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New York Famous

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  • Sam Perkins basketball player
  • Bernadette Peters actress
  • Jodi Picoult author
  • David Hyde Pierce actor
  • Chaim Potok author
  • Bud Powell jazz musician
  • Colin Powell u.s. secretary of state
  • Priscilla Presley actress
  • George Pullman inventor
  • Mario Puzo author
R
  • Gene Anthony Ray dancer, choreographer
  • Christopher Reeve actor
  • Paul Reiser actor
  • Alfonso Ribeiro actor, television director, comedian
  • Buddy Rich jazz musician
  • Burton Richter physicist
  • Thelma Ritter actress
  • John D. Rockefeller founder standard oil co., philanthropist
  • Laurence Rockefeller philanthropist
  • Winthrop Rockefeller politician
  • Norman Rockwell artist
  • Richard Rodgers composer
  • Alex Rodriguez baseball player
  • Geoffrey Royce "Prince" Rojas singer, songwriter
  • Sonny Rollins jazz musician
  • Ray Romano actor
  • Andy Rooney commentator, journalist
  • Mickey Rooney actor
  • Eleanor Roosevelt first lady, activist
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt u.s. president
  • Theodore Roosevelt u.s. president
  • Ethel Rosenberg spy
  • Julius Rosenberg spy
  • Selena Royle actress
  • Mercedes Ruehl actress
  • Louis Rukeyser columnist, television personality
  • Tim Russert television journalist
S
  • Carl Sagan astronomer
  • J.D. Salinger author
  • Jonas Salk physician, researcher
  • John Salley basketball player
  • Adam Sandler actor, comedian
  • Margaret Sanger co-founder planned parenthood
  • Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos (Criss Angel) magician, illusionist
  • Telly Savalas actor
  • Francesco Scavullo photographer
  • Dick Schaap journalist
  • Vincent Schiavelli actor
  • John Schneider actor, singer
  • Rick Schroder actor
  • Chuck Schumer politician
  • Julius Schwartz comic book editor
  • Martin Scorsese director
  • Vin Scully sportscaster
  • Jerry Seinfeld actor, comedian
  • Maurice Sendak author, illustrator
  • Elizabeth Ann Seton first american catholic saint
  • Tupac Shakur rap artist
  • Artie Shaw band leader
  • Judith Sheindlin jurist, television personality
  • Brooke Shields model, actress
  • Daniel Sickles union general civil war
  • Bugsy Siegel gangster
  • Beverly Sills opera singer
  • Robert Silverberg author
  • Carly Simon musician
  • Neil Simon playwright, screenwriter
  • John Slidell politician
  • Al Smith politician
  • Daniel "Dee" Snider musician, actor
  • Stephen Sondheim songwriter
  • Warren Spahn baseball player
  • Mickey Spillane author
  • Sylvester Stallone actor
  • Barbara Stanwyck actress
  • Joe Start baseball player
  • Howard Stern radio, television personality
  • Risë Stevens opera singer
  • Jon Stewart comedian, television host
  • Julia Stiles actress
  • Jerry Stiller actor, comedian
  • Oliver Stone director, screenwriter
  • Susan Strasberg actress
  • Barbra Streisand singer, actress
T
  • Studs Terkel author
  • Irving Thalberg producer
  • Richard Thomas actor
  • Louis Comfort Tiffany artist
  • Daniel Tompkins u.s. vice president
  • Joe Torre baseball player, coach
  • Donald Trump entrepreneur, television personality
  • Gene Tunney boxer
  • John Tunney politician
  • John Turturro actor
  • William Tweed politician
  • Steven Tyler singer, songwriter, musician
  • Cicely Tyson actress
  • Mike Tyson boxer
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  • Leslie Uggams singer, actress
  • Hikaru "Hikki" Utada singer, songwriter
  • Andrew Vachss author
  • Martin Van Buren u.s. president
  • Cornelius Vanderbilt entrepreneur
  • Luther Vandross singer
  • Robert Vaughn actor
  • Jon Voight actor
W
  • Mark Wahlstrom co-founder legal broadcast network
  • Christopher Walken actor
  • Eli Wallach actor
  • Vera Wang fashion designer
  • Denzel Washington actor
  • Marlon Wayans actor, producer, screenwriter
  • Sigourney Weaver actress
  • Mae West actress
  • Nathanael West author
  • George Westinghouse, Jr. inventor
  • Edith Wharton author
  • Walt Whitman poet, author
  • Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney sculptor
  • Vanessa Williams singer, actress

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New York Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Albany Albany 518
Wellsville Allegany 585
Bronx Bronx 718
Binghamton Broome 607
Olean Cattaraugus 716
Auburn Cayuga 315
Jamestown Chautauqua 716
Elmira Chemung 607
Norwich Chenango 607
Plattsburgh Clinton 518
Hudson Columbia 518
Cortland Cortland 607
Walton Delaware 607
Poughkeepsie Dutchess 845
Buffalo Erie 716
Lake Placid Essex 518
Malone Franklin 518
Gloversville Fulton 518
Batavia Genesee 585
Catskill Greene 518
Indian Lake Hamilton 518
Ilion Herkimer 315
Watertown Jefferson 315
Brooklyn Kings 718
Lowville Lewis 315
Dansville Livingston 585
Oneida Madison 315
Rochester Monroe 585
Amsterdam Montgomery 518
Valley Stream Nassau 516
New York City New York 212
Niagara Falls Niagara 716
Utica Oneida 315
Syracuse Onondaga 315
Canandaigua Ontario 585
Middletown Orange 845
Albion Orleans 585
Oswego Oswego 315
Oneonta Otsego 607
Mahopac Putnam 845
Ridgewood Queens 718
Elmhurst Queens 718
Flushing Queens 718
Jamaica Queens 718
Corona Queens 718
Astoria Queens 718
Troy Rensselaer 518
Staten Island Richmond 718
Spring Valley Rockland 845
Potsdam Saint Lawrence 315
Clifton Park Saratoga 518
Schenectady Schenectady 518
Cobleskill Schoharie 518
Watkins Glen Schuyler 607
Seneca Falls Seneca 315
Corning Steuben 607
Huntington Station Suffolk 631
Monticello Sullivan 845
Owego Tioga 607
Ithaca Tompkins 607
Kingston Ulster 845
Queensbury Warren 518
Hudson Falls Washington 518
Newark Wayne 315
Yonkers Westchester 914
Attica Wyoming 585
Penn Yan Yates 315
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.