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Wyoming 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.

A - B

  • Burnu Acquanetta actress
  • John Perry Barlow poet, essayist, lyricist
  • John Beach author
  • Tom Browning baseball player
  • Edward Winslow Bryant, Jr. author
  • Robert Homer Burns author
C - G
  • Richard B. Cheney 46th u.s. vice president
  • James A. "Jim" Corbett writer, activist
  • Matthew Fox actor
  • Jack R. Gage author
  • James Galvin author
  • Rulon Gardner wrestler
  • Curt Gowdy sportscaster
J - P
  • Isabel Jewell actress
  • Dean Krakel author
  • Chris LaDoux rodeo champion, singer, songwriter
  • Patricia MacLachlan author
  • Jackson Pollock artist
  • Alan K. Simpson politician
  • Milward Simpson politician
  • Gerald Leonard Spence author
  • Chief Washakie Shoshone chief
  • James Watt former u.s. secretary of the interior
  • Clarice Whittenberg educator, author
  • Larry Wilcox actor

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Wyoming Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Laramie Albany 307
Lovell Big Horn 307
Gillette Campbell 307
Rawlins Carbon 307
Douglas Converse 307
Moorcroft Crook 307
Riverton Fremont 307
Torrington Goshen 307
Thermopolis Hot Springs 307
Buffalo Johnson 307
Cheyenne Laramie 307
Afton Lincoln 307
Casper Natrona 307
Lusk Niobrara 307
Cody Park 307
Wheatland Platte 307
Sheridan Sheridan 307
Pinedale Sublette 307
Rock Springs Sweetwater 307
Jackson Teton 307
Evanston Uinta 307
Worland Washakie 307
Newcastle Weston 307

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.