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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.

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  • James O'Barr comic book writer, graphic artist
  • Frank Oberlin baseball player
  • Kevin O'Connor co-founder doublelick advertising co.
  • John Okemos saginaw chippewa indian chief
  • Terry O'Quinn actor
  • James Osterberg "Iggy Pop" singer, songwriter
  • David Ott composer
  • David M. Overton founder cheesecake factory
  • Frank Owen baseball player
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  • Thomas "Tom" Paciorek baseball player
  • Harland Page basketball player
  • Larry Page co-founder google web search
  • Elizabeth Parcells opera singer
  • Zeena Parkins musician
  • Philip Orin Parmalee aviation pioneer
  • Freda Payne singer
  • George Peppard actor
  • Jereme Perry football player
  • Morris Peterson basketball player
  • Marge Piercy poet, author
  • Dave Pike musician
  • Simon Pokagon author
  • Richard "Dick" Pole baseball player
  • Wardell Pomeroy sexologist, author
  • Pontiac ottawa indian leader
  • William Porter olympic medalist
  • Charles E. Potter politician
  • Susan May Pratt actress
  • Thomas E. "Tom" Price politician
  • Joseph Jason "J.J." Putz baseball player
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  • Suzi Quatro actress, singer
  • Harriet Quimby first woman to obtain pilot license in u.s., first woman to fly across english channel
  • Richard Quine actor
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  • Gilda Radner comedian
  • Brian Rafalski hockey player
  • Heather Raffo actress, playwright
  • Ivan Raimi screenwriter
  • Sam Raimi film director, producer
  • Ted Raimi actor
  • Mary Lynn Rajskub actress, comedian
  • Dudley Randall poet, publisher
  • Joyce Randolph actress
  • Ralph Rapson architect
  • Kenneth "Ken" Read skier
  • Gary Reed comic book writer
  • Della Reese singer
  • Dianne Reeves singer
  • Philip Ramond "the Vulture" Regan baseball player
  • Mervin Rettenmund baseball player
  • Burton "Burt" Reynolds actor
  • Roger Reynolds composer, pulitzer prize winner
  • Glen Rice basketball player
  • Jason Richardson basketball player
  • Donald W. Riegle, Jr. politician
  • Dorothy Comstock Riley jurist
  • Karon Riley football player
  • Andre Rison football player
  • Robert James Ritchie (Kid Rock) musician
  • Amy Robach television journalist
  • Jason Robards, Sr. actor
  • William "Smokey" Robinson singer, songwriter
  • Theodore Roethke poet, pulitzer prize winner
  • Brian Rolston hockey player
  • Mitt Romney politician
  • Frank Rosolino musician
  • Diana Ross singer
  • Terry Rossio screenwriter
  • Dan Roundfield basketball player
  • Wirt C. Rowland architect
  • Roz Ryan actress
  • Mitch Ryder musician
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  • Chris Sabin wrestler
  • Christopher "Chris" Sabo baseball player
  • Robert Sabuda author, paper engineer
  • Jeffrey Sachs economist
  • Jay Schadler television news correspondent
  • Tony Scheffler football player
  • Norbert Schemansky olympic medalist
  • Thomas Schippers conductor
  • Jon Scieszka author
  • Bill Schwab photographer
  • Stuart Schweigert football player
  • Glenn T. Seaborg chemist, nobel laureate
  • Steven Seagal actor, producer
  • Richard A. Searfoss astronaut
  • Bob Seger singer
  • Tom Selleck actor
  • Matthew Shafer (Uncle Kracker) musician
  • Claude Shannon engineer, mathematician, "father of information theory"
  • Del Shannon singer, songwriter

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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.