician
  • John F. "Jack" Kennedy u.s. president

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Massachusetts Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
East Falmouth Barnstable 508
Pittsfield Berkshire 413
New Bedford Bristol 508
Oak Bluffs Dukes 508
Lynn Essex 781
Greenfield Franklin 413
Springfield Hampden 413
Amherst Hampshire 413
Cambridge Middlesex 617
Lowell Middlesex 978
Nantucket Nantucket 508
Quincy Norfolk 617
Brockton Plymouth 508
Boston Suffolk 617
Worcester Worcester 508

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