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Old 01-20-2009, 10:26 PM
 
Location: Twin Cities, Minnesota
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Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in Wisconsin.
But she grew up in DeSmet, SD. Little House on the Prairie is based on her childhood in the Dakota Territory.

Laura Ingalls Wilder - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 01-20-2009, 11:39 PM
 
Location: New England & The Maritimes
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The Kennedys

Our royal family

Get well, Teddy
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Old 01-21-2009, 02:03 AM
 
Location: Chicago metro
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Illinois:

President Barack Obama & Obama family

Dwayne Wade

Quincy Jones
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Old 01-21-2009, 02:01 PM
 
Location: Pahoa Hawaii
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Barack Obama
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Old 01-21-2009, 05:10 PM
 
Location: vista
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Originally Posted by Go Ne View Post
Gerald R Ford
Warren Buffett
Willa Cather
possibly Malcolm X but shaky
Standing Bear
J Sterling Morton
Father Flanagan
Johnny Carson
Larry the Cable Guy
Clayton Anderson
Tom Osborne
Grace Abbot

Henry Fonda
Marlon Brando
James Coburn
Richie Ashburn
Gale Sayers
Dick Cavett
Marge Helgenberger
Williams Jennings Bryan
Melissa Midwest

and me!
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Old 01-21-2009, 05:58 PM
 
Location: OKLAHOMA CITY
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OKLA

Johnny Bench
Baseball great
Garth Brooks
Of Yukon, country and western music entertaine
Lon Chaney
Ok
Bart Conner
Olympic gold medal winner, gymnastics
Joan Crawford
Lawton, Actor
Dizzy Dean
Baseball great
John Denver
Corn, Clinton, Musician
Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd
Akins, Sallisaw, Outlaw
James Garner
Actor
Paul Harvey
Tulsa, Broadcast journalist
Ron Howard
Duncan, Actor/Director
Toby Keith
Moore, Musician
Mickey Mantle,
Baseball great
Shannon Miller
Edmond, Gymnast
Bobby Murcer
Okla. City, Baseball great.
Wiley Post
A Native Oklahoman and a pioneer in the field of aviation. He was the first to discover the jet stream and the first ever to design and wear a space suit
]Will Rogers
Humorist, entertainer, ambassador-at-large
Jim Thorpe
One of Oklahoma's greatest athletes. At the 1912 Olympics, the King of Sweden declared that Thorpe was "the greatest athlete in the world."
Wayman Tisdale
Great basketball player and athlete
Carrie Underwood
Of Checotah. American Idol winner 2005
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:39 PM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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My personal faves from IL: Wyatt Earp, Ronald Reagan, Harrison Ford, Donald Rumsfeld, and who can forget the ladies? Cindy Crawford, Raquel Welch, Jenny McCarthy, Adrienne Curry, etc.
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Old 01-22-2009, 01:10 PM
 
Location: 3219'03.7"N 10643'55.9"W
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New Mexico:
Conrad Hilton
Jeff Bezos
Ronnie Lott
Clyde Tombaugh
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Old 01-22-2009, 01:48 PM
 
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
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The Kennedys

Our royal family

Get well, Teddy
I second that.
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