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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.

S continued

  • Shavehead potawatomi chief
  • Brewster H. Shaw astronaut
  • Shaw-shaw-way-nay-beece (The Swallow) chippewa indian chief
  • Robert Shaye film producer
  • Alex Shelley wrestler
  • Grant Show actor
  • Stirling Silliphant screenwriter, producer
  • Joseph Silverstein violinist, conductor
  • Ted Lyle Simmons baseball player
  • Sinbad comedian, actor
  • John Sinclair poet
  • Tom Sizemore actor
  • Tom Skerritt actor
  • Tom Smith singer, songwriter
  • John Smoltz baseball player
  • Joseph Sobran journalist
  • Leo Sowerby composer, pulitzer prize winner
  • David Spade actor
  • Margaret Spellings u.s. secretary of education
  • Gene Sperling economist
  • (The) Spinners music group
  • Jay Springsteen motorcycle racer
  • Michael "Mike" Squires baseball player
  • Deborah "Debbie" Stabenow politician
  • Joe Staley football player
  • Jeff Stanton motorcycle racer
  • James "Jim" Starlin comic book writer, artist
  • K. J. Stevens author
  • Potter Stewart jurist
  • Mary Chase Perry Stratton ceramist
  • Paul M. Strickler author
  • Elaine Stritch actress
  • Homer Stryker inventor, founder stryker corp.
  • Cheryl Studer opera singer
  • George Stults actor
  • Jeff Stults actor
  • Anna Sui fashion designer
  • Glendon Swarthout author
T
  • William Talman actor
  • Ray Teal actor
  • (The) Temptations music group
  • Aloysius "Lou" Thesz wrestler
  • Allan R. Thieme inventor
  • Danny Thomas entertainer
  • Marlo Thomas actress
  • Timothy "Tim" Thomas hockey player
  • Craig Thompson graphic novelist
  • Samuel C. C. Ting physicist, nobel laureate
  • Lily Tomlin comedian, actress, producer
  • Thomas "Tom" Tresh baseball player
  • Lemuel "Lem" Tucker television journalist
  • Preston Tucker automobile designer
  • Kent Twitchell muralist
U
  • William E. Upjohn founder upjohn pharmaceutical co.
  • Frederick Upton co-founder whirlpool corp.
  • Louis Upton co-founder whirlpool corp.
V
  • Chris Van Allsburg author, illustrator
  • Jerry Van Amerongen cartoonist
  • Jay Van Andel co-founder amway
  • Courtney B. Vance actor
  • Kevin VanDam world champion bass angler
  • Rob Van Dam wrestler
  • Arthur H. Vandenberg politician
  • Peter Vanderkaay olympic medalist
  • John Vandiesbrouck hockey player
  • Brad Van Pelt football player
  • Maurice Van Robays baseball player
  • Harvey Vernon actor
  • John D. Voelker author
W
  • Don Waddell hockey player
  • Robert Wagner actor
  • Carol Wald illustrator
  • Narada Michael Walden singer, songwriter
  • Chet Walker basketball player
  • Don Was musician
  • David Wayne actor
  • Veronica Webb model, actress
  • Chris Webber basketball player
  • Doug Weight hockey player
  • Robert "Bob" Welch baseball player
  • Thomas Huckle Weller virologist, nobel laureate
  • Mark Wells olympic medalist
  • Mary Wells singer
  • Kurt Wenner artist
  • Billy West actor
  • Kim Weston singer
  • Robert Whaley basketball player
  • Stewart Edward White author
  • Jordyn Marie Wieber Olympic medalist, gymnast
  • Rudolph "Rudy" Wiedoeft musician
  • Nancy Willard poet, author
  • Serena Williams tennis player
  • Elizabeth Wilson actress
  • Jackie Wilson singer
  • George Winston pianist
  • Don Witherspoon actor
  • Adolph Wolgast boxer
  • Stevie Wonder singer
  • LaMarr Woodley football player
  • Alfred Worden astronaut
  • Wosso ojibwa indian leader
  • D'arcy Wretzky musician
  • Lorenzo Wright olympic medalist
  • Max Wright actor
Y
  • Thomas "Tom" Yawkey former owner boston red sox
  • Mike York hockey player
  • Curtis "Curt" Young baseball player
  • Kevin Young baseball player
  • Sheila Young olympic medalist
Z
  • John Ziegler former nhl president
  • Kim Zimmer actress

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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.