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Old 05-12-2010, 02:24 PM
 
Location: Detroit
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Here is a decent list of famous people from Michigan.


Famous People from Michigan, Actors, Singers and more!
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Old 05-15-2010, 10:02 PM
 
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Here is a decent list of famous people from Michigan.


Famous People from Michigan, Actors, Singers and more!
The link doesnt work.
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Old 05-16-2010, 08:44 AM
 
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I dont see George Gipp
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Old 05-17-2010, 01:59 AM
 
Location: New Haven Michigan
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Default Famous Michiganders

Musicians I did'nt see
Jack Scott-Hazel Park
Marshall Crenshaw
Pete Anderson(Dwight Yoakam)
Jeff Hanna(Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
Don Was
JD Souther
Suzie Quatro
Michael Quatro
Jack White
Actors I did'nt see
Ellen Burstyn
Julie Harris
Edward Herrman
Christine Lahti
James Duval(Donnie Darko)
Dennis Cole
Martin Milner(Adam 12)
Chad Everett
JK Simmons
Elaine Stritch
Piper Laurie
Richard Kiel
James Lipton
Roger Corman
James Lipton
Bruce Campbell
Michael Moriarty
Joan Leslie
Seymour Cassell
Kim Hunter
Della Reese
Ed McMahon
Danny Jacobs
Michael Woods
Maty Lunn Rajshub
Gail O'Grady
George and Geoff Stults
Judy Greer
Sherilyn Fenn

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Old 05-17-2010, 02:36 AM
 
Location: Kansas City
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No Terry Gerin aka Rhyno on that list makes me a sad panda
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Old 05-17-2010, 04:18 PM
 
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Jack Paar
James McDivitt (NASA astronaut)

Bonus trivia - Jackson, MI was the birthplace of the Republican party
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Old 05-18-2010, 03:58 PM
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Location: Phoenix,AZ
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Tony Dungy....still holds the high school record for interceptions, I reckon. The pride of Jackson.


Alex Karras. Lived in MI quite a while.



Jerome Bettis. Graduated from Detroit Mackenzie High School.

Mickey Stanley of the Tigers still lives in South Lyon. Silver Lake. I was classmates with his daughters.

Ernest Hemingway spent a lot of time in MI; I'm assuming he owned property in da U.P.

That needs checking out.
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Old 05-21-2010, 06:21 PM
 
Location: Marquette, MI
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Don't see Glen Seaborg (nobel prize) , Kelly Johnson (of skunk works Lockheed Martain fame), or Jon Launter (architect)
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Old 05-21-2010, 06:28 PM
 
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Went to school with Todd Cruz played baseball for Kansas I believe, and Eddie Gates played for the Tigers (another school mate).
Mitch Ryder, Thats it for my 2 cents...
Debbie SE MI
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Old 05-21-2010, 09:40 PM
 
Location: West Michigan
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Don't forget Roger Bruce Chaffee, one of the Apollo 1 Astronauts who died in the fire. He was from Grand Rapids and graduated from Central High School in GR.
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