Famous People Born In Akron

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 1 
LeBron James
(One of the Greatest Players in NBA History)
LeBron James
226
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 2 
Stephen Curry
(Greatest Shooter in NBA History)
Stephen Curry
135
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 3 
Chrissie Hynde
(Musician)
Chrissie Hynde
13
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 7, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 4 
Angie Everhart
(Actress, Model)
Angie Everhart
5
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: September 7, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
 5 
James Harrison
(American football player)
James Harrison
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 6 
David Allan Coe
(Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer)
David Allan Coe
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 6, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
 7 
Ray Wise
(Known for His Lead Role as 'Leland Palmer' in the ABC TV Series 'Twin Peaks')
Ray Wise
4
Birthdate: August 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 8 
John Dean
(Author)
John Dean
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: October 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
 9 
James Ingram
(Singer)
James Ingram
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 29, 2019
 10 
Jani Lane
(Singer-songwriter)
Jani Lane
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 1, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 10, 2011
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 11 
Mark Mothersbaugh
(Composer, Singer)
Mark Mothersbaugh
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
 12 
Mike Vrabel
(American football coach)
Mike Vrabel
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 13 
Judith Resnik
(Engineer)
Judith Resnik
5
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 5, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 28, 1986
 14 
Willard Van Orman Quine
(Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher of language, Epistemologist, Philosopher of science, University teacher, Professor, Philosopher)
Willard Van Orman Quine
2
Birthdate: June 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: December 25, 2000
 15 
Melina Kanakaredes
8
Birthdate: April 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 16 
Thurman Munson
(Baseball Player)
Thurman Munson
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 7, 1947
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 2, 1979
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 17 
Hugh Downs
(Broadcaster)
Hugh Downs
1
Birthdate: February 14, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 1, 2020
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 18 
Nate Thurmond
(Basketball player)
Nate Thurmond
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: July 16, 2016
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)
 19 
John Magaro
8
Birthdate: February 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 20 
Antoine Winfield Sr.
(American football player)
Antoine Winfield Sr.
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 21 
Tim Owens
(Singer)
Tim Owens
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 13, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
 22 
Dan Auerbach
(Singer, Musician, Guitarist)
Dan Auerbach
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 23 
Maverick Carter
(Businessperson, Basketball player)
Maverick Carter
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 10, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
 24 
Lola Albright
(Actress, Singer)
Lola Albright
3
Birthdate: July 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: March 23, 2017
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 25 
Ara Parseghian
(American Football Player, Coach)
Ara Parseghian
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 2, 2017
 26 
Howard Hewett
(Musician, Songwriter, Recording artist)
Howard Hewett
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 1, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra
 27 
Neel Kashkari
(Investment banker, Politician)
Neel Kashkari
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: July 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
 28 
Heather Kozar
(Actor, Playboy Playmate, Model)
Heather Kozar
0
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: May 4, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 29 
Parris Campbell
(American football player)
Parris Campbell
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 16, 1997
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 30 
Beanie Wells
(American Football Player)
Beanie Wells
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 31 
Rhea Butcher
(Stand-up Comedian)
Rhea Butcher
9
Birthdate: August 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
 32 
Whitney Mercilus
(American Football Player)
Whitney Mercilus
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 21, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 33 
Gary Pinkel
(Head coach, American football player)
Gary Pinkel
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
 34 
Chris Stuckmann
(YouTube Film Critic, Filmmaker)
Chris Stuckmann
1
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: April 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 35 
Devin Smith
(American football player)
Devin Smith
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 36 
Vaughn Monroe
(Singer, Musician)
Vaughn Monroe
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 7, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 21, 1973
 37 
Romeo Travis
(Basketball player)
Romeo Travis
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 38 
Dru Joyce
(Basketball player)
Dru Joyce
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 29, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 39 
Michael Dokes
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 11, 2012
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 40 
Gus Johnson
(Basketball Player, Basketball Coach)
Gus Johnson
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 29, 1987
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 41 
Marian Mercer
(Actress, Musician)
Marian Mercer
0
Birthdate: November 26, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 27, 2011
 42 
Robert Quine
(Guitarist)
Robert Quine
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 30, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 31, 2004
 43 
Sydne Rome
(Actress)
Sydne Rome
0
Birthdate: March 17, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 44 
William Boyett
(Actor known for his roles in law enforcement dramas on television from the 1950s through the 1990s)
William Boyett
0
Birthdate: January 3, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 29, 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 45 
David McLean
0
Birthdate: May 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 12, 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 46 
Alan Myers
(musician)
Alan Myers
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1955 AD
Died: June 24, 2013
 47 
Art Arfons
(Car Racer)
Art Arfons
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: December 3, 2007
 48 
Jaroslav Pelikan
(Historian)
Jaroslav Pelikan
0
Birthdate: December 17, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 13, 2006
 49 
Stanford R. Ovshinsky
0
Birthdate: November 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 17, 2012
 50 
David Jenkins
(Olympic Athlete)
David Jenkins
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer