Tuesday, April 3, 2007

Other Famous Oklahomans












































































Famous Oklahomans
Johnny Bench baseball player, Oklahoma City



John Berryman poet, MacAlester



Garth Brooks singer, Tulsa



Jeremy Castle singer, Blanchard



Iron Eyes Cody Cherokee actor



Gordon Cooper astronaut, Shawnee



Ralph Ellison writer, Oklahoma City



James Garner actor, Norman



Owen K. Garriott astronaut, Enid



Vince Gill singer, Norman



Chester Gould cartoonist, Pawnee



Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie singer, composer, Okemah



Ike Taylor, Zac Hanson music, Tulsa



Roy Harris composer, Lincoln City



Paul Harvey broadcaster, Tulsa



Van Heflin actor, Walters



Tony Hillerman author, Sacred Heart



Ron Howard actor, director, Duncan



Karl Guthe Jansky engineer, Norman



Ben Johnson actor, Pawhuska



Jennifer Jones actress, Tulsa



Jeane Kirkpatrick diplomat, Duncan



Shannon Lucid astronaut, Bethany


The LocalMalcontent blogger, Yanush


Mickey Mantle baseball Star, Spavinaw



Reba McEntire singer, McAlester



Shannon Miller Olympic gymnast, Edmond



Bill Moyers journalist, Hugo



Daniel Patrick Moynihan N.Y. senator, Tulsa



Patti Page singer, Clarence



Brad Pitt actor Shawnee



Tony Randall actor, Tulsa



Oral Roberts evangelist, Ada



Dale Robertson actor, Oklahoma City



Will Rogers humorist, Oologah



Dan Rowan comedian, Beggs



Leon Russell, rock singer, Tulsa



Robert Stemmons, whistler, Tulsa



Maria Tallchief, ballerina, Fairfax



Jim Thorpe, Olympic athlete, Prague



Jeanne Tripplehorn actress, Tulsa



Ted Shackleford actor, Tulsa



Wilma Mankiller Cherokee chief, Tahlequah



Just so everyone knows, Oklahoma has done it's part in producing good--No, Great-- Conservative personalities, as well as other great Americans.



Not just great College Football players.

2 comments:

Abouna said...

You Guys must have something good in your water.

The Localmalcontent said...

It is good water, but moreover, it's a deep belief in a Creator Who is more than all of us together. Some of us are gifted enough to touch alot of people with G-d's love, others of us do it on a 1-to-1 basis, hahaha, ????